Honk! The Lancashire Youth Streetband

Honk! is a funky, fun, performing streetband and we play contemporary beats and tunes. Within the band, there is space to improvise, invent and make new music.

Percussionists, drum kit players, brass and wind players wanted!

Open to committed players (aged 12-18) with energy and enthusiasm. SESSIONS ARE FREE!

Come to the rehearsals and be part of exciting Honk! performances at festivals and events in the summer.

REHEARSALS – Held at St Michaels CE High School

Autumn Term 2018

Oct     14                Rehearsal

Oct     18                Performance at Blackpool Football Club       6 – 7pm

Dec    2                  Rehearsal

Dec    17                Performance at Chorley Music Centre           Time TBC

 Spring Term 2019

Feb    10th               Rehearsal  Afternoon rehearsal (1-4pm)

Mar    3rd               Rehearsal

Mar    TBC             Music for Youth Regional Festival – Wardle

 Summer Term 2019

May    19                Rehearsal

May    TBC             Ribble Valley Jazz Festival                  Date & time TBC

June   2                 Rehearsal

June 15                Leyland Festival                                  Time TBC

June  TBC             SEND School Street Band                   Date & time TBC

June TBC             Manchester Day Parade.                      Date & time TBC

June 30                Kite Festival, Morecambe                    12-5pm

July   14                Brass at the Seaside, St Anne’s.         Time TBC

Please put these dates in your diary. We expect you to be committed to attending rehearsals and events. Please let me know as soon as possible if there are any dates you are not able to make.


Contact helen.minshall@lancashire.gov.uk for more information.

Latest HONK! news is posted in the news section of the website, click here to read about our performance at Music for Youth.

Events and concerts are posted in the event section of the website, click here to look at your events / concerts.

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