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CHESTER BIG BAND

Chester Big Band is an amateur group of people from Chester and the surrounding areas who rehearse on Wednesday evenings, 8pm – 10pm, at the 1st Upton Scout Hut,Upton Grange, Upton, Chester CH2 1BG.

The band consists of approximately 25 players, playing the following instruments: tenor saxophone, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone, trumpets, trombones, drums, bass guitar and piano/keyboard.

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Chester Big Band at Chester Bandstand, Aug 2018
Chester Big Band at Chester Bandstand, Aug 2018

About Us

Chester Big Band are a group of like minded people who get together on a Wednesday evening to play music.  We have over 300 songs and play a large repertoire of music from the big band era and beyond.

Rehearsals are held at the 1st Upton Group Scout Hut,  Wednesday evening from 8pm – 10pm at the 1st Upton Scout Hut, Upton Grange, Upton, Chester CH2 1BG.

Chester Big Band at Chester Bandstand, Aug 2018
Chester Big Band at Chester Bandstand, Aug 2018

 

 

Vacancies

We currently have a vacancy for a trombone player. However all players are welcome – please contact us if you have an interest in playing.

Look forward to seeing you soon.

Chester Big Band preparing at Neston Theatre Arts, June 2018
Chester Big Band preparing at Neston Theatre Arts, June 2018

Concerts

View the gallery from previous concerts:

5th August 2018: Chester (Riverside) Bandstand

7th July 2018: Llanfihangel Village Hall, near Oswestry

3rd June 2018: Neston Theatre Arts

 

Forthcoming concerts for 2018:

We have now completed our summer season of concerts and are on our short summer break, watch this space for upcoming gigs September onwards!

If you would like to book Chester Big Band for a gig, please contact us to discuss details and costs etc.

Chester Big Band Trombone and Rhythm Section
Chester Big Band Trombone and Rhythm Section

Contact

Email:   chesterbigband@gmail.com
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Chester Big Band Rehearsal Location:

1st Upton Scout Hut
Upton Grange,
Upton,
Chester
CH2 1BG

Chester Big Band Trumpet Section
Chester Big Band Trumpet Section