The cast of the orchestra:

4 Clarinets, 2 Saxophone, 1 Flute, 2 Tenor Horns, 2 French Horns, 2 Baritone, 2 Flugelhorns,

4 Trumpets, 3 Trombones, 2 Tubes, Drums, Big Drum and Concert Cymbals, musical Director (various Instruments).

Some highlights in the club's history:

Victory at an orchestra competition in Cottbus 1997
Twice winner of the “Bergkristall”, a prize on the occasion of the competition of orchestras and music groups at “Erzgebirgische                    Musikantenkirmes" in the district town of Marienberg.
Playing music together with orchestras in the Bavarian towns of Gilching and Unterpfaffenhofen
Playing music together with orchestras in Michaelnbach, Austria
Performance by orchestra and “Seiffener Bergknappschaft“ on the occasion of the New York Steuben Parade
Concert and Miners Parade in Liesthal (Switzerland)
Day of the Saxons in Marienberg
Musical afternoons at Christmas time
Christmas concertos at the Seiffener Haus des Gastes
Club parties
Participation in the festive concerto on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the founding of the brass band Emmering
a. m. m.

Regular appearances of the orchestra:

Raising of the may tree in Pockau and Görsdorf
Mountain Town Festival in Freiberg
Miner’s Day in Obervogelgesang
Seiffener Mountain Prayer Service or “Seiffener Glück auf!”.
„Linseed-Oil-Festival“ Pockau
Miner’s Marchings in the pre-Christmas period, f. e. starting the Miner’s Parades on
first Advent in Chemnitz, opening of the Christmas market on the 1st Advent in Seiffen, Great Miner’s Parade on the 3rd Advent in Seiffen,        Mountain Worship Service with subsequent on the 2nd Advent in Lengefeld, mountain parade on the 3rd Advent in Marienberg, final Miner’s Parade on the 4th Advent in Annaberg-Buchholz (about every two years)
Christmas Concerto at the Christmas market in Annaberg-Buchholz on the 2nd of Advent
Various “Frühschoppen” (morning pints) (f. e. in Lippersdorf) and many more.

      Photo 1/6 U. Legler / Photo 2-5: C. Mehner          

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