Ottery St Mary Silver Band to play at proms concert

PUBLISHED: 17:00 11 October 2019

Ottery St Mary Parish Church. Picture: Simon Horn

Ottery St Mary Parish Church. Picture: Simon Horn

Simon Horn

A proms concert takes place in Ottery St Mary on Saturday, October 12, featuring the town’s silver band and other performers.

The music will range from traditional tunes, such as the Floral Dance, to more modern pieces, and there will be a rousing finale with favourites including Rule Britannia, Jerusalem and Land of Hope and Glory.

Joining the Ottery St Mary Silver Band will be the parish church choir, who will be performing their own selection of songs, and vocalist Val Howels.

She will be accompanied by pianist Dorothy Worthington, and she will also reappear at the end of the concert, in full Britannia costume, for the finale.

The event will take place at Ottery St Mary Parish Church, starting at 7.30pm.

Tickets are £8 or £4 for under 16s, available from Seasons Tea Rooms, the Ottery branch of Gilbert Stephens, or by calling 07732 791492. There may be tickets available on the door.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Sidmouth Herald. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Most Read

Latest from the Sidmouth Herald