Bournemouth and District Concert Band
Hello, we're the Bournemouth and District Concert Band

We’re a community concert band and perform across Dorset including Bournemouth, Poole, Christchurch, Wimborne and Ferndown. We’re one of the area’s largest concert bands with more than 60 musicians of all ages, playing wind band instruments of all shapes and sizes.

We’re looking for a bassoonist, percussion and brass players:
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Band composer conducting at concert

Upcoming concerts

We’re playing in the bandstand in Bournemouth gardens on 30 June and 7 July. Come and listen – there’ll be music for everyone.

Concerts >

Band on Highcliffe Castle steps

About BDCB

We rehearse every Thursday from 7:30-9:30pm at Queen’s Park Infant Academy. We play everything from Abba to Orpheus in the Underworld.

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Clarinets in Bournemouth Gardens

Join us

We’re always happy to see new faces. Join us if you’re 14 years +. Ideally you’ll be around Grade 5+ standard and have some band experience.

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Are you a bassoon player or do you know someone who can play? We're looking for a bassoonist to join our band. Spread the word! #bdcb #bassoon #bassoonist #concertband #windband #joinaband #bournemouth #christchurchdorset #ferndown #wimborne #poole #dorset ... See moreSee less

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Thinking back to our summer concert at Mudeford Wood Community Centre when the sun was shining ☀️ All in our latest blog from Mary, one of our trombone players 🎼 ... See moreSee less

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