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Celebrate VE and VJ day with Oxted Band

posted 10 Oct 2015, 23:30 by Admin   [ updated 10 Oct 2015, 23:30 ]
To mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain and the 70th anniversary of both VE and VJ DAY Oxted Band is proud to mark these momentous occasions in British history with a very special concert.

Oxted Band’s “VE VJ Celebration Concert” will be its first formal concert under the baton of its new Musical Director, Darrell Scholes. 

The concert will be in two–parts.  The first half will be an exciting mix of traditional brass band repertoire, show tunes, film music and popular songs some of which are a showcase for the talents of some of Oxted Band’s Star performers.  The second half will be an uplifting , patriotic, Oxted-style “Last Night of the Proms” featuring special guest, the Mezzo Soprano Lisa Davis.

Lisa has performed at the Royal Albert Hall, St Martin in the Field's and in Europe, Australia and the USA and recorded with the BBC Symphony Chorus.

Tickets for Oxted Band’s “VE VJ Celebration Concert” cost £10 per adult and £5.00 per child.  They can be purchased at the door on the night or in advance from Whites Estate Agent,  39-41 Station Road East, Oxted RH8 0BD or by telephoning Peter on 07584246501  Refreshments will be available.

To help create a very special atmosphere, concert goers are encouraged to bring along Union Jacks and other patriotic memorabilia.