Christmas Concerts 2023
Lymington Town Band is delighted to present two concerts of Christmas music this festive season. featuring favourites old and new. The band will perform at Lymington United Reformed Church on Saturday 9th December and St. John’s Church, Hythe on Saturday 16th December. Please see below for details.
Check the Diary Dates page for details of all of the opportunities to listen to the band in December.
Christmas Concert (9th December 2023)
Join us for a Saturday afternoon of Christmas favourites at the United Reform Church, Lymington, conveniently situated on the high street. Book online using the link below to secure your tickets at the advance discounted price of £8 for adults and £Free for children.
Christmas Concert (16th December 2023)
Join us for a Saturday afternoon of Christmas favourites at the St. John’s Church, Hythe. Book online using the link below to secure your tickets at the advance discounted price of £8 for adults and £Free for children.
Concerts to Celebrate the Coronation of King Charles III
Lymington Town Band is delighted to present two concerts at two venues over the weekend of the coronation. The band will be at the Milford on Sea Community Centre on Sunday 7th May and St John’s Church Hythe on Monday 8th May. Please see below for details.
Coronation Concert (8th May 2023)
Lymington Town Band (featuring special guest Pipe Major Roger Huth) present a festival of patriotic music to celebrate the coronation of King Charles III.
Coronation Concert (7th May 2023)
Lymington Town Band and Encore Choir present a festival of patriotic music to celebrate the coronation of King Charles III. Pipe Major Roger Huth will be performing as our special guest.
This concert is now SOLD OUT. Tickets still available for 8th May.
Christmas Festival (17th December 2022)
Lymington Town Band and the Choir of St Johns Church presented a festival of Christmas themed music on the afternoon of Saturday 17th December 2022 at St. John’s Church in Hythe. The audience enjoyed some excellent music performed by the band and the choir.
Autumn Concert (29th October 2022)
An good audience enjoyed an evening of music including marches, music from stage, screen and TV and other favourites such as “Always On My Mind”. St. John’s Church at Hythe has a lovely accoustic that was enjoyed by band and audience alike. The next chance to hear the band at this venue will be the afternoon of Saturday 17th December.
8th September 2022
Lymington Bandstand (Sunday 24th July 2022)
The band unveiled their third new programme of music on the Bath Road bandstand, before playing the hymns for the annual lifeboat thanksgiving service.
Lymington Bandstand (Sunday 3rd July 2022)
Another appreciative audience and a birthday party too.
Lymington Bandstand (Sunday 12th June 2022)
An appreciative audience enjoyed the first of our new programmes of music at the Bath Road bandstand on Sunday 12th June.
April Spring Concert (24th April 2022)
The audience really enjoyed an afternoon of English songs and marches at the Milford on Sea Community Centre on Sunday 24th. April 2022. Music included 633 Squadron, A Fantasia on British Sea Songs and Nimrod, but particular delight was taken in the marching song “Sussex by the Sea” which we reprised as an encore.
Spring Concert (5th March 2022)
The concert was our first performance at St. John’s Church Hythe. A selection of marches and music from films and shows was enjoyed by the audience, and the church acoustic complemented our performance. The splendid raffle prizes completed a pleasant evening out.
Christmas Concert (11th December 2021)
The Christmas Concert on Saturday 11th December 2021 at The United Reformed Church in Lymington High Street was a very enjoyable event for band and audience alike – especially as it was our first performance indoors this year.
Back beside the Bath Road Bandstand (4th July 2021)
On a very breezy afternoon, we entertained passers-by in the Bath Road Recreation ground with a selection on music. Read more on the Band Performances 2021 page.
First Performance of 2021! (20th June 2021)
The band performed to an audience for the first time this year. See the Band Performances 2021 page for details.
Folk Song Suite Completed (24th March 2021)
The final part of the English Folk Song Suite has been completed and released. All of the recordings have now been placed on a dedicated 2021 Lockdown 3 Recordings page.
Folk Song Suite March No. 1 (16th March 2021)
The band has now completed remote recordings of two of the three pieces that make up the Folk Song Suite by Vaughan Williams. The new recording is in stereo so that you can hear each player more clearly (although you will need earphones or other suitable equipment to enjoy the effect). Press play to listen to March No. 1 “Seventeen Next Sunday”.
Folk Song Suite March No. 3 (16th March 2021)
Press play to enjoy the re-released recording in stereo.
More Lockdown Tunes (25th February 2021)
The band has just completed a remote recording of the March from the Folk Song Suite by Vaughan Williams. This recording has been re-released in Stereo on 16th March.
Diary Dates (23rd February 2021)
Provisional dates for concerts on the Lymington bandstand are on the Diary Dates page.
Band News (19th February 2021)
The band has been keeping itself busy in Lockdown 3 to produce a recording of the band playing Puttin’ On The Ritz. Each band member played and recorded their part while listening to a basic backing track to ensure correct timing. Some people even peformed two (or more) parts! Our Musical Director Clive then combined all the individual parts to produce the final result. Press play to have a listen.