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Sir Richard Arkwrights Masson Mills Band presents

A Night at the movies


We were delighted to have our latest recording produced at the world famous Steelworks Recording Studios in Sheffield in support of a local charity, #ChallengeDerbyshire.


In such a short space of time nearly £200,000 has already been raised and we are thrilled to announce that all proceeds from the sale of our latest recording, A Night at the Movies, will go to #ChallengeDerbyshire. Priced at just £5 the CD includes 12 well known tracks from popular movies past and present under the direction of Musical Director, David Maplestone.

Click on the link below to purchase the CD.

All proceeds from this CD goes to #Challenge Derbyshire


Contact Information


Email:  info@massonmillsband.com

Address:  Masson Mill, Derby Rd, Matlock Bath DE4 3PY


  • Band Manager - David Hopkins
  • Chairman - Roger Astle
  • Player Manager - Kevin Dobney
  • Treasurer - Peter Broadbent
  • Comittee Member - Phil Peat