Blackley Band

Blackley Band is a 4th section contesting brass band based in North Manchester. We rehearse Monday 745pm until 945pm and Thursday evenings 8pm until 10pm.

Please use the navigation above to learn more about our players and what is making the band news and event pages.

If you have any questions, are interested in coming down for a blow or are looking to hire a brass band, please get in touch either via our contact form or message us on Facebook or Twitter.



The band are currently looking for the following players:

  • Cornets (Principal for the right candidate)
  • Euphonium
  • Bb Bass
  • Percussionists

Players of all instruments are welcome to come along to rehearsal of course. Use the contact us form to apply for any vacancies or to just get in touch.

Latest News

Manchester makes memories…

…Manchester makes Christmas! The band have had the privilege of being involved in Manchester City Councils 2018 Christmas Advert ‘Manchester… Read more

France 2018

On Thursday May 31st we set off from the bandroom at 6am for the long journey to Amboise, France to… Read more

Rochdale 4th Section Champions 2017

  The band had an early start on October 29th having drawn to play second in the 4th section st… Read more

Events & Concerts

Heywood Christmas Parade

17/11/2018, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm - The Heywood Pub
We will be joining the Parade in Heywood as Christmas arrives, come along for some festive cheer and to see...

St Andrews Christmas Concert

02/12/2018, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm - St Andrew's Church
We will return to St Andrews, Blackley, for their Christmas concert. See us at 3pm where we will play some...

Private Event

02/12/2018, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
We will be playing at a private event today, sorry you can't join us but check out our other events...