Case Studies

Middleton Band were one of the first bands to contact our then only Liaison Officer, Rachel Veitch-Straw, in 2013. They requested a meeting to discuss ideas and possibilities for the next 5 years.
Penrith Town Band agreed to host a networking event with a funding focus, in order to offer chance for bands in the Cumbria region to get together, share news and stories of successes, and hear about local and national funding opportunities from the...
Just a Vibration is an artistic, musical and ground-breaking project which is the brainchild of Shri Sriram, a renowned multi-instrumentalist and composer. He dreamed of bringing together the warm sounds of brass, traditional Indian instruments...
Lofthouse Brass Band was formed in 1999 from a group of players and parents who were formerly involved in Stanley Newmarket Colliery Band. At the first rehearsal 10 players were present but the band had no infrastructure or properties. Numerous fund...
Network Meetings were created as a way of sharing local, regional, and national information around themes which bands have told us they require. The network aspect of the meetings offers bands the opportunity to meet and share experiences, highs and...
Following discussions with local bands in the Sheffield area, it was suggested that collaboration might be a way forward that would enable bands to flourish. Liaison Officer Rachel Veitch-Straw, with assistance from members of interested bands, set...