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Never miss another 'Grimethorpe Colliery Band' show
Grimethorpe Colliery Band
"The real stars of the hit movie "BRASSED OFF", the Grimethorpe Colliery Band are in constant demand throughout the world for concert appearances. Having won almost every brass band accolade, these musicians have a highly acclaimed international reputation with numerous television appearances and recordings to their credit. Enjoy the fabulous sound of this world famous brass band, performing your favourite classics with passion and style!"
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The Grimethorpe Colliery band was formed in 1917 as a leisure activity for the workmen at the colliery. International fame came to the band with the making of the 1995 film Brassed Off. Since the release of the film the band has toured extensively in Europe, including a film festival in Norway, the World Cup in Paris and the Eurovision Song Contest to an estimated television audience of 50 million!
The band was honoured to appoint Dr Robert Childs as Principal Conductor and Music Director in January 2014.
'A thoroughly entertaining show and a must for all music enthusiasts!' (The Guardian)
'Sensational - performing your favourite classics in spectacular style!' (The Times).
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Venue: York Barbican
Phone: 0844 854 2757
→ York 15 min walk