Barton Community Band are a 3rd section band who recently competed at the National Brass Band Championships 2023 at Cheltenham and placed 3rd in their section. The band perform locally as well as further afield and are open to bookings. We hope you enjoy our site and take a moment to drop us a line.
Barton Community Band are thriving under the excellent direction of our fabulous Musical Director, Garry Oglesby. The band is made up of people from all walks of life, with a mutual appreciation and enjoyment of brass band music. To find out more, click the band logo above to go to our Meet the Band page!
Barton Community Band play at a variety of events throughout the year, from in the local community and surrounding areas, to others a little further afield. We are also a competing band and will be contesting for the areas in Durham in March. Click above to see where you can find our other performances.
We have recently changed our youth band to a training band as we have both adults and children now learning to play instruments with us. Everyone is welcome, no matter age, background or experience.
For further information on what we can offer, please click the link above.