Blackley Band

Blackley Band is a 4th section contesting brass band based in North Manchester. We rehearse Monday and Thursday evenings from 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


Christmas Concert

We are holding our Christmas Concert on Sunday December 11th to start at 2pm, you’ll get to enjoy some classic… Read more


Rochdale Contest Result

The band performed early doors at Rochdale Contest on Sunday October 23rd, we chose to play The Dark Side of… Read more


Autumn Concert Nov 6th

This year we missed our chance to host our Annual Cream Tea, this was due to so many people being… Read more

Events & Concerts

St Andrews Christmas Concert

04/12/2016, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm - St Andrew's Church
Free entry as ever. One of our longest standing Christmas Concerts and a favourite of ours.

Carols at Tesco

06/12/2016, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Tesco Superstore
We will be at Tesco Blackley taking requests for your favourite carols and collecting through the evening. Come along and...

Lord Mayors Carol Concert

08/12/2016, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Manchester Town Hall
We are playing once again at the Lord Mayors Carol concert at Manchester Town Hall. Free entry and always a...