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The Dobcross Youth Band

The Dobcross Youth Band is a brass band of committed players aged between six and 18 based in the village of Dobcross in Saddleworth. Formed in 1988 with a few village children it has now grown into a thriving organisation with more than 70 players, and a busy programme of concerts, competitions, social outings and supporting charities.


Could you be our new Training Band Musical Director?

17th January 2020

Dobcross Youth Band, a thriving brass band on the outskirts of Oldham, is seeking an...

Prestigious award for Band Secretary Jenny

13th October 2019

Huge congratulations to our dedicated band secretary, Jenny Wood, who has been awarded the Brian...

National Children’s Brass Band of Great Britain

13th September 2019

Our Principal Cornet Amy Naylor and First Horn Eva Burke were invited to play in...

“Amelie loves it here, everyone is so friendly.”

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Youth Band MD Seth Livingstone with the RNCM Brass Band commemorating the Manchester Arena bombing.

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As we mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day and the end of the Second World War in Europe, here's a reminder of the Youth Band playing at the dedication of our village's Silent Soldier memorial on Remembrance Sunday. We will remember them. ... See MoreSee Less

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