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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.

Lucerne Concert

A fantastic audience for our concert in Lucerne.

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.

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!