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On a lovely, sunny November morning Trentham Brass were honoured to provide the music for the Remembrance Parade at Stoke Centotaph, remembering those who gave their lives for our freedom. Pictured is band Welfare Officer, Sandra Mayer (centre) ready to lay the band wreath at the cenotaph.

Remembrance Sunday 2019

Trentham Brass Band were honoured to be asked to provide music for a black tie charity dinner at Brown Edge Village Hall on October 25th,2019. The event was organised by Dawn Rosson and was raising money for cancer research. The evening helped raise ¬£5776 which was split between Christie’s Manchester […]

Black tie charity dinner

What an amazing concert Trentham Brass Band gave last night at Longton Central Hall. A band of 35 players entertained a very appreciative audience with classics from the stage and screen raising funds in memory of the late Derek Capey. A special well done to Karen Woolliscroft who won Bandsperson […]

Classics from Stage and Screen

Sunday 30th June saw the band return to their home ground of Trentham Gardens where they played two one hour slots in the enormous ampitheatre stage.  The sun was shining but the wind still played havoc with the stands and music.  It was great to see the bank filled with […]

A sunny Sunday at Trentham Gardens

On Sunday 29th April Trentham Brass took on a new venture when they travelled to Stafford Showground to play for the 38th Carole Nash International Classic Motor Cycle Show. They had hoped to play on the bandstand in the sunshine but the weather had different ideas when it proved too […]

International Classic Motor Cycle Show

Trentham Brass were ultimately disappointed with their performance at the Midlands Area Contest in Kenilworth on March 9th. Whilst the result did not go our way, we enjoyed working together on the test piece and are particularly grateful to Warwickshire Police for use of their headquarters as a practice facility.

Area Contest 2019

It was a succesful trip to South Normanton on Sunday Feb 24th for Trentham Brass as we achieved 2nd place in the 3rd Section contest. The band played the test piece ‘First Suite in Eb’ by Holst and were highly commended by the adjudicator for their performance. Congratulations also to […]

NEMBBA Contest 2019

Christmas Eve saw Trentham Brass play their final Christmas Carols for 2018 at Tesco Extra, Longton. Thank you all for the lovely comments to the band: ‘Never done such¬† happy shop. I sang all the way round the store’. ‘Your music is creating a peaceful shop at this manic time. […]

Final Christmas Gig for 2018

On Sunday 21st December Trentham Brass ensemble played for a wedding at the amazing Sandon Hall. Congratulations Natalie and Danny!   ‘Thank you so much, everyone commented how nice it was to listen to the band and how good they were. Please thank them all.’ – message from the bride’s […]

Another Christmas Wedding

A Christmas Festival – an evening full of fun and more serious Christmas tunes got the audience in a festive mood at Longton Central Hall on 16th December. Well done to all the soloists again – Simon, Louise, Gordon and Dean.

A Christmas Festival