About the bands

Welcome to Bristol Concert Wind Band (BCWB) and its associated bands. 

Ever fancied learning a windband instrument? - It's never too late and our complete beginners course starts again on Thursday 24th September 2015 in Barton Hill Settlement.  We also have bands and courses for more experienced players.  More details


Claire and Bobby presenting a cheque for £1125 from BCWB to Avon Riding Centre for the Disabled. The money was raised at our Christmas concert where all five bands played and contributed to a fantastic evening.

Bristol Concert Wind Band conducted by Rainer Dolz
These great photos of BCWB and Blown Away were taken at our 2013 Spring Concert. If it looks as if we were having a ball, then that’s absolutely right! The audience told us they loved the concert too!
Blown Away! conducted by Nicola Ware

Bristol Concert Wind Band are not just one band, but many. We cater for advanced players in the Concert Band and also for complete beginner and improving players in our other bands. For more information about becoming a member see join the band.

The Concert band are friendly community band which have been performing in Bristol for over 30 years. Now under the direction of Rainer Dolz we perform regularly at venues throughout Bristol and beyond. We perform both formal and informal concerts in venues as diverse as the Colston Hall and park gigs in the summer.


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Bristol Concert Wind Band are a Registered Charity no 1142960. The Musical Director is Rainer Doltz, assistant MD and Principal Clarinet is Nicola Ware.