SWINTON & District Excelsior Band are holding a no obligation Taster Session at Malton Library on Saturday, October, 14, from 9.30am to 12.30pm.

The band offer free lessons for all and have learners of all ages from seven to 70. It does not matter whether or not you can read music as this is all part of the training. They are also able to offer free instrument loan.

Tracey Popham, Learners Co-ordinator said: "This is an opportunity for anyone who has considered playing a Brass Instrument or has played one in the past and fancies taking it up again to have a go. You can come along, have a chat and see what it’s all about; we will have lots of different instruments for you to try."

"Learning to play an instrument can be very rewarding, helps to improved concentration and is great fun for all the family."

For more information contact Tracey on 01653 696417 or email tpopham1@yahoo.co.uk