Hebden Bridge Junior Band is for 7 to 19 year olds in the Upper Calder Valley who want to develop their music skills as part of a brass band.

We provide lessons, regular B Band and Main Band rehearsals and play up to 40 engagements each year.

The band is open to anyone in the age group who wants to play a brass instrument or percussion. We do not exclude anyone on the grounds of musical ability or on the grounds of race, gender, sexual orientation, class or disability.

We provide subsidised lessons for new learners, developing musicians as well as established players. Anyone aged between 7 and 19 can apply for lessons and we provide these on a first come, first served basis.

Lessons are usually in 15 minute sessions – school term time only. Lessons take place on

Mondays between 4.30 and 6.30 pm

Thursdays between 5.00 and 6.00 pm

We employ experienced brass players as our resident music teachers.

Our teachers are CRB checked.