Launched in 2013 by Marching Band Activity United Kingdom, the Awareness Week runs annually on the first week of May and has seen the most successful series of promotion of Marching bands across all social networks.
Marching Bands have staged extra performances, recruitment evenings and workshops during Marching Band Awareness Week. This ambitious campaign cannot fail to attract major coverage and hopefully help to raise more public awareness of community based marching bands.
How you can get involved …
Facebook users are invited to support the Marching Band Awareness Week by considering adding a frame to their profile picture. To add a frame search MBAUK on www.facebook.com/profilepicframes
Post your recruitment articles on the Marching Band Activity United Kingdom Facebook page as well as using the hashtag #MBAUK on facebook and Twitter in the weeks leading up to Marching Band Awareness Week.
Marching Band Activity United Kingdom is committed to bringing you information and news from across the musical spectrum, connecting thousands of musicians between hundreds of bands. There has been an increases year on year enabling followers and readers to find out more about whats happening in the activity today. This is the most effective way to ensure your band’s activities, aims and objectives are shown to the world.
Bands are an important part of our cultural heritage ranging in formats and styles, from traditional parade units to interpretive bands that integrate carefully designed manoeuvres as well as costumed dance into their arena shows Based in local communities, bands involve and represent their local areas, supporting social cohesion and strengthening community identity.
For more information, please visit www.mbauk.org