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Band concerts around Christmas


20 December 2016 - 8:00pm

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On Sunday afternoon 11 Dec, the Loch Garman Youth Band will begin its seasonal performances by playing in the Wexford Ladies Choir Annual Christmas concert in the Friary Church.

The following week, 15th Dec at 19:30, they will give their own concert, ‘Brass for the Belfry’ in St. Iberius Church featuring popular music and some favourite Christmas carols. The concert is in aid of the restoration fund for the Church’s clock tower, which has undergone extensive repair in recent times. Tickets will not be required as a retiring collection will be held.

Loch Garman Band Remembers Deceased Members


6 November 2016 - 12:00pm


Rowe Street Church Wexford , WX

On Sunday 6th Nov the Loch Garman Band will perform at 12:00 at mass in Rowe St. Church.

In remembrance of their deceased members the Band will perform the famous Nimrod by William Elgar together with music by Mozart, Henry Francis Lyte, Phillip Sparke and Karl Jenkins.

Upcoming performance dates


23 October 2016 - 12:00pm


Rowe Street Church Wexford , WX

Lots of dates for your diary! – Loch Garman Band & Youth Band Performances

Sun 23rd Oct Pre-festival Mass in Rowe St Church @ 12:00

Sun 6th Nov Remembrance Mass for Loch Garman Band Deceased Members in Rowe St Church at 12:00

Sat 12th Nov National Opera House at 16:00 - we play at welcoming ceremony for teams participating in the W;orld Shore Angling Championship.

Sun 13th Nov Remembrance Day Ceremony in St Iberius Church at 11:15

Loch Garman Youth Band in Rowe Street


6 March 2016 - 12:00pm

Next Sunday 6th March, Mothers Day, the Loch Garman Youth Band will play for midday mass at Rowe Street Church.

The music will be from the Irish, French and English religious traditions and the group will also play Praise My Soul written by Taghmon’s own Henry Francis Lyte, whose 200th Curacy anniversary was celebrated last year.

‘Brass for the Belfry’


17 December 2015 - 8:00pm


St Iberius Church Wexford , WX

On Saturday 12th December the Loch Garman Band will begin its seasonal performances by playing during 6:00pm mass in Rowe Street Church and again the following morning, Sunday 13th December during 11:00am mass in Bride Street Church.

Remembrance ceremony St Iberius


8 November 2015 - 11:15am


St Iberius Church Wexford , WX

The Loch Garman Band will take part in the annual civic Remembrance ceremony next Sunday 8th November at 11:15 in St. Iberius church and afterward at the Redmond monument.

Next Sunday 15th November, the Band will play at 12:00 mass in Rowe St. church to mark the memory of its own deceased members.

Senior and Youth Band appearances


3 October 2015 - 7:00pm

The Loch Garman senior and youth band will be playing in Taghmon and at St. Iberius Church over the weekend of October 3 and 4 for the 200th anniversary of Henry Francis Lyte's curacy of Taghmon and the annual Harvest Thanksgiving Service.

Henry Francis Lyte, a graduate of Trinity, a poet and a gifted hymn writer, held a curacy in Taghmon parish in 1815-1816.

His most famous and wholly universal hymn, Abide With Me, has been sung at every FA Cup Final since 1927 as well as for solemn occasions such as those at Remembrance Day commemorations.


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