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2016's Show!

With our 80th Year Season coming to a close it's time to start look to our 2016 Season booking are coming in and we will soon start looking at our show for the new season.

Christmas Spirit in Matlock for
'The Victorian Christmas Market'.
Saturday 6th December 2014

Derby Midshipmen Band set to entertain the crowds & march Santa Claus to the Christmas Lights switch on at Matlock's Victorian Christmas Market,
Saturday 6th Dec 2014.

Nottingham Old Market Square
Surprise Flash Mob Wedding Proposal

Full Version with Choir, Dance Troupe,
Derby Midshipmen & Proposal (10mins)

Derby Midshipmen Band entertained the crowds with Nottingham choir Quorus & Dance Troupe "Jason Derulo's It Girl"
In a surprise Flash Mob ending in a proposal of marriage.
Congratulations to Lee Vernon and Sophie Shimwell.

Edited Version with The Derby Midshipmen & Proposal Only (5mins)
is available on our YouTube Site

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The Derby Midshipmen Band entertains the public in Carnivals, Parades and Main Arena Events, providing intricate music and marching displays which are changed each year.

We are an non-profit making organisation (Registered Charity No. 1088782) working hard to raise money for local and national charities by performing in concerts and cabarets. 

We are currently looking for members
in all sections of the band.

# Ability to play an instrument and march
is not required as training will be given

# All we ask is that you are enthusiastic,
committed and willing to learn

# Age 10+ (no upper age limit)

Instruments and uniforms are provided on loan free of charge. Instruments played within the band cover a wide range of Brass, Woodwind and Percussion and the band practices 2 times per week on mainly Friday evenings (indoor) and Sunday mornings (outdoor). 

If you are interested in joining us
please contact us either by email at
or by contacting Jane Atkins on 01332 544876.

Friday evenings 7.30 pm – 9 pm
Rolls Royce Club, Moor Lane, Allenton, Derby. DE24 9HY

Sunday mornings 10 am -12 noon
Alvaston Park, London Road. Derby DE24 8QQ

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