The Harrogate Band - North of England 1st Section Champions, 2018


About us

We're seriously entertaining and are a popular choice for performing at concerts and all sorts of great events. As well as putting on fantastic concerts we compete in the Championship Section, so our standard of playing is consistently high and we have a reputation for innovation and performing exciting contemporary music. Why not come and see us perform? You'll love what we do and we'd love to see you.
If you'd like to book us for your event please contact the Band's Events and Concert Manager

Latest news

Andrew Baker is the Band's new Musical Director. We look forward to working with him as we come out of the restrictions we have been living under for the past 16 months.

Spa Brass - a History of Brass Bands in Harrogate - a new book - see the Historical Harrogate Bands page

We made a cautious start back to rehearsals in mid-May. Hopefully the covid restrictions will further ease to allow us to fully resume our musical activities.
In the meantime, if you want to find out more about the band and its future work, please see our Contacts page, or see us on Facebook at
Harrogate Band Facebook Group theharrogatebrassband


Players are always welcome. See the Vacancies page for further details.

Next public engagements

  • Wetherby bandstand - 5 Sep 2021
  • Pannal Ash Community Day - 12 Sep 2021
  • Harrogate Autumn Flower Show - 17-19 Sep 2021
  • Bolsover Festival of Brass - 3 Oct 2021
  • Remembrance services - November 2021

Follow Harrogate Band on social media


Harrogate Band Facebook Group theharrogatebrassband on Facebook

Harrogate Band Twitter HGateBrassBand on Twitter

Harrogate Band Instagram /theharrogateband on Instagram

Harrogate Band YouTubeChannel /theharrogateband on YouTube

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