Open Rehearsal – 2022

Do you play a Brass instrument? Are you looking for a place to play? The band are holding an Open rehearsal on Wednesday 25th May 2022 at Laurel Lane Primary School, West Drayton, commencing at 8pm. Don’t have an instrument? Do not despair! contact the band via email: contact [at] ywdband [dot] com or our …

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 …

Carols by Candlelight

It is our pleasure and privilege to send some players to accompany the Carols by Candlelight service at St Barnabas’s Church, Kensington on Sunday 15th December. This is a traditional service with antiphonal music from our front row cornets and trombones which we have had the great honour of having played at for a number …

Help us to Fund Raise

Like many arts organisations funding our activities is a constant battle. We would really like your help in raising funds to keep us going. For instance, the rent of our rehearsal space is about £5,000 a year. This is primarily funded through members subscriptions and charges for engagements but this year funding is likely to …

Open Rehearsal 2019

Our Annual Open Rehearsal is taking place on Wednesday 16th October 2019. It’s open to anyone! Come along for a blow or just a listen.Everyone welcome! Its at St Matthew’s Primary School, Yiewsley. If you want any details just drop us a note at contact [at] ywdband [dot] com or contact us via the usual …