Addlestone Success

YWDB were awarded the top spot at this years Challanging Brass competition hosted by the Addlestone Community Association. Four bands each performed a 30 minute programme adjudicated by Lieutenant-Colonel (Retd) Dr Nick Grace OBE that included a set test peice ‘The Platinum Jubilee March’ by Chris Shelton.

We are recruiting

We are currently looking for an additional front row cornet player. If you have moved to the West London/Heathrow area for work or study and would like to keep up your playing, or if you are looking for a new challenge, please send us a message. For other positions, please see our Vacancies Page

Annual Concert

The bands annual concert is on the 8th October 2022 at St Matthews Church, West Drayton. This years concert is in memory of Dave Lewis, one of the bands front row cornet players. The programme features a number of solo performances, original works for Brass Band and selections from stage and screen. This is a free concert, with any proceeds …

Oxford Contest

The Bands first contest outing in 2022 was to the Oxfordshire & District Brass Band Association Contest on the 27th February. Although this was an ‘Own Choice’ contest all the second section bands opted to play ‘The Aeronauts’ by Goff Richards. On this occasion the band failed to make an impression on adjudicator Dr David Lancaster, with the band being …