News

In memoriam Wijnand Bühre (1943 – 2020)

  9 July 2020

To our dismay, we received news that Wijnand Bühre passed away on Friday July 3. This happened after a fall in the hospital where he was admitted for treatment.

He was 1st tenor saxophonist in the NMBB. With his years of experience and a large music library, he has made ...

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Resumption of rehearsals

  24 June 2020

June 15 was the day. After a period of 13 weeks of not rehearsing, we started cautiously resuming rehearsals on June 15. Not with the entire band but, as previously described in a news item, with section rehearsals. Two on a Monday night. The first time the trombones and the ...

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Restart rehearsels in COVID-19 times

  9 June 2020

On Monday June 15 we will carefully start up our rehearsals again. Not integral with the whole band, but with two section rehearsals in one evening. As a result, there are a maximum of 6 or 7 people in the rehearsal building. Maintaining a distance of 2 m between the ...

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No rehearsel due to Corona

  15 March 2020

NO REPETITIONS UNTIL ORDER Dear followers, in light of the developments with regard to the Corona virus, the board has decided to suspend the band's rehearsals until further notice. Very annoying, because we just enjoy making music together. But it is useful, because in this way we serve the public ...

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NMBB in Vyssotski again

  12 March 2020

Ready to publish a new performance at Grand Café Vyssotski on the website, you will be notified by the board that it has been decided to cancel the performance anyway. The reason is clear; tightening government measures around the Corona virus. The performance would take place on March 22, We ...

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Farewell to Heleen

  21 October 2019

After working with guest singers for years, in March 2016 Heleen van de Water from Utrecht became our regular singer. Since then she has always amazed us many gigs with her voice. Strong and powerful in songs like Skyfall and Feeling Good, but also modest as in Skylark and Summertime. ...

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NMBB op Hoogland Wintersferen

  21 October 2019

Hooglandse Wintersferen is a young Highlands event that focuses on the experience. Working together, from their own strength, with attention and love for each other, those are the spearheads of Hooglandse Wintersferen.

The seventh edition of this event will take place on Friday 13 December 2019. You can once again ...

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Again date new gig confirmed

  21 January 2019

As mentioned in previous news items is has been a while since we were heard. After the recent confirmation of the dat for the gig in Café De Noot in Hoogland now also the date for a return in Grand Café Vyssotski is confirmed. That gig will be on the ...

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