The current Formby Band was formed in 1974, and has members from all around Merseyside whose ages currently range from 13 to 86 years old.
Under the baton of Musical Director Louise Hough, the band has a very busy concert schedule, performing at a wide variety of concerts around the North West. Our concerts schedule includes prestigious events in places such as St Georges Hall, Philharmonic Hall and both Cathedrals, we also perform many public concerts in parks and churches as well as private parties, weddings and large corporate events, including many concerts to support local and national charities.
The band also regularly competes in local and national competitions, being national champions in their section in 2007. Recent prize-winning successes have been at The Northern Open (Nov 2013) and Buxton Brass Band Festival (2013 & 2014).
Recently the band have relocated, now rehearsing weekly in Sefton Park Cricket Club in Liverpool on a Tuesday night, Twice a week during contest season.
We always welcome new members, so please contact the page if you are interested in coming along!