WESTERLY SHOWBAND, BRISTOL

For Music that Makes you Happy!

So, you want to be in good company playing great music!
 band members 2016
Section Practice - Glen Miller style

Rehearsals - every Tuesday in FILTON LIBRARY

Do you want to JOIN the band?

Immediate Vacancies

Recruiting NOW for the coming season!

WESTERLY SHOWBAND is a quality wind orchestra which believes in entertaining its audiences while at the same time performing interesting music.

Like most music groups is always on the lookout for good, enthusiastic players. If this description fits you then look at the details of vacancies and find out how to join. READ MORE

NOT PLAYED FOR A FEW YEARS!

Don't worry, we can offer you specialised help. Several of our leading players have returned to playing after a lengthy gap and so are proof that it can be done!READ MORE

EX-SERVICE MUSICIANS

We could use your experience! Why not give us a try? "Civvy" bands are a lot more fun - and there's no marching!

THINKING OF CHANGING STYLES?

If you are in an orchestra, a brass band or a swing/pop band etc. you might just find a wind band interesting and fun. Read our special page for details.

DO YOU WANT TO PLAY SWING?

We can offer opportunities and specialised help. In particular we can help people who have never played in this exciting style of music. You might even get to play in a "band within a band".READ MORE

ALL ABOUT US!

You can read all about the band on the dedicated page ABOUT THE BAND

INTERESTED?

Why not visit the band at rehearsal? You will be most welcome. Or, you could phone or email.CONTACTS By all means bring your instrument.

Meanwhile follow the various links to find out more about us.

ARE YOU AT PRESENT IN AN INTERMEDIATE BAND?

Why not take advantage of out October Open Nights. Come along for a play; you might surprise yourself!

THE TRAINING BAND

For players of middle ability and less experience we provide a training band. This group offers expert tuition as well as the chance to play in a band. It boasts a supportive ambience in which members are comfortable and able to progress.

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Do you want to BOOK a band?

During the year both of our bands play at a variety of community engagements. If you need music for yours please contact the Musical Director. Please note that summer engagements will need to be booked early in the year. CONTACT DETAILS

Thank you to everyone for taking the time to read about us. Please, do get in touch!

Chris Harris: Musical Director

Photograph: Richard Hopkins; Hanham Photographic Society.