Wrexham Concert Band

Wrexham Concert Band, is a vibrant and community-based musical ensemble, which is a cornerstone of musical culture in the heart of the City of Wrexham. Founded with a passion for fostering musical talent and creating a harmonious community, this band has become a symbol of unity, artistic expression, and the joy of making music together.

The band is led by our musical director Scott Lloyd, who brings a wealth of experience, and musicality and leadership to the role, fostering a collaborative and disciplined approach among the musicians. His energy and enthusiasm are pivotal in the success and growth of the band.

From its inception, Wrexham Concert Band has actively engaged with the local community. The band hosts regular concerts, and supports community events, providing opportunities for people of all ages to experience the joy of music. The band collaborates with other local organisations and artists, organising charity events, and participates in community festivals, reinforcing their commitment to making music accessible to everyone.

Known for their versatility, Wrexham Concert Band boasts an extensive repertoire that spans classical, contemporary, jazz, and different cultural music to name but a few. This eclectic mix reflects the diverse tastes and backgrounds of its members, ensuring that there is something for everyone in their performances.

In addition to their performances, the band places a strong emphasis on musical education. Several of the band members support aspiring musicians, fostering a supportive environment for growth and development. Through these initiatives, Wrexham Concert Band continues to inspire the next generation of musicians within the community.

As Wrexham Concert Band continues to evolve, it remains committed to deliver core values of inclusivity, community engagement, and the celebration of musical expression. With each note played, they contribute to the cultural tapestry of Wrexham, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of those who have had the pleasure of experiencing the magic of their music. Wrexham Concert Band stands as a testament to the power of community and the transformative nature of music in bringing people together.

Country representing: Cymru

Have you been to the Llangollen Eisteddfod before?         Yes

Where and how often do you rehearse?        We rehearse weekly on Tuesday evenings 7.30-9.30pm in Parciau Community Centre, Bellevue Road, Wrexham LL13 7LY

Do you have any interesting stories about your group?     The group was first formed in 2021, many of our members have returned to playing years after stopping some even 30 years. This is improving well-being and reducing social isolation.

How would you best describe your group?    Community based concert band


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