Back in May, TSB competed at the ‘Brass on the Grass’ contest in Lutterworth. The band performed to a high standard and gained a respectable 4th place under the baton of Peter Wain. Our next contest is in Leicester on Sunday 24th November. Performing at the Midsummer Music Festival is always a highlight for TSB. As usual, this took place in June at the Towcester Mill brewery, and the band were able to entertain a large audience and also enjoyed a well deserved beer! TSB are c
It was with much sadness that Towcester Studio Band heard of the recent passing of a past long serving member, Ivor Floyd, better known as Dan to all of his band mates! Dan joined Towcester Band in the Fifties and was a constant right through to 1994 when he gave up playing to care for Margaret, his dear wife, who went through a difficult period of poor health. To set the scene …… As a young boy of eight years I attempted to play the side drum in Hook Norton Brass Band.