Programme - Massed Military Band : Grand Recital
From the Collection of Victorian Bands' League 2/157 Hyde Street Yarraville Victoria
- Programme printed on card.
- royal marines band h.m.s. "renown", victorian returned soldiers' and sailors' memorial band, victorian railways military band
- This is a rare programme detailing a concert presented by the visiting Royal Marines Band, H.M.S. "Renown" and two local military bands, the Victorian Returned Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Band and the Victorian Railways Military Band. The concert was held at the Green Mill, Princes Bridge on Sunday 8th May, 1927. In the programme it can be seen that the bands presented several seperate items and also some combined items.
- This program is significant, not only for its rarity but also for the fact that it highlights one of the concerts that the Band of H.M.S. "Renown" participated in during their tour. It also shows two of Victoria's now defunct bands that existed at the time.
- 8 Apr 2019 at 4:03PM