Whit Friday 2024

Whit Friday 2024

On Friday, May 24th, 2024, the Staffordshire Band delivered a stellar performance at the renowned Whit Friday Brass Band Contest. Competing in five different contests throughout the day, the band showcased their musical prowess and dedication to the brass band tradition. Their efforts were notably recognized at the Lees & Springhead contest, where they earned the prestigious runner-up position.

The band marched to “Three Lions” arranged by Craig Stevens then played “The President” (William Gerrman) as the bands chosen contest march.

The Whit Friday contests, celebrated for the vibrant atmosphere and high-caliber performances, attract bands from across the UK and beyond. The rendition of both traditional and contemporary pieces were enjoyed audiences and judges alike.