Media [2011 - 2012]

Listen to recordings of our past performances and view photos and videos from previous years...

The National Finals @ Cheltenham / September 2012

The band performed "Three Ancient Customs" in the Third Section National Finals, taking a 6th place finish from 18.

GBBA 75th Anniversary Concert @ Highnam / July 2012

The Gloucestershire Brass Band Association 75th Anniversary took place in 2012 and many bands from around the area were invited to perform at Highnam Court. Conducted by Steve Ruck, the band performed "It's Raining Men" as an opener, followed by "Misty" with soloist Carol Kear on Flugel Horn, before finishing with "Mack the Knife".

"It's Raining Men"

"Misty"

"Mack the Knife"

West of England Regional Finals @ Torquay / March 2012

The band gained a second place finish and promotion from the Third Section with their performance of "Olympus".

GBBA Own Choice Contest @ Coleford / November 2011

Wychavon Festival of Brass @ Pershore / September 2011

Summer Concert @ Newent / September 2011

In 2011, the band performed a Summer Concert at St. Mary's Church in Newent.

"Aces High"

"Pastime with Good Company"

"Carrickfergus"



Welsh League Own Choice Contest @ Ebbw Vale / May 2011

GBBA Entertainment Contest @ Coleford / February 2011


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