Welcome to Leyland Band


Leyland Band brings quality performance, innovative programming and engaging style to audiences the world over.


One of the finest brass ensembles in the world, Leyland Band has earned a reputation for delivering professional standard music making, whatever the occasion, for over half a century. 




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Leyland Band is is one of the most professional and entertaining concert bands around, performing concerts throughout the United Kingdom and beyond.

From specialist brass festivals to high profile music and arts festivals, Leyland Band has a long and successful tradition of delivering first rate and engaging performances, reaching out to lovers of all types of fine music.

With over 40 commercial recordings to its name, Leyland Band has a proven track record in presenting the very best brass playing and repertoire to the listener, and goes beyond that with innovative collaborations.

Leyland Band has an unrivalled level of experience in delivering custom musical services and experiences to enhance corporate events and marketing.

Regular appearances on national and local radio, both through the broadcast of commercial recordings as well as bespoke recording sessions, are supplemented with occasional television appearances.

Leyland Band boasts a number of trained music teaching professionals, providing workshops, training days, tuition and demonstrations to develop and encourage players of all ages. Working with its partners, the University of Central Lancashire, the band has developed a range of educational services for the brass literate, to those experiencing brass for the first time.

Where To See Us

Northampton - 09/05/15

A debut appearance for Leyland at Northampton's Spinney Theatre, presented in conjunction with Northamptonshire Music and Performing Arts Trust. Full

Stroud - 28/06/15

Leyland make a welcome return to Stroud as part of a brand new for 2015, five band concert series

Oswaldtwistle Civic Theatre - 11/04/15

Leyland's tremendous 18 piece show band take to the stage with guest singer Jo Duckworth to perform music from stage, screen and for the good measure

Rhapsody In Blue - 17/05/15

Concert 2 in Leyland's 2015 matinee concert series includes the whole of the band's 2014 Brass in Concert program centred around 'blue' including the

Annual Patrons Invitation Concert - 21/06/15

The Band is delighted to celebrate the efforts and support of our Patrons with an invitation only concert

St Georges Day Celebration Concert - 23/04/15

A celebration of England's Patron Saint day, featuring a wonderful selection of popular themed music.

Latest News

Tom's "Brass For Africa" - 12/04/15

Leyland Band's Principal Trombone Tom Challinor, joined other members of the Corps of Army Music to visit Uganda to work with a new charity "Brass For

Thomas Wyss takes over the reigns at Leyland - 04/04/15

Leyland Band is delighted to announce that Thomas Wyss has agreed to become their full time Musical Director with immediate effect. As well as conduc

Lucien's Christmas Farewell - 07/12/14

Band's popular Swiss cornet player bids farewell as he returns to Switzerland after 4 years studying in Manchetser and playing at Leyland

Fabulous five are an early Christmas present at Leyland! - 28/11/14

Leyland Band is pleased to announce the appointment of five new players.

Leyland honour Richard Evans for his 80th birthday - 17/11/14

Belying the years, Richard Evans remains as energetic and charismatic as ever, and Leyland Band were delighted to be able to present him with special

New partnership heralds support for next generation of banding talent! - 20/07/14

Leyland Band, Blackpool Music Education Hub, NABBC and Yamaha are pleased to announce the launch of the North West Youth Brass Band







Featured CD

Leyland in Concert Vol. I

Leyland in Concert Vol. I


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