NY ‘Sally Army’ Band for Derry

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A world famous Salvation Army band will perform in Derry next month.

The ‘New York Staff’, supported by The City of Derry Youth Choir, will perform at the Guildhall on Wednesday, June 1 at 8pm.

Tickets priced £8 are selling quickly and can be purchased from The Salvation Army Charity Shop at John Street.

At its Derry performance, the band will deliver high calibre music to suit all tastes.

This will include Mozart’s Ava Verum and Frank Sinatra’s ‘New York New York’ along with jazz, gospel hymns, Salvation Army favourites and much, much more.

The visit to Derry comes ahead of the largest gathering of Salvation Army Staff Bands in London.

The International Brass Weekend will celebrate the 120th anniversary of the London based International Staff Band of The Salvation Army.

The New York Staff Band will join staff bands from Amsterdam, Canada, Chicago, Germany, Japan and Melbourne at The Royal Albert Hall for an unforgettable musical experience which is already sold out.

Seating for the Guildhall event is limited and an early purchase of tickets is advised to avoid disappointment.

Contact Lieutenant Dominic Eaton on Tel: 028 7126 4895 or by e-mailing dominic.eaton@salvationarmy.org.uk, or by calling into The Salvation Army Charity Shop, 35 John Street.