Bandanarama is Hull Carnival Arts own community street band, specialising in procession, parade and walkabout performance.
Bandanarama is a community street band, specialising in procession, parade and walkabout performance. The band is a mix of brass, wind, percussion, strings, and voice, and is directed and managed by Charles Huckvale and Phil Codd.
The band was formed after masterclass workshop with Mr Wilson"s Second Liners in May 2015.
Bandanarama play an eclectic mash-up of Disco, Rock, Indie, Pop and Big Band classics with a bit of Cockney um-pa thrown in, guaranteed to get your toes tapping, as they strut their stuff through the crowd.
Dressed like a mob of bikers and rock gods whatever the weather, Bandanarama are always up for dressing up and can wear co-ordinating colours & bandanas to match the theme on an event, or accessories such as Christmas bling and lights for an extra bit of sparkle!
Bandanarama is open to any musician who;
Plays brass, wind, strings or percussion and has their own instrument.
Can play at least to a basic/intermediate level.
Is free to attend rehearsals in Hull on Thursday evenings twice a month.
Is prepared to dress up and dance, and isn't afraid of having a bit of fun.