Welcome to Thrapston Town Band Website

Welcome to the website of Thrapston Town Band, providing information and news about the band.

Thrapston Town Band can trace its’ origins back to the earliest days of the brass band movement in the 1850’s and continues to serve the community of Thrapston and the surrounding area today. There are currently over 35 members of all ages ranging from 8 to 80+.

Vacancies

We at Thrapston Town Band are looking for players to join our progressing ranks. We welcome all players of all levels even have a junior band should you have or know youngsters who like to learn and play. In particular we would like Front & Back row Cornets, Flugal. So if you fancy a no pressure blow we rehearse Monday and Thursday from 7.30pm, then please message us on our Facebook page or by using our email address.

Latest news…

A Tribute to Max Harrison

The band is saddened to announce the passing of one of our biggest supporters, Max Harrison.  Max was a good friend of Raymond Jeffery MBE, our long serving Musical Director, and continued to support the band under Kevin Spencer.  He was a true critic; honest,...

Beer & Brass on the Grass Contest

Excited about tomorrow? So are we! Not the Royal Wedding, not the FA Cup Final but the Beer and Brass on the Grass Contest! The weather forecast is looking great so come along and support all the bands playing at Victoria Farm, Highcross, Lutterworth. LE17 5AU. Food...

160th Band Concert – 28th April

THRAPSTON TOWN BAND IS 160 YEARS OLD! Thrapston Town Band will be celebrating it’s 160th Anniversary in April with a celebratory concert featuring players from the past and present. It is believed that the band is the oldest in the County and we are hoping that...