It is with immense sadness that The Black Dyke Band has learned of the passing of their former President and the Founder Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Donald Hanson.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
We would like to wish all our supporters a "Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year" and hope to see you at one of our Christmas concerts.
Black Dyke in Waterford
Black Dyke Band are looking forward to their trip to beautiful Waterford Southern Ireland this weekend.
Japan Tour 2017
The Black Dyke Band will once again jet off for their 2017 tour of Japan. Our first tour was in 1990 and the band have been back several times since.
New Signings at Black Dyke Band
Black Dyke are delighted to welcome Jon Hammond on assistant principal cornet and Adam Finch on 3rd Cornet.
October Special Offer
Our special offer for October - buy both Volumes (I & II) of "The Cornet Heritage" at a bargain price of £20 for the two (retail price £27.90). This offer will finish on 31st October 2017.
National Finals - Open Rehearsal Ossett Town Hall
Black Dyke Band will again present an open rehearsal at Ossett Town Hall, this time for the National Championship test piece ‘Gallery’ by Howard Snell. The open rehearsal will start at 8pm on Wednesday 11th October.
Admission is free and doors open at 7.30pm
Please note the venue is Ossett Town Hall and not Morley Town Hall.
And they're off!!!
Black Dyke Band have been eagerly awaiting their annual trip to Lucerne, Switzerland to appear at the magnificent KKL concert hall in Lucerne. The concert hall (1800 seats) is one of the finest concert halls in the world.
Email issues - now resolved
Owing to an attempt to hack our email account on Saturday 16th September our email was off-line for 3 days. We are pleased to report that service has been resumed.
First Class Cornet Player
Achieve your ambition - First Class Cornet player required for Black Dyke Band. Expressions of interest to Richard Marshall (Principal Cornet).
Black Dyke On-Line shop deliveries to the USA
We wish all our supporters in the USA our best wishes and hope everyone is safe and well from the dramatic weather conditions. We are delivering orders as normal to our supporters in the Americas but our postal service cannot guarantee delivery dates at the moment due to the extreme conditions.
Please keep safe.