ABOUT THE BOURNEMOUTH YOUTH MARCHING BAND
The Bournemouth Youth Marching Band is a traditional style youth band based in Bournemouth, Dorset.
As a wind band we have the full range of brass and woodwind instruments. The 'Corps of Drums' comprises of drums and percussion with the snare drummers also playing bugles.
The Band holds regular concerts and also performs in musical displays, carnivals, parades and ceremonial events.
We rehearse most Wednesday evenings at Butchers Coppice in Holloway Ave, Bear Cross from 6.30pm to 8.45pm. We are passionate about the members making music and furthering their musical ability. A high level of dedication and discipline is required as we strive for members to do their best.
We play a wide variety of music from different genres including modern pop, film and show music, traditional marches and the classics. Our repertoire is regularly updated for the various events.
Our members develop and practice their musical skills in a fun and supportive environment.
We are a registered charity and a Youth Project with the Bournemouth Council for Voluntary Service.