Salvation Army Mansfield

Visit of Eric Ball 1959/60

By R & S Blythe

Visit of Eric Ball, Composer, Adjudicator and Conductor, and who has been described by a noted figure in the banding world as The Mozart of the Brass Band Movement, to the Salvation Army at Mansfield, circa 1959/60.

Photo: Illustrative image for the 'Salvation Army Mansfield' page

Left to right:

Eric Shakespeare, Ron Blythe, Norman Gunn, Frank Day, Bill Bartram,

Keith Lawson, Reg Wright, Bernard Jarvis


Eric Ball, Norman Bills, Harry Addison, Tony Hughes, Les Cook, Bill Storey

This page was added on 11/03/2013.
Comments about this page

I was only 8 yrs old but can remember the visit of Eric Ball.I am the niece of Harry Addison (deceased) and Major Les Cook who now lives in Carlisle.

By Carol Barson
On 28/04/2013

My grandad was Bill Bartram 

By Kerry Smith
On 27/12/2016