July 1, 2018

On 3 March 2018, the Band Hall suffered a serious flood due to freezing weather. This destruction has had a huge impact on the Band, as we prepared for the most important contest of the year on 10th March, and kept the Band out of the Band Hall for more than two months...

September 7, 2017

Towcester Studio Band is delighted to announce that it has commissioned talented young composer, Jonny Bates, to write a 10-minute brass band piece to celebrate Towcester 917.  The music will illustrate and celebrate Towcester’s 1100th anniversary as a modern town and...

August 21, 2017

Towcester Studio Band has the greatest pleasure in acknowledging South Northants Council’s Community Funding Panel award of £34,997. 

The Band Hall was built in 1958 and has been well maintained but does not have disabled facilities.  This funding, taken together with t...

March 21, 2017

Towcester Studio Band was pleased to perform for Cllr Caryl Billingham MBE at her Civic Dinner at Plum Park Hotel on St Patrick’s Day in aid of her chosen charities - Willen Hospice in Milton Keynes, Cynthia Spencer Hospice in Northampton and Katharine House Hospice in...

March 15, 2017

Fantastic news for Annie Wilkins of Towcester Sudio Band.

We are so pleased for Annie as she continues the long tradition of TSB players becoming members of the National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain.

She has recently been invited to join the Baritone section and to...

November 29, 2016

Meeting the crew that saved my life has to be one of the most emotional experiences I’ve ever had.  It was Monday 28th November. Nineteen months after the accident, but I was surprised that the crew

remembered pretty much everything of the scene.

Some of that is due to t...

October 29, 2016

Martyn Brabbins appointed Music Director of The English National Opera

Martyn began his playing with Towcester Junior Band at a young age and became Solo Euphonium of the Senior Band in the 1970s, whilst still at school.  After University, Martyn became Conductor of Tow...

September 8, 2016

A proud and active member in the band for much of his life and a man who held the band close to his heart right until the end sadly passed away on the morning of 22nd August 2016. Tom is pictured above raising a glass and offering sound words of advice to The Band at i...

August 2, 2016

Towcester Studio Band is grateful to Towcester Town Council, South Northants Council and to Elizabeth Cox and Katie Arnold for this opportunity to improve our facilities and welcome more brass players and percussionists to the Band Hall.

Published press release here :

May 12, 2016

On a very sunny Saturday 7th May 2016 the players of Towcester Studio Band (TSB) headed to the Wood Farm Brewery near Rugby for their annual Brass Band contest! Yes all Bands love a brewery and so this was ‘manner from heaven’ for all players of a certain age!
This w...

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