Training Band concert with the Doncaster Youth Stage Band - September 2015
Thurcroft Welfare Training Band under the baton of Andy Mee joined with John Ellis MBE and the Doncaster Youth Stageband of the Doncaster Youth Jazz Associaton to entertain an appreciative audience at St Simon's and St Jude's Church, Thurcroft on Saturday 26th September 2015.
The Stageband is the junior level group and the largest of the Associations four emsembles
The evening comprised a wide variety of music with the emphasis on jazz and swing, with some members of the Stageband impressively improvising during of their pieces. The Thurcroft band used the evening as an opportunity for some senior players to shine with debut solos.
The evening concluded with a joint peice called Fat Burger directed by both Andy and John, with immediate calls for an encore