London Military Band
The London Military Band is a stunning and unique wind ensemble consisting of off-duty professional serving military musicians and musicians trained at the Royal College of Music. Alan Shellard, former musician from the Grenadier Guards, conducts this band.
The band are a perfect addition to all types of event where a traditional brass band/wind performance is required. They can also perform in traditional guard costumes, reproductions of those worn by the Grenadier Guards between 1860 and 1945, recreating not only the traditional military band sound but also the look.
They create bespoke performances, tailor made to suit each event, whether you are looking for entertainment for an industry trade show, exhibition or fair or a fanfare for a ceremony or an outdoor concert. They can play a range of styles in different formats so please let us know what your event needs are and we can create a bespoke performance to suit.
A Christmas Fantasia – concert presented by Iolo Williams
This dazzling Christmas Fantasia is a spectacular traditional Christmas concert for all the family. Popular TV wildlife presenter Iolo Williams can present the show and presenting can be in Welsh or English or a combination if required. The band can also be accompanied by guest vocalist Emily Dankworth.
Programme highlights include:
O Holy Night – Adolphe Adam
Selections from ‘The Wizard of Oz’ – Stothart and Arlen
Sleigh Ride – Leroy Anderson
Mother Goose Suite – Ravel
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring – J. S. Bach
A Christmas Carol Fantasia – Traditional
The Skater’s Waltz – Waldteufel
Selections from ‘The Nutcracker Suite’ – Tchaikovsky
I’m Walking in the Air – Howard Blake
Bread of Heaven – John Hughes