July return for Taverham brass and fireworks concert

Proms in the park return to the grounds of Taverham Hall this summer with the return of the popular Exploding Brass concert, this year supported by the EDP.Buy tickets online at www.explodingbrass.co.uk

Proms in the park return to the grounds of Taverham Hall this summer with the return of the popular Exploding Brass concert, this year supported by the EDP.

The event on Saturday July 18 will feature performances from Taverham Brass Band, Sole Bay Jazz Band, Nzinga African Dance, soprano Rebecca Mundy and Treble Melody Youth Theatre, before finishing with a fireworks finale.

Helen McDermott will be compere for the evening.

The programme includes favourites from the Last Night Of The Proms, a feature from Disney's The Lion King and popular music from the charts, films and musicals.

"We are aiming for a sell-out audience of 3,000 as before," said musical director and producer Ian Colman. "People bring along chairs, tables and picnics for a relaxing evening, with a barbecue and beer tent on site for those wishing to partake. "

"Many people enjoy the spectacle of a summer outdoor musical evening with fireworks, and our event is designed to appeal to and suit the pocket of families in Norfolk.

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"Because of the hard work by local volunteers and the generous sponsorship from businesses, we are able to stage this highly professional show at an affordable price."

The summer concert fixture was first held in 1995. Money raised by previous concerts were donated invested in the Taverham community and donated to Macmillan Cancer Relief.

As well as the EDP, NatWest and Radio Norwich are also supporting the event

t Tickets are �15 for adults and �6 for children (ages 11-15), currently available from www.explodingbrass.co.uk

From March they will also be available by Taverham Hardware, Drayton post office, Alternations Express at Taverham Nursery, Skyplane Worldchoice Travel in Hellesdon and also by telephone on 01603 869366.

Buy tickets online at www.explodingbrass.co.uk