Whitburn Band in Linlithgow
Whitburn Band are currently Scottish Champions, and have also won the UK Grand Shield. As they are preparing to go to the British
Whitburn Band are currently Scottish Champions, and have also won the UK Grand Shield. As they are preparing to go to the British National Contest they will play a championship programme for their concert at Linlithgow Academy. Tickets and info from Linlithgow Arts Guild at https://www.linlithgowartsguild.org.uk/programme/120-whitburn-band Adults £16, U26 £6, children free. All are welcome.
The Band has won the Scottish Championship 22 times in its history. It continues to make a significant contribution to cultural life in Scotland, performing regularly at major events such as Scotland’s international rugby games, where television audiences numbering in the millions hear Whitburn perform the national anthem of Scotland’s opponents. Whitburn has also performed at Celtic Connections and at the Edinburgh International Festival in the past few years.
The conductor and Musical Director is Professor Nicholas Childs.