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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.

Black Dyke heads to the British Open

Black Dyke Band today head off to the British Open Championships in Birmingham. This is the 165th 'Open', although the band have not competed at every one of the contests,   we have an unenviable record of wins and other prizes throughout the contests' history.

Harveys Showcase Black Dyke Band

The Black Dyke Band are grateful to Sue and Roger Harvey for featuring the band in one of their window displays in their Halifax store. The display featured the bands logo and a number of antique and modern instruments. Many thanks on behalf of the band.


Harveys of Halifax
Commercial Street

Black Dyke Gold VI - OUT NOW!

The long awaited addition to our CD collection, Black Dyke Gold VI - OUT NOW!


Huddersfield & Dewsbury Xmas Concerts - Tickets now on sale

Tickets are now on sale for our Christmas concerts in Dewsbury Town Hall (15/12/17) and Huddersfield Town Hall (17/12/17).


For tickets go to the Kirklees online ticket sales or information centres

Open Rehearsal - British open 2017

Black Dyke Band – free admission to open rehearsal at Morley Town Hall


Black Dyke Gold VI - COMING SOON

The long awaited addition to our CD collection, Black Dyke Gold VI, will be out shortly with an exciting playlist:


New Faces at Black Dyke

New Faces at Black Dyke


Black Dyke are delighted to welcome new faces into the Queensbury based band.

On Repiano is the young and extremely talented 17-year-old Adam Neild, a past principal cornet of the National Children’s Band, a member of the Junior School at the RNCM and Blue Coat School Oldham.

Ben Richeton calls time at Black Dyke

Benjamin Richeton leaves the band after four rewarding years, with European, British Open and National Championship successes, fantastic tours to New York, Japan, Switzerland and not forgetting The Glastonbury Festival!

Wedding Bells for Ben & Sumayah

On a glorious summers day last Saturday (July 8th) the Black Dyke Band were pleased to be in attendance at the wedding of Ben Wright and Sumayah Refaat. Ben plays 2nd Baritone with the band and Sumayah has been part of our merchandise team for several years. We wish the couple much joy and happiness.