Crosskeys Silver Band

Crosskeys Silver Band

Charity information

Crosskeys Silver Band

Crosskeys Silver Band provides musical opportunities for all in the brass band tradition within the local community especially for disadvantaged young people.

Founded 2010

  • Mission statement

    To promote and educate the public in the Musical Arts and in particular, the art of brass band playing and to further the development of public appreciation and taste in the said art by the presentation of concerts and other activities
    To help secure the heritage of the colliery brass band tradition and to educate the public to the importance of colliery bands in the delivery of music appreciation to the public in the 19th and 20th centuries.
    To provide assistance and tuition in the playing of brass band instruments in South East Wales especially where financial hardship or other considerations would have a detrimental affect on the persons ability to undertake such activities.

  • Aims

    Crosskeys Silver Band aims to:

    • Promotion of the Musical Arts particularly in the art of brass band playing
    • To provide musical education opportunities for all with a special emphasis on young people
    • To promote the heritage of colliery brass band traditions and the appreciation of the historical significance of such traditions
  • Overview

    Established: December 2010

    Registered Charity Number: 1139417

    Board members: 4

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 6

    Phone number: 07561182148

    Address: 19, Waunfawr Road Crosskeys Newport NP11 7PG

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