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Bedford Town Concert Brass

Bedford Town Concert Brass aims to provide an intermediate band between the โ€œcontestingโ€ Town Band and the Brass Academy/Progress Brass.

Concert Brass has proved very successful and provides a great musical outlet for reasonably proficient players who want to enjoy playing a wide variety of concert repertoire but have no desire to contest.

Concert Brass rehearses once a week on Monday Evenings 7.15pm in the Primary Hall, Newnham Middle School, Polhill Avenue, Bedford, MK41 9DT.

Along with rehearsing programmes of varied music, the band aims to balance extending the players abilities while making the experience enjoyable, sociable, and fun for all.

The band has excellent membership and can provide a useful graded steppingstone for players developing from the Brass Academy and those wishing to play in the Town Band.

Concert Brass plays a range of concerts and bandstands and has built up a following with its entertaining programmes.

The band is conducted by Darren Smith, a very experienced ex Royal Marines Band Musician who also plays Eb Bass with Bedford Town Band.


Latest News

  • Christmas Carols

    Concert Brass will be playing Carols In The Car Park at St Marks Church, Brickhill on 16th December at 6.30 pm.


Our Players

ConductorDarren Smith
Soprano CornetRosemary Fisher
Principal CornetAndy Bent
Solo CornetsAlan Litchfield
Tanya Pitt
Mark Glover
Repiano CornetDavid Fisher
2nd CornetsKatie Wright
3rd CornetsFiona Cartwright
Berrnard Jones
Andrew Eriksson
Flugel HornCallum Shields
Solo HornAngelina Gooding
1st HornKaterina Bent
2nd HornTracey Foster
Rachael Litchfield
1st BaritoneMollie Muzzlewhite
2nd BaritoneVacancy
Solo EuphoniumSteve Gadsden
2nd EuphoniumDavid Abrahams
Solo TromboneLaurel Hodgkinson
2nd TromboneEmma Deards
David Barlow
Bass TromboneAlex Gould
Eb BassGeoff Gaylor
Alistair Staddon
Barry Smith
Bb BassGraham Went
PercussionJamie Bent
Hannah Collins