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Brass Fusion

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Eastbourne Bandstand

Eastbourne, East Sussex

15:00 - 16:30

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Brass Fusion

Genre

Brass Ensemble

Description

BRASS FUSION is an ensemble of experienced and talented players who bring fun and innovation to the world of brass music.

The group was formed in Sussex in January 2010 by Sian and Martin Buss. Since then it has entertained audiences across the south of England at corporate receptions, weddings, concerts, dances, garden parties and outdoor prom nights.

BRASS FUSION offers a varied and enjoyable repertoire: from dance music, through jazz and blues to the classics. Whatever music you choose, BRASS FUSION is guaranteed to make your event go with a swing.

Eastbourne Bandstand

Venue Type

Bandstand

Description

The Busiest Bandstand in the UK offering a variety of live musical entertainment with over 140 events each year; from Tribute Shows to 1812 Firework concerts to kids entertainment.

The current bandstand was built in 1935, with its unique semi-circular design and blue domed roof; there is no other like it in the United Kingdom.

It has a main arena, middle and upper balconies and seats for 1,400.

The building of the Bandstand formed part of the main seafront improvements, cost £28,000 to construct and was surmounted with a stainless steel spire. The project engineer was Leslie Rosevere.

The first concerts were given on the 28th July 1935 with a total of 10,400 attending all three concerts and paying 3d each. The Bandstand was officially opened on the 5th August 1935 by the Lord Lieutenant of the county, Lord Leconfield with an audience of 8,000.

For many years the Bandstand has played host to a full programme of concerts and has survived as a musical entertainment venue because of its ever-changing programme, introducing new audiences and new entertainments without forgetting the more popular traditional concerts.

Bad Weather Policy
The stage and parts of the venue are undercover and on average 98% of performances go ahead. Refunds will not be given due to inclement weather unless the event or concert is cancelled by the management.
If a concert or event is cancelled by the management due to adverse weather or any other exceptional circumstances before half of the scheduled concert has taken place then a refund will be offered. Refunds must be claimed with 14 days of the scheduled performance.

Eastbourne Bandstand is a multi-level venue with a maximum licenced capacity of 1600. The main arena can hold a maximum of 700 for a seated event. The middle balcony can hold a maximum of 600 and the upper balcony (no disabled access) can seat a maximum of 300

Access for wheelchair-users is via the promenades; lower and middle. If you have any special access requirements please let us know in advance.

Doors and bar open at 2:30pm

Grand Parade,

Eastbourne, East Sussex,

BN21 3AD,

Disabled AccessChild FriendlyPublic ToiletsDisabled ToiletsCafe NearbyIcecream Van / Kiosk

Seating Available 1,400 Seats

Admission Fee: Adult: £3.50, Child: £2.00.

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