The Leyland Band was established in 1946 in the heart of industrial Lancashire as the Leyland Motors Band, taking its name from the world famous truck and bus company. Now an independent group of some thirty musicians, and one of the UK’s finest brass bands. The Band is proud of its local identity proudly bears the name of its home town.
A renowned concert band, Leyland Band perform concerts throughout the UK and also abroad. The band has an extensive repertoire and in-house arrangers able to provide bespoke programs to demand. From traditional, themed and unique presentations, Leyland Band offer engaging and entertaining performances. Suited to any event and venue, Leyland Band tailor made programs and line up offer great musical experiences.
The Leyland Band regularly records commercially, both in its own right and by commission. The band’s catalogue, and boasts a growing list of over 50 CD’s in addition to a wealth of other material.
Leyland Band some of the finest young soloists, and specialist music tutors, and the band is constantly in demand for workshops and education projects.