Gibraltar Tour 2020
Surrey Brass intends to undertake a short tour to Gibraltar from 29 May to 1st June 2020.
During this, our first tour abroad, Surrey Brass will renew our performing relationship with our conductor Jonathan Spencer who will by then have become Bandmaster of The Band and Corps of Drums of the Royal Gibraltar Regiment.
It is set to be a busy weekend with concerts by Surrey Brass, Musical collaboration with The Band and Corps of Drums of the Royal Gibraltar Regiment together with an educational event for young local players, potential for other performances with local organisations, maybe a charity fundraising concert, and of course some social engagements.
We plan to perform a concert within the famous St. Michael's Cave within the Rock of Gibraltar. The cave in the Rock has been a popular concert hall for many years, with a long prior history of being used for many other purposes. The rock formations are fantastically beautiful and have a unique acoustic. Surrey Brass has performed in a number of unusual places but this will certainly be the first time Surrey Brass will have performed underground!
We hope this tour will be supported by the Gibraltar Government Ministry of Culture and other arts promotion organisations on the Rock.
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Would your organisation be interested in sponsoring Surrey Brass for this tour? What should we play in the concert - Grieg's "In the Hall of the Mountain King" - Contact us with your suggestions for the musical programme.
Without doubt the tour to Gibraltar is is the most expensive project Surrey Brass has attempted since formation in 2001 and we need help with funding to make it happen.
Being in the audience for our concerts is always a great way to support Surrey Brass and we hope you can attend several before the tour begins. If your organisation could be interested in Sponsoring us please Contact us.
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