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26th October 2014 - Workington

Start Time: 2.30pm

Leyland Band make a second appearance in a special afternoon of music


19th October 2014 - Brass at Trinity

Start Time: 2.30pm

The magnificent Church of the Holy Trinity once again hosts a spectacular afternoon of music performed by the Leyland Band.


21st September 2014 - American Salute

Start Time: 2.00pm

Concert 3 of the 2014 Matinee series brings you a wonderful mix of classic American themes


19th September 2014 - Last Night of the Chatburn Proms

Start Time: 8.00pm

Leyland Band are joined by a guest soprano voice, Emily Carter to bring a rousing program of muisc to the Proms in Chatburn


13th September 2014 - Preston Remembers 1914 - 1918

Start Time: 12:00pm

Preston Remembers is a partnership project that will present a number of special events to mark the centenery of the First World War. As a barracks town, Preston has a unique relationship to the First World War and these events will uncover the stories and lives of both those that served and those that lived in Preston during that tumultuous event.


6th September 2014 - British Open Brass Band Championship

Start Time: all day

Symphony Hall BirminghamLeyland grace the worlds most prestigious competive band event in Birmingham's magnificent Symphony Hall under the baton of maestro Michael Bach.


4th August 2014 - City of Preston WW1 Memorial Service

Start Time: 8.00pm

Leyland Band ensemble will provide the musical backdrop to the special service commemorating the 100th anniversary of the start of the 1st World War


26th July 2014 - Fermanagh/Tyrone Brass Band Summer School

Start Time: 7:30pm

Leyland's ten-piece join our tutor team to provide the finale to this popular event.


25th July 2014 - Fermanagh/Tyrone Brass Band Summer School

Start Time: all day

Tutors from Leyland Band will work alongside tuba virtuoso Les Neish at the popular summer school in Northern Ireland.


18th July 2014 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


17th July 2014 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


16th July 2014 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


15th July 2014 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


14th July 2014 - Brass Attack III

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland Band join forces for round 3 of the now established Brass Attack series supporting local bands including school ensembles


14th July 2014 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


6th July 2014 - South Ribble Civic Celebration

Leyland Band are proud to honour its civic duties and accompany the celebrations for the new Mayor of South Ribble


14th June 2014 - Preston Minster

Start Time: 7.30pm

A very special and unique event when Leyland Band leads a concert of music in remeberance of the D-Day Landings Tickets £10 including wine and canapes from DJM Goldsmiths, Fox House, Fox Street, Preston, PR1 2AB or from St John's Minster, Preston

Cost: £10


13th June 2014 - Whit Friday March Festivals

Leyland join in the annual march fest in the villages of Saddleworth and Tameside


1st June 2014 - Summer Pops with Leyland

Start Time: 2.00pm

Summer Pops with LeylandConcert 2 of the 2014 Matinee series promises to be a summer delight.

Cost: £8 in advance / £10 on the door / Patrons £7 / Children £5


24th May 2014 - Private engagement

Leyland's 10 piece perform at an exclusive event conducted by Richard Evans


18th May 2014 - CD Recording

Leyland Band record samples for the fantastic new music catalogue of Swiss publishers Musikverlag Frank


17th May 2014 - CD Recording

Leyland Band record samples for the fantastic new music catalogue of Swiss publishers Musikverlag Frank


11th May 2014 - 10th Anniversary RNLI Concert

Start Time: 7.30pm

The Leyland branch of the Royal National Lifeboat Institue present the 10th annual fundraising concert performed by the brilliant Leyland Band


6th April 2014 - CD Recording

Leyland's virtuoso percussionist, Yasuaki Fukuhara makes his debut solo CD recording accompanied by the band


5th April 2014 - CD Recording

Leyland's virtuoso percussionist, Yasuaki Fukuhara makes his debut solo CD recording accompanied by the band


29th March 2014 - Leeds International Brass Series

Start Time: 7.30pm

Back by popular demand, Leyland head back over the Pennines to feature again in the renowned Leeds series


27th March 2014 - A Brass Band Spectacular

Start Time: 8.00pm

conducted by Richard Evans

Cost: £7


23rd March 2014 - Annual Patrons of Leyland Band Concert

Start Time: 2:30pm

A special concert of thanks for the loyal and appreciated Patrons of Leyland Band


9th March 2014 - North West Area Championships

Reigning champions, Leyland set out to defend their title and make it a hatrick of wins having taken top spot in 2012 and 2013, under the baton of Michael Bach


16th February 2014 - Romance in Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

The 2014 Matinee series begins with the annual romance-fest, bringing a great selection of music in the flavour of Valentines whilst going easy on the sentimentality.


30th January 2014 - Leyland in Leyland - Class in Brass

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland on home ground in a special concert featuring the bands young soloists and an entertaining mix of music

Cost: £8


25th January 2014 - Quiz Night 2014

Start Time: 7:30pm (doors at 7)

Quiz Night 2014Following the overwhelming success of the 2013 Quiz Night, it's back for 2014!

Cost: £6


19th January 2014 - CD Recording

Start Time: all day

Leyland take to the studio to record the first of a number of CD's scheduled for 2014


18th January 2014 - CD Recording

Start Time: all day

Leyland take to the studio to record the first of a number of CD's scheduled for 2014


21st December 2013 - Brass & Voices Christmas Spectacular

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland join forces with the Warrington Male Voice Choir for feats of festive music

Cost: £10


20th December 2013 - Brass & Voices Christmas Spectacular

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland join forces with the Warrington Male Voice Choir for feats of festive music

Cost: £10


15th December 2013 - A Christmas Spectacular

Start Time: 7.00pm

Leyland perform christmas favourites in aid of the Mayor of South Ribble Charilty Fund


8th December 2013 - Festive Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

The 2013 Leyland Matinee Concert series comes to a traditional end with a treat of musical fun and festivities


4th December 2013 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

UCLANLeyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


3rd December 2013 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

UCLANLeyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


2nd December 2013 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

UCLANLeyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


17th November 2013 - Brass In Concert Championships

Leyland line up against the invited top bands to vie for the most prestigious title in the field of brass entertainment


10th November 2013 - Remembrance Sunday

The band performs at the annual Remembrance Day service in its local community, attended by the Mayor of South Ribble


7th November 2013 - Westholme School

Start Time: 8.00pm

Leyland mark their first appearance at Westholme School with a lively evening of fine music conducted by Richard Evans


26th October 2013 - Brass & Voices with the Galloway's Choir

Leyland are delighted to join forces once again with the unique and wonderful Galloway's Choir


20th October 2013 - Holy Trinity Church Proms

Start Time: 2.30pm

Leyland perform a varied program of exciting music, all finished off with a Last Night of the Proms finale.

Cost: £10


13th October 2013 - National Championships of Great Britain

Leyland BusLeyland return from the capital after competing in the Royal Albert Hall


12th October 2013 - National Championships of Great Britain

Start Time: all day

Royal Albert HallLeyland represent the North West as champions in the finals of the National Championships of Great Britain


11th October 2013 - National Championships of Great Britain

LondonLeyland travel to London to compete in the National finals


29th September 2013 - Preston Arts Festival

Start Time: 2.00pm

St John's Minster, PrestonLeyland return once again to close the popular Preston Arts Festival with a matinee concert in the fantastic setting of St John's Minster


28th September 2013 - 2nd Annual Roy Newsome Charity Concert

Start Time: 7:30pm

Dr Roy NewsomeLeyland Band are proud and privileged to be the featured band for the second annual celebration of the life and banding times of the late Dr Roy Newsome.

Cost: £10


22nd September 2013 - A Royal Coronation Celebration

Start Time: 2.00pm

A Royal Coronation Celebration2013 Leyland Matinee Series - concert 3 offers a mini prom of musical celebration for the 60th Anniversary of the Queen's Coronation. We will be also be launching our new CD, "Crown Imperial".


28th July 2013 - Private engagement

No Available Information


12th July 2013 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


11th July 2013 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


10th July 2013 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


9th July 2013 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


8th July 2013 - Brass Attack 2!

Start Time: 7.30pm

Having survived a very successful Brass Attack of 2012, all are willing to give it another go!!! Fun and entertainment coupled with quality music celebrating some of the local talent of junior and school players as well as Leyland Band conducted by Richard Evans and the Lostock Hall Band


8th July 2013 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


30th June 2013 - Band on the Sands

Leyland will entertain 500 people at White Creek, Morecambe Bay to help celebrate Cedric Robinson's 50th anniversary of his royal appointment to be the Queen's Guide to the Sands


23rd June 2013 - CD Recording

Leyland takes to the studio for its latest recording project


22nd June 2013 - CD Recording

Leyland takes to the studio for its latest recording project


2nd June 2013 - In Summer Mood!

Start Time: 2.00pm

Banish those winter blues with a concert of uplifting easy listening music presented by the Leyland Band, conducted by Andrew Warriner


2nd June 2013 - Mayor of South Ribble Civic Service

Start Time: 9.00am

Leyland Band is proud to fulfil its community obligations and will accompany the new Mayor of South Ribble in his inaugural Civic Service.


1st June 2013 - The Swaledale Festival

Start Time: 8.00pm

Making a second appearance at the popular and growing festival set in the beautiful area of Swaledale, Leyland Band present a wonderful evening of first class music making.


24th May 2013 - Whit Friday March Festival

The annual march festival will once again see Leyland competing in the villages of Tameside and Saddleworth


5th May 2013 - European Brass Band Championships

Leyland return to the UK after proudly representing England, Lancashire and Leyland for the 3rd time, and 2nd time as competitors


4th May 2013 - European Brass Band Championships

Start Time: 12.30pm

The competition concludes with the 'own choice' section followed by the Grand Gala Concert and awards ceremony


3rd May 2013 - European Brass Band Championships

Start Time: 5.00pm

Leyland begin their participation in the EBBC Festival in Oslo with the set test piece competition


2nd May 2013 - European Brass Band Championships

Leyland fly out to Oslo to represent England in the European Brass Band Championships


20th April 2013 - Leyland Band Quiz Night

Start Time: 7:30pm

Quiz NightTo raise funds for their forthcoming trip to Oslo to represent England at the 2013 European Championships, Leyland Band invite you to test your grey matter at their quiz night!

Cost: £6


14th April 2013 - RNLI - A Celebration

Start Time: 7.30pm

RNLI ConcertA musical feast presented by Leyland Band in aid of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution


13th April 2013 - A European Journey

Start Time: 7.30pm

European JourneyThe University of Central Lancashire play host to Leyland Band, the 'Pride of Lancashire' in a wonderful evening of the finest musical entertainment. Come along and support the band as they raise funds for their forthcoming trip to the European Championships in Oslo this May - it will be an event that you won't want to miss!


24th March 2013 - Patrons' concert

Start Time: 3pm

The band holds an annual concert in recognition of the support offered by our Patrons' club.


16th March 2013 - Leeds Best Of Brass

Start Time: 7.30pm

Morley THThe band return to Morley Town Hall to take part in the popular Leeds Best of Brass Series.

Cost: £11.50


10th March 2013 - North West Area Championships

Leyland defend their title of North West Area Champions in the regional qualifying heats of National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain


10th February 2013 - Romance In Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

The 2013 Leyland Matinee Concert Series begins with the always popular Valentines musical feast.


4th February 2013 - Private engagement

Leyland's 10 esemble will entertain corporate guests at the home of Bolton FC


27th January 2013 - RNCM 2013 Festival of Brass

Leyland Band return to the prestigious festival under the baton of Professional Musical Director, Michael Bach


16th December 2012 - Mayor of South Ribble Charity Christmas Concert

Start Time: 7.00pm

Leyland's traditional end of year festive spectacular on home ground.


9th December 2012 - Festive Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

Traditional end to the Leyland Band 2012 Matinee Concert Series with a festive program to delight young and old alike.


5th December 2012 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


4th December 2012 - UCLAN Gradualtion Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


3rd December 2012 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremony

Leyland's Fanfare Team will provide the musical backdrop to University of Central Lancashire's private Graduation Ceremony


1st December 2012 - Alderley Edge Methodist Church

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland's first visit to the Church's annual Christmas Tree Festival spectacular, presenting a varied evening of music laced with some seasonal favourites.


25th November 2012 - "Bravissimo" - A Guild celebration in voices and brass

Start Time: 3.00pm

Leyland Band are joined by the singers of Preston Opera in the second of two shows combining popular music and song in a special Guild celebration

Cost: £10


24th November 2012 - "Bravissimo" - A Guild celebration in voices and brass

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland Band are joined by the singers of Preston Opera in the first of two shows combining popular music and song in a special Guild celebration

Cost: £10


18th November 2012 - Brass in Concert Championships

Leyland return to the Sage as reigning champions to defend their title.


17th November 2012 - Salvation Hall, Consett

Start Time: 7.30pm

On the eve of defending the title of "Brass in Concert" champions at the Sage, Gateshead, Leyland make their annual appearance in Consett, this year in a new venue of the Slavation Hall, under the baton of Conductor Emeritus, Richard Evans


11th November 2012 - Remembrance Sunday

Start Time: 10.00am

Leyland perform in their home town at the Remebrance Service attended by the Mayor of South Ribble


28th October 2012 - Celebration in Brass

Start Time: 2.30pm

Leyland make a welcome return to Workington, and to a new venue for the band - the magnificent St John's Church - for a matinee concert of uplifting music


20th October 2012 - National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain

Start Time: All day

Leyland head south to London as North West Area Champions to compete for the national title against other regional winners.


14th October 2012 - Southport - Trinity Church

Start Time: 2.30pm

"Brass in Concert" Champions, Leyland Band return to the impressive Holy Trinity Church with wonderful matinee music fest.

Cost: £10


6th October 2012 - Chester Cathedral

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland join forces with the City of Chester Male Voice Choir for an evening full of the best brass and voices music making.


23rd September 2012 - Leyland and Galloways Matinee

Start Time: 2.00pm

GallowaysLeyland join forces with old friends the Galloways Choir to present an afternoon matinee feast of popular music.


22nd September 2012 - Heroes & Celebrations at The Crossing

Start Time: 7.30pm

CrossingLeyland Band back by popular demand for the third consecutive year with a spectacular themed evening of music

Cost: £10


16th September 2012 - Matinee Concert Series Concert 3: Heroes and Celebrations

Start Time: 2.00pm

ChorleyTHEvent 3 of the 2012 Leyland Band Matinee Concert Series


8th September 2012 - Preston Guild Torchlight Event

Start Time: 8pm

TorchlightLeyland are proud to represent the University of Central Lancashire at the traditional and unique Preston Guild Torchlight Event


2nd September 2012 - Preston Guild Ecumenical Celebration

Start Time: 3pm

Guild 2012Leyland Band will be actively involved in the famous Preston Guild throughout 2012. An afternoon Ecumenical Service in Avenham Park, presented by Aled Jones, will be a celebration for Christians, attended by many national representatives of Christianity.


1st September 2012 - British Open Championships

British Open ChampionshipsThe premier competiton of the year sees Leyland Band take it's place in the line up of the top bands in the United Kingdom


18th August 2012 - The Witches Festival

Start Time: 4:45pm

Pendle WitchesRemembering the most famous witchcraft trial in Britains history - the of the Pendle Witches - which took place 400 year ago in 1612, the Witches Festival 2012 is a celebration featuring around 40 separate events, including "The Big Witch" event featuring Leyland Band.


12th August 2012 - Music at the Museum

Start Time: 12.00pm

BCMVThe museum that celebrates the world famous transport heritage of Leyland plays host to the town's world class band as part of the their Great British Lorries & Military Vehicles Jubilee event.


20th July 2012 - Private Engagement

No Available Information


12th July 2012 - Brass Attack Festival

Start Time: 7.00pm

Leyland Band are delighted to perform at the first and unique Brass Festival in the Lancashire village of Lostock Hall, which will feature the full spectrum of brass musicians from school bands, through to the professional standards presented by Leyland Band.


12th July 2012 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLANA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2012 private Graduation Ceremonies.


11th July 2012 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLANA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2012 private Graduation Ceremonies.


10th July 2012 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLANA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2012 private Graduation Ceremonies.


9th July 2012 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLANA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2012 private Graduation Ceremonies.


6th July 2012 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLANA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2012 private Graduation Ceremonies.


23rd June 2012 - English National Championships

Leyland line up to compete at the English National Championships under the direction of Michael Bach, with qualification for the 2013 European Brass Band Championships the prize for the winners.


10th June 2012 - Diamond Jubilee in Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

Brass in Concert Champions, Leyland Band present the Best of British in celebration of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee


10th June 2012 - Civic Sunday Mayoral Celebration

Start Time: 9.00am

Leyland Band are proud to accompany the Mayor of South Ribble in celebration of taking office and fulfill it's Civic committments to the local community.


2nd June 2012 - The Queens Theatre

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland Band present a evening of musical celebration of HM the Queen's Golden Jubilee and the theatre's very own 60th anniversary

Cost: £13


1st June 2012 - Whit Friday March Contests

No Available Information


20th May 2012 - CD recording

Star Principal Cornet Iain Culross and Leyland Band record a virtuoso solo CD featuring a host of new works.


19th May 2012 - CD Recording

Star Principal Cornet Iain Culross and Leyland Band record a virtuoso solo CD featuring a host of new works.


28th April 2012 - Stroud

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland arrive for their annual visit to the Subscriptions Stroud, as reigning "Brass in Concert" Champions with an entertaining evening of the best of Lancashire brass.

Cost: £10


22nd April 2012 - RNLI at St Mary's

Start Time: 7.30pm

The hugely popular annual fund raising concert organised by and in aid of the Leyland branch of the Royal National Lifeboat Institute is launched.


21st April 2012 - Royal Court Theatre

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland's debut appearance at the Royal Court Theatre with a thrilling mix of music and the very best entertainment in brass.

Cost: £10


6th April 2012 - Preston Passion - BBC broadcast

On AirLeyland take part in a special live television broadcast from Preston in Guild Year, which marks the Good Friday celebrations with modern day setting of the Passion play.


31st March 2012 - The Corn Exchange, Ipswich

Start Time: 7.30pm

Following a highly successful first visit in 2008 the Leyland Band returns to Ipswich. Former National and British Open Champions, the Leyland Band was established just over 65 years ago in the heart of industrial Lancashire as the Leyland Motors Band, taking its name from the then world famous truck and bus maker. Leyland is one of the UK's leading brass bands and is renowned for its entertaining concerts under inspirational conductor, Richard Evans.

Cost: £13, Concessions £11


24th March 2012 - Mitchel Kenyon Theatre

Start Time: 7.30pm

A special performance by Leyland Band arranged and promoted by "Events Management" students of the University of Central Lancashire.


10th March 2012 - Leeds Best of Brass 2011/12

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland join the line up of top bands perfoming in the renowned Leeds Best of Brass series, with a superb selection of music presented in Leyland's unique and engaging style


4th March 2012 - The Muni

Start Time: 2.00pm

The MuniLeyland return to The Muni for a wonderful matinee concert performance of the best of Broadway.


26th February 2012 - North West Area Competition

No Available Information


12th February 2012 - Romance in Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

The new season of Leyland Band Matinee Concerts begins with the ever popular St Valentines theme of romantic music spanning the classics to the modern day.


5th February 2012 - CD Recording

Leyland will record the music of Erik Leidzen with guest soloists including Davur Magnussen (Principal Trombone of the RSNO)


4th February 2012 - CD Recording

Leyland will record the music of Erik Leidzen with guest soloists including Davur Magnussen (Principal Trombone of the RSNO)


21st January 2012 - Leyland Band Patrons Concert

Start Time: 17.00pm

Leyland's show their appreciation for the support they receive with this annual Patrons only concert


18th December 2011 - Mayor of South Ribble Charity Concert

Start Time: 7.00pm

Leyland sign off the year in traditional style on home turf, with a spectacular Christmas concert in aid of the Mayor of South Ribble Charity Fund sponsored by Enterprise PLC.


17th December 2011 - Christmas Brass and Voices

Start Time: 7.30pm

As guests of the fabulous Warrington Male Voice Choir, Leyland return to the Parr Hall with some wonderful festive offerings.


16th December 2011 - Christmas Brass and Voices

Start Time: 7.30pm

As guests of the fabulous Warrington Male Voice Choir, Leyland return to the Parr Hall with some wonderful festive offerings.


11th December 2011 - Community Church Christmas Celebration

Start Time: 6.00pm

Leyland's fabulous 10 piece ensemble add some brass to the church's celebration of Christmas event, joining forces with with the church choir to raise the roof.


10th December 2011 - Southport Links Rotary Christmas Celebration

Start Time: 7.00pm

Leyland's 10 piece ensemble perform in support of this special Christmas Celebration in support of the "Heart of Southport Appeal"


7th December 2011 - UCLAN Graduation ceremonies

UCLAN LogoA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2010 private Graduation Ceremonies.


6th December 2011 - UCLAN Graduation ceremonies

UCLAN LogoA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2010 private Graduation Ceremonies.


5th December 2011 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLAN logoA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2011 private Graduation Ceremonies.


4th December 2011 - Festive Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

A festive afternoon of music rounds off Leyland's 2011 Matinee Concert Series in joyous mood


20th November 2011 - Brass In Concert Championships

No Available Information


19th November 2011 - Empire Theatre, Consett

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland's traditonal appearance at the Empire Theatre on the eve of the Brass In Concert Champoinships this year see the return of Richard Evans to Consett.

Cost: £8


13th November 2011 - Remembrance Service

Start Time: 10.30am

RememberanceLeyland Band are proud to provide the musical backdrop to their home town Rememberance service at the Cenotaph


6th November 2011 - Southport Trinity Church

Start Time: 3.00pm

Leyland return to the Trinity to present a wonderful matinee concert, rounded off with an uplifting Proms finale.

Cost: £10


29th October 2011 - The Crossings, Worksop

Start Time: 7.30pm

Having made a huge impact on the bands first visit, Leyland are delighted to be returning to the Crossings with another evening of first class brass entertainment.

Cost: £13, £12, £4


16th October 2011 - Preston Arts Festival 2011

Start Time: 2.30pm

Preston Arts FestivalLeyland Band provide the finale for the third year in succession, to this growing festival with a matinee concert held in the wonderful acoustic of Preston Minster.


15th October 2011 - Last Night of the Proms

Start Time: 7.30pm

Chorley BS logoThe spectacle of the Last Night of the Proms is brought to life by the Leyland Band in a special charity concert sponsored by the Chorley Building Society.


24th September 2011 - Central Hall, Grimsby

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland's 2nd visit to this wonderful hall following a successful debut there in 2010.

Cost: £12, £10, £8


18th September 2011 - It's A Musical Life

Start Time: 2.00pm

Concert 3 of the Leyland Band 2011 Matinee Series celebrates the launch of the bands latest recording - "It's A Musical Life" with a broad, yet thoroughly entertaining range of music


10th September 2011 - Great Northern Brass Arts Festival

Start Time: 12.00pm

Leyland take to the Bridgewater Hall stage once again, with a unique program of music under the baton of Richard Evans


3rd September 2011 - British Open Championships

No Available Information


15th July 2011 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLAN logoA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2011 private Graduation Ceremonies.


14th July 2011 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLAN logoA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2011 private Graduation Ceremonies.


13th July 2011 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLAN logoA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2011 private Graduation Ceremonies.


12th July 2011 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLAN logoA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2011 private Graduation Ceremonies.


11th July 2011 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLAN logoA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2011 private Graduation Ceremonies.


10th July 2011 - Worden Hall

Start Time: 2.00pm

Leyland are delighted to support its local community with a guest appearance at the 2011 Leyland Transport Festival


9th July 2011 - Private Engagement

No Available Information


25th June 2011 - English National Brass Band Championships

No Available Information


17th June 2011 - Whit Friday March Contests

The famous annual village to village competitions draw bands from around the world.


12th June 2011 - Around the World in ,, 80 Minutes !!

Start Time: 2.00pm

Concert 2 of the 2011 Leyland Band Matinee Series take you on a spectacular musical journey, bringing you wonderful music from all four corners of the earth.


11th June 2011 - Stroud

Start Time: 7.30pm

Favourites, Leyland Band return to Stroud with another selection of wonderful music from the shows, classics, movies and more. The fabulous Lancashire musical ambassadors perform in their uniquely engaging style bringing a summer smile to music lovers of all tastes. Don’t miss this opportunity to catch one of the world’s best bands on their annual visit to Stroud.


5th June 2011 - South Ribble Civic Sunday Service

Start Time: 10.00am

Members of Leyland Band fulfill their Civic and Community duties accompanying the Mayor of South Ribble who will lead the Borough Civic celebrations


25th May 2011 - CD Recording

Leyland record demo tracks for Swiss publisher Musik-Verlag Frank's new music catalogue.


24th May 2011 - CD Recording

Leyland record demo tracks for Swiss publisher Musik-Verlag Frank's new music catalogue.


23rd May 2011 - CD Recording

Leyland record demo tracks for Swiss publisher Musik-Verlag Frank's new music catalogue.


21st May 2011 - Gwahoddiad - Brass and Voices Spectacular

Start Time: 7.30pm

GwahodiadLeyland Band and the Warrington Male Voice Choir join together to perform a special tribute concert in memory of Angus Thornburn, long time associate of both the band and choir. Conducted by Richard Evans


14th May 2011 - Isle of Man

Start Time: 8.00pm

Leyland perform in Douglas over the weekend as guests of the Rushen Band.


7th May 2011 - Carnegie Hall

Start Time: 7.00pm

After its hugely successful 2010 appearance, Leyland return to the Carnegie for another evening of classic brass entertainment.


17th April 2011 - Massed Brass Bands @ The Sage Gateshead

Start Time: 2.00pm

SageLeyland perform at the magnificent Sage with and as guests of the Reg Vardy Band, under the baton of Ray Farr.


10th April 2011 - RNLI - Leyland

Start Time: 7.30pm

LifeboatThe RNLI launch their successful annual fund raising concert featuring Leyland Band for the seventh consecutive year.


9th April 2011 - King Georges Hall

Start Time: 7.30pm

Sensational Brass Night of the Proms annual event in aid charities supported by the Rotary Club.


27th March 2011 - CD Recording

Richard Evans, Conductor Emeritus of Leyland Band, has selected a very personal program of music for the Band's Latest recording - working title "It's a Musical Life"


26th March 2011 - CD Recording

Richard Evans, Conductor Emeritus of Leyland Band, has selected a very personal program of music for the Band's Latest recording - working title "It's a Musical Life"


6th March 2011 - Regal Theatre, Minehead

Start Time: 2.00pm

Leyland make their first visit to the Regal Theatre with a special afternoon matinee performance.


27th February 2011 - North West Area Competition

The 2011 qualifying competition for the finals of the National Championships of Great Britain which take place in October.


13th February 2011 - Romance in Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

Chorley Town Hall - The first concert in the 2011 Leyland Band Matinee Concert Series, taking its theme of music of romance on this Valentines weekend.


12th February 2011 - Romance at the Muni

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland Band present an evening of wonderful music with a hint of romance from the classic, movies, shows and popular repertoire as a perfect compliment to Valentines weekend.


4th February 2011 - University of Central Lancashire

Start Time: 8.00pm

UCLAN logoLeyland Band are joined by the renowned University of Central Lancashire Chamber Choir for a special performance in aid of the Harris Bursary Fund.


29th January 2011 - 2011 RNCM Festival of Brass

Start Time: 11.30am

RNCM logoThe annual RNCM Festival of Brass hosts Leyland Band performing an eclectic mix of music under the baton of Principal Conductor Philip Harper.


15th January 2011 - Patron's Concert

Special concert for the Patron's of Leyland Band recognising the tremendous support they give to the band.


19th December 2010 - Mayor of South Ribble Charity Concert

Start Time: 7.00pm

Leyland and SRBCLeyland sign off the year in traditional style on home turf, with a spectacular Christmas concert in aid of the Mayor of South Ribble Charity Fund sponsored by Enterprise PLC.


12th December 2010 - The Community Church

Start Time: 6.30pm

Leyland's 10 piece salon group will bring festive music to the Church's traditional Christmas festival.


5th December 2010 - Festive Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

Matinee 2010The last of the 2010 Leyland Band Matinee Series is a fittingly seasonal festive spectacular, conducted by John Doyle.


1st December 2010 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLAN logoA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2010 private Graduation Ceremonies.


30th November 2010 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLAN logoA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2010 private Graduation Ceremonies.


29th November 2010 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

UCLAN logoA small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2010 private Graduation Ceremonies.


28th November 2010 - CD Recording

Closed recording sessions for the band's latest CD project, conducted by Philip Harper.


27th November 2010 - CD Recording

Closed recording sessions for the band's latest CD project, conducted by Philip Harper


25th November 2010 - Live At St Wilfrid's

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland brings its unique style to St Wilfrid's with a program of popular music from the classics to the movies.


21st November 2010 - Brass In Concert Championships

Leyland take to the stage in the premiere brass entertainment competition in the world.


20th November 2010 - Empire Theatre

Start Time: 7.30pm

Regular visitors to Consett, Leyland Band return to the Empire Theatre for thrilling evening of brass entertainment.


13th November 2010 - Stroud

Start Time: 7.30pm

Stroud favourites the Leyland Band keep the proud history of top class brass alive in Stroud, with an evening of fabulous music performed in its own unique and engaging style.


5th November 2010 - Southport Theatre

8.00pm


31st October 2010 - Preston Arts Festival

Start Time: 7.00pm

For the second successive year, Leyland Band (conducted by John Doyle) have been invited to bring the 2 week Preston Arts Festival to a thrilling climax with a concert in the fabulous Preston Minster.

Cost: £10.00


29th October 2010 - Leyland Round Table

Leyland Band 10 piece ensemble will entertain the invited guests at this 50th Anniversary celebration of the formation of the Leyland Round Table.


16th October 2010 - Theatr Hafren

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland Band are delighted to return to the Theatr Hafren for a second appearance, featuring a varied and entertaining program of music.


9th October 2010 - National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain

Leyland represent Lancashire and the North West in the National finals at the Royal Albert Hall, London.


26th September 2010 - A Gaelic Celebration

Start Time: 2.00pm

Leyland Band 2010 Matinee Series - concert 3 featuring the exciting and vivid music of the celtic nations, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, with a touch of Cornwall thrown in for good measure.


25th September 2010 - Douglas Music Parbold

Start Time: 7.45pm

Leyland brings its uniquely engaging style to Parbold with a program of music from Ireland, Scotland, Wales and a touch of Cornwall thrown in for good measure. There's more to Celtic music than Riverdance, though that's here too. Rhythmic, atmospheric and joyous in equal measure, Leyland take you on musical journey too all four corners of the United Kingdom


19th September 2010 - Carnegie Hall

Start Time: 7.00pm

Spectacular Leyland Band concert in aid of the Mayor of Allerdale Charity Fund.


8th September 2010 - Design Lab Event

Start Time: 12.00pm

Leyland's salon ensemble will be providing musical ambience to the "Design Lab" private promotion event.


4th September 2010 - British Open Championships

Widely the regarded as the most prestigious competition of the year, the British Open once again takes place at the magnificent Symphony Hall, Birmingham.


22nd August 2010 - Galloway's Matinee Concert

Start Time: 2.30pm

Leyland Band in concert with the renowned Galloways Community Choir at the University of Central Lancashire.


15th July 2010 - UCLAN Graduation Ceremonies

A small ensemble drawn from Leyland Band will provide incidental music and fanfares for the University of Central Lancashire 2010 private Graduation Ceremonies throughout the week.


12th July 2010 - Alder Community High School

Start Time: 8.00pm

Leyland Band perform a special concert with performances by Alder students in aid of The Christie Hospital.


26th June 2010 - English National Brass Band Championships

Performing "Eden" under the direction of the band's new Principal Conductor, Philip Harper.


24th May 2010 - South Ribble Big Blow

Start Time: 7.30pm.

Leyland's latest youth development workshop brings together young brass players from across the South Ribble Borough


9th May 2010 - Great Northern Brass Arts Festival

Start Time: 2.15pm

Leyland Band are joined by American trumpet guest soloist, Amy Gilreath


25th April 2010 - CD Recording

Working title - Matinee Magic


24th April 2010 - CD Recording

working title - Matinee Magic


18th April 2010 - St Mary's Church

Concert in aid of the Royal National Lifeboat Institute. Leyland set sail again on musical voyage in support of the RNLI.


17th April 2010 - King Georges Hall

Start Time: 7.30pm

Brass Night at the Proms - conducted by Richard Evans


11th April 2010 - Music for Heroes

Start Time: 2.00pm

A musical tribute to the Armed Forces who have proudly served our country through the ages.


28th March 2010 - CD Recording

With guest soloist Brett Baker


27th March 2010 - CD Recording

With guest soloist Brett Baker


21st March 2010 - Community Participation Day

Workshop 4 of the Awards for All Community Action Programme invites non-playing community members to experience a day with Leyland Band. The day will consist of demonstrations, taster sessions, and a brief look at the history and intrinsic web that exists in running a first class band. The mission of the day is to give older members of the community a close up brass band experience and provide an ongoing opportunity for involvement.


14th March 2010 - North West Are Championships

North West qualifying competition for the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain


28th February 2010 - Youth Developmet Day

Workshop 3 of the Awards for All Community Action Programme invites brass playing members of the local schools community to experience a day with Leyland Band.


25th February 2010 - Mitchell Kenyon Theatre

Start Time: 8.00pm

An evening of World Class Brass with the Leyland Band - All proceeds go to the University's Harris Busary Fund


17th February 2010 - Lancashire College

Start Time: 7.30pm

Workshop 2 of the Leyland Band Awards for All Community Action Programme is specifically for members of the Galloway's Society for the Blind and will introduce sounds and instrumentation of the band to blind and partially sighted individuals.


14th February 2010 - Romance in Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

Beautiful music to celebrate Valentines Day conducted by Richard Evans


13th February 2010 - Central Hall

Start Time: 7.30pm

conducted by Richard Evans


4th February 2010 - BBC Radio 2 - Listen to the Band recording session

Start Time: 7.30pm

conductor John Doyle


30th January 2010 - The Crossings

Start Time: 7.30pm

A debut appearance for Leyland in this exciting venue - conductor Paul Andrews


23rd January 2010 - RNCM 2010 Festival of Brass

Conductor - Jason Katsikaris


16th January 2010 - Stroud

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland takes its place in the ever popular concert series at the Subscription Rooms, Stroud.


20th December 2009 - St Mary's Church

Start Time: 7.00pm

Leyland sign the year off with the traditional Christmas concert on their home patch in aid of the Mayor of South Ribble Charity Fund, conducted by Richard Evans and sponsored by Enterprise PLC.


6th December 2009 - Festive Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

Leyland perform the final concert in their successful 2009 Matinee Concert series.


5th December 2009 - Coronation Hall

Start Time: 7.30pm

Conducted by Jason Katsikaris


15th November 2009 - Brass in Concert Championships

The world's premiere brass entertainment competition.


8th November 2009 - Leeds International Concert Series

Start Time: 7.30pm

Conducted by Jason Katsikaris


31st October 2009 - Leyland Band Patron's Concert

Start Time: 2.30pm

Annual Patron's "thank you" concert.


25th October 2009 - CD Recording

Recording commissioned by Faber Music (London)


24th October 2009 - CD Recording

Recording commissioned by Faber Music (London)


22nd October 2009 - Brass Night on the Prom

Start Time: 8.00pm

Leyland return to the prestigious coastal venue to present an evening of stirring music with guest soloist David Carter in a tribute to the "Rat Pack", royally topped off with Pomp and Circumstance March No.1. The event has been organised for the last nine years by Southport Links Rotary Club, and has raised over £50,000 for local and international charities over that time.


18th October 2009 - Brass at the Minster - Preston Arts Festival

Start Time: 7.00pm

Leyland perform in a concert marking the Grand Finale to the 2009 Preston Arts Festival, bringing top class brass to the Minster. Program : Viva Birkinshaw, La Cambiale di Matrimonio, Memory, Congestion Charge, When the Stars Begin to Fall, 633 Squadron, Czardas, McArthur Park - Toccata in D Minor, Brasilia, Magnum Mysterium, Tritch Tratch Polka, Music, Largo e Factotum, Melita, Procession to the Minster


27th September 2009 - Classical Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

Concert 3 of the 2009 Matinee series fetures some of the World's best known themes in a program of "Classical Brass", with guest soprano soloist Emma Morwood.


12th September 2009 - British Open Championships

The best bands compete by invitation for what many consider to be the most prestigious title of the year.


5th September 2009 - Bridgewater Hall Festival of Brass

Start Time: 4.15pm

Northern showcase of the best brass talent


11th July 2009 - Leyland Forward

A two day extravaganza celebrating Leyland's transport heritage centres on the British Commercial Vehicle Museum, and is being driven by The Leyland Forward Board led by Nigel McGurk - "Boasting one of the industry's most renowned brand names in the world, Leyland's culture and heritage is inseparable from transport".


5th July 2009 - Leyland Trombone Quartet

Leyland's trombones perform a masterclass as part of the University's Festival of Brass


27th June 2009 - English National Championships

Leyland compete in the English Nationals, an event that determines which group will represent England at the 2010 European Brass Band Championships. The test piece for this year is a new work by Paul Lovatt-Cooper - "Within Blue Empires"


19th June 2009 - Ribchester Festival

Start Time: 8.00pm

Leyland present the finale to the internationally renowned music festival with a special Gala Concert.


13th June 2009 - St James Church

Start Time: 7.30pm

Program - Festive Impressions, La Cambiale di Matrimonio, On With the Motley, Congestion Charge, When the Stars Begin to Fall, 633 Squadron, Donegal Bay, Abba Mia - Rock Around the Clock, Singing Stones, Jig, Brasilia, Penlee, Improvisation for Euphonium, Melita, The Best of the Beatles


6th June 2009 - Summer Prom in the Park

Start Time: 6.30pm

Summer Prom in the Park sponsored by and celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Chorley Building Society


5th June 2009 - Whit Friday March Contests

Leyland will compete across Saddleworth and Tameside in the world-famous march contest.


10th May 2009 - The Best of Stage and Screen

Start Time: 2.00pm

The second concert in Leyland's 2009 Matinee Concert series features the very best music from Stage and Screen


19th April 2009 - St Mary's Church

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland will push the boat out for the fourth consecutive year in this annual charity concert to raise funds for the Royal National Lifeboat Institute


18th April 2009 - King Georges Hall

Start Time: 7.30pm

Leyland joins forces again with the Honley Male Voice Choir to present a fabulous evening of music in this Last Night at the Proms themed concert.


28th March 2009 - Leyland Trombone Quartet

Leyland trombones perform for the British Trombone Society Day


1st March 2009 - North West Area Championships

Leyland Band compete at the North West qualifying competition for the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain


15th February 2009 - Romance in Brass

Start Time: 2.00pm

Leyland begin their 2009 Matinee Concert series with a musical celebration for St Valentines Day.


31st January 2009 - RNCM 2009 Festival of Brass

Start Time: 3.00pm

Program : John O'Gaunt (Gilbert Vinter), Concerto for Baritone (Martin Ellerby - soloist Katrina Marzella), Downland Suite (John Ireland), Penlee (Simon Dobson), Sounds (John Golland), Lowry Sketchbook (Philip Wilby)


 

 

  


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