Charity Concert with Shan Cothi and special guest

The band is delighted to be involved with a upcoming concert of 1st March.  This concert is in aid of Blood Bike Wales and local charities. Alongside Shan Cothi (and special guest) it will feature Aberystwyth Silver Band, Aberystwyth Male Voice Choir, Meibion y Mynydd and the Aberystwyth Tenovus Choir. Tickets are available from Aberystwyth […]

Diwrnod Strafagansa Pres Aberystwyth Brass Extravaganza Day

After the success of last years Brass Extravaganza Day the band is very pleased to announce that we will be organising a 2018 Brass Extravaganza on 27th January 2018 with the Leyland Band. More details are available on our website where you can find details of the youth contest and how to book evening tickets.     […]

Cory Band Concert Reviews

  Great to see a nice review from the concert with the Cory Band in Aberystwyth on You can read it here

Brass Extravaganza review

What a day! This has been a few months in planning and a lot of hard work behind the scenes but the day was finally here and fingers crossed…touch wood…everything would run smoothly. Youth Competition The day started off with a Youth Solo and Ensemble competition, adjudicated by Dr Richard Jones and Simon Howell (Cory […]

Brass Extravaganza Photo Gallery

The Bandroom 1926 – 2016 Chapter 10 Polling Station

The Bandroom has recently become a Polling Station for elections held in Aberystwyth. Many people who hadn’t realised the Bandroom existed have now visited the Bandroom to cast their votes in local and national elections and the EU Referendum. We do hope that you have enjoyed Peter’s History of the Bandroom in Aberystwyth. Our next […]

The Bandroom 1926 – 2016 Chapter 9 1980 – 2016

                    For many years the interior of the bandroom changed little. At one point in the 1980s the original wooden flooring was replaced by a waterproofed concrete and tiled floor by Ceredigion County Council following flooding. They took possession of the building from the defunct Aberystwyth […]

Remembrance Parade

The band was busy as usual for Remembrance Sunday this year.  Several members were playing the last post either on Remembrance Day or on the Sunday for services around the county. As always it was a honour for the band to lead the parade from the Town Library to the War Memorial for the silence […]

The Bandroom – A History 1926 – 2016 Chapter 8 Visitors from Ireland

In 1985 the Middleton Band near Cork in Ireland visited the town for a musical weekend. Photos show members of both Aberystwyth and Middleton band outside the bandroom in 1985

The Bandroom – A History (1926-2016) – Chapter 7 Rehearsals and Learners at the Bandroom

Learner classes became established by the band in the 1970s before the introduction of school brass tuition. They began under the leadership of Bandmasters Bill Dickie and Hywel Jones and continued under John R. Davies. The classes were a great success with several of the young players later becoming professional musicians. Photos show learner classes […]

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