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Performance Dates 2017/2018

Southampton Concert Wind Band invite you to:

Autumn Contrasts

In association with The Mountbatten Community Choir

Romsey Abbey - Saturday 7th October 2017 at 7.30pm

Autumn Contrasts poster

How can you improve on a concert with Southampton Concert Wind Band (SCWB) and The Mountbatten Community Choir? Well, you place it in Romsey Abbey! Put the date in your diaries for a truly memorable musical event. In the programme you will hear the choir perform Something Inside So Strong, the evocative soul song inspired by composer Labi Siffre's experiences in apartheid South Africa. Also in their play list is Bring Him Home beautifully written in the form of a prayer, from one of the most successful shows of all time, Les Miserables.

SCWB's varied programme will include movements from Shostakovich's Jazz Suite No. 2, the Waltz made famous in Stanley Kubrick's film Eyes Wide Shut. At the other end of the musical spectrum, you will hear SCWB perform the haunting O Magnum Mysterium which launched the career of composer Morten Lauridsen in 1994.

As the choir and band come together, be stirred by Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves from Verdi's opera Nabucco in all its glory. Then enjoy a musical tour of the country as they perform together Hingley's Songs of the British Isles. This is a concert not to be missed!

Tickets are priced at 10 adults / 8 concessions / 2 children and can be purchased on the door or in advance from

Celebrating 21 years of music by Meridian Winds

It's Show Time!

Joined by Southampton Concert Wind Band & Southampton Youth Wind Band

Thorden Hall - Saturday 21st October 2017 at 7.30pm

It's Show Time poster

Tickets are priced at 10 adults / 8 concessions / 1 children (family of 2+2 for 18) and can be purchased by telephoning the box office on 023 8024 6555 or by visiting

Other Dates

Date Time Venue

Saturday 9th September 10:00 & 14:00 The Romsey Show, Broadlands

Saturday 7th October 19:30 Romsey Abbey
    In association with The Mountbatten Community Choir

Saturday 21st October 19:30 Thornden School, Southampton
    In association with Meridian Winds & SWYB

Saturday 9th December 15:00 St Andrew's Church, The Avenue

Saturday 17th March 2018 19:30 St Andrew's Church, The Avenue

Sunday 29th April 2018 tbc Music At Botley - All Saints' Botley

If you would like to book the band for any kind of function (private or public) please email us at

We take every care to ensure that these dates and times are accurate but would recommend contacting the band or the venue if you plan to travel any distance to a concert - dates and times may sometimes get changed at the last minute and we don't want to cause any disappointment!