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Warrenpoint Park

Another successful concert in Warrenpoint Park on Wednesday evening 6 August. The weather was kind to us and quite a number of spectators enjoyed the one hour programme.  Unusually we had 9 cornets on stage and 3 tenor horns – … Continue reading

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First Cruise Ship in Warrenpoint

It was an early start 8am on Sunday July 20th, as the first ever cruise ship “Saga Pearl II” arrived in Warrenpoint. The band entertained the 500 passengers while the ship docked and as they disembarked to take bus trips to the … Continue reading

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Scarva —-Wet and Windy

The band took part in their first engagement of 2014 with a park performance in Scarva 8 June. It was also the first outing with our new conductor Stephen Murray. Despite the wind and rain and a smaller turn out … Continue reading

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Web Site back up——

After a server problem when the site went down it took some time to rebuild everything……..we are nearly there -just need to link photographs to the posts. The band itself went through a rough patch when we had no conductor, … Continue reading

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Final Concerts of the Season

We had good performances during the summer season with August the busiest. Our Warrenpoint Festival concert went well and was enhanced by our guest soloist Chris Day, trombonist. Chris, son of our percussionist Colin, was on a busman’s holiday as … Continue reading

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Band at Rathfriland

The band was well received at the recent concert in Rathfriland High School. As the main artists in the programme in aid of the building fund for St Johns Church the band played 13 pieces and featured the recent winning … Continue reading

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Brass in Concert Fivemiletown 2013

The Band competed in the Brass Band League “Brass in Concert” in Fivemiletown last weekend and came away with two of the five prizes in their section. The band faced the adjudicators playing a twenty minute programme which was judged … Continue reading

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Photos from Fivemiletown 2013

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CHRISTMAS 2012

The band rounded off the busy Christmas season with a concert in the Quays shopping centre in Newry.The engagements were three carol services two concerts one illuminations switch on and a partridge in a pear tree. They took the opportunity … Continue reading

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NIBA Contest 4th grade Winners

The band took part in the 4th grade of the NIBA contest in Armagh on Saturday 13th October. There were 5 bands competing and Warrenpoint were awarded First Prize with Letterbreen Silver 2nd and Dungannon Silver 3rd. The test piece … Continue reading

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