What are you doing next Saturday? With Winter on the way, what better way to warm yourself and lift your spirits than with an evening of rousing and inspiring music courtesy of Southdowns Concert Band! Don’t forget to buy your tickets, we’d love to see you there!

A big thank you to everyone who came out to enjoy their evening with us on Saturday! It was a full house at East Preston for a great concert with a wonderfully warm, friendly and appreciative audience. Thank you, East Preston, and we hope to see you again next year! Not long til our next concert now, see our latest poster for details on how to get your tickets…

Not long to go now until our first concert of the season! Please see the poster for the latest contact details on how to get your tickets. Music, wine and cheese…what could be better? The band looks forward to seeing you there!

The band will be back in the rehearsal room next week after their Summer break and are looking forward to another term of happy and productive music making. We have three concerts lined up to keep us busy until the end of the year. Ross Hunt, our Musical Director, promises that we will be playing some new, exciting and challenging music to add to our repertoire. Early details of our forthcoming concerts can be found on our Diary page.

Only a few more rehearsals until our concerts in Bognor Regis and Midhurst!

We are currently looking for a new Timpani player – the band own a set of timps! For all other vacancies, see the Join Us page.

Looking forward to a new year with our new MD at the helm!

Less than 1 month to go before our first Christmas concert in Boxgrove Priory

Southdowns Concert Band are back into rehearsals in preparation for our Christmas Concerts – keep an eye on our website for details shortly!

Gordon Campbell, Trombone virtuoso appeared with Southdowns Concert Band in July 2014

Trombone virtuoso Gordon Campbell was the main attraction at the summer concert by Southdowns Concert Band at St Paul’s Church, Chichester on Wednesday 9 July in 2014.

Gordon Campbell is best known as lead trombone in BBC Big Band and The John Wilson Orchestra. Gordon is also Trombone Professor at the Royal Marines School of Music, Portsmouth and The Royal Academy of Music.

The concert…

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