Hatfield Colliery Band
We are a UK First Section brass band, based in the South Yorkshire town of Hatfield.(Doncaster)
We are all about music, we love it, and we are available for functions (Full Band or Ten Piece), -be it a garden party, Gala, Club bash, wedding or any function where musical entertainment is required, we can tailor our programme to suit your needs. So, if you are looking for a quality band, we are available for bookings. If you would like more information about us, or wish to request a booking please email our Secretary to make the necessary arrangements.
Bolsover Entertainment contest
The band recently entered the Bolsover Entertainment Contest for the first time. Photos of the event can be seen here:
The Band welcomes Diane Mann on trombone.
The band is in concert at St.Mary's Church, Bottesford, near Grantham, on Saturday, 19th May 2012 at 7.30pm by invitation of the Friends of St. Mary's, Bottesford.
Tickets, price £10 (or £8 for members of the Friends) are available by contacting:-
St.Mary's Parish Office on 01949 842859 or Secretary of the Friends by email at email@example.com.
Tickets will also be available on the door.
Bolsover Entertainment contest
The band entered the Bolsover Entertainment Contest for the first time on the 3rd of October and gained 3rd prize. Videos coming soon....
The Band welcomes David Horn on Solo Horn.
O’Connor to miss Area
Hatfield MD, Graham O’Connor is set to miss the Yorkshire Area Firsts after 55 consecutive years, due to ill health.
Bluebell Wood AppealHatfield Band are pleased to have been invited to contribute to the Bluebell Wood.org Christmas appeal by playing on their new Christmas CD.
If you wish to purchase the CD please contact them via their web site at bluebellwood.org/
A few photos of the making of the acompanying video
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Visit To Merksplas [Belgium]
We had been invited to play in Belgum by the Merksplas music association who were celebrating their 125 th Year as a society.
The Hatfield Band started their journey to Merksplas on Friday morning 29th August at 2.30 am We called at the Town Council offices and stated loading and were soon on our way, along with the Town Mayor Mr Brian Jackson.
After various pickups on route we boarded the 11.00am ferry from Dover to Calais and arrived at our meeting point at 4pm where we were met by Rik Reiberghs and Dominic who then stayed with us throughout our visit.....
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Blackpool 2008 British Open Firsts
Time again for the British Open Firsts held at the Winter Gardens Blackpool, The Band again competed in the Senior Trophy against 17 other bands from around the country. The Band after working very hard rehearsing proved that this paid off by winning the trophy. This promotes them to play in the Senior Cup in 2009.
The Band were ecstatic about this.
- Diamond Brass
approx 1 min clips
Sing Sing Sing
The Beutiful Calthea
Procession To Covenant
Mid all the Traffic
Irish Tune From County Derry
60th Aniversary CD’s
The Powerfuel Hatfield Colliery Band are celebrating their 60th year, and to commemerate this they have cut two CD’s "Diamond Brass" which has a variety of music on this which includes pieces "America-Love on the Rocks" solo being played our Principal Cornet Player Trevor Kendall, "Breezin Down Broadway", "Sing,Sing,Sing" to name but a few. The second CD ’ Christmas Cheers’ is all Christmas music. The sale of these are doing very well. If you wish to purchase any of these you can contact our Secretary. If you leave your details you will be contacted back to place your order.
A number of recordings have been made of the bands contest performances in recent
years, listen to a few
A few photos taken at one of the bands earlier open Workshop sessions
Hatfield's New Sponsorship Deal
Great news, Hatfield Band have secured a new Co sponsorship deal. More [Details]
The future for Hatfield band is an exciting one that we wish you to share. We want to continue with our musical achievements and through initiatives such as a Web Site and Workshops, we want to bring our musical talents to the attention of a much wider audience and plan to hold events such as Open Workshops e.t.c to help and encourage young players in the Doncaster area. Read more about the [Bands Aims]