Posts from 2018

25th July 2018
Returning Players
We would like to welcome back Janella Calvert onto the Principal Cornet Chair, Clare Avery to the Horn Section and Brian Robson to the Bass section. Welcome also to our new players Rob Dawson on Euphonium, Mark Naylor & Maia Evans on Percussion, Jane Clayton and Katherine Duck both on Cornet. At present our band is getting stronger each week and still looking for players to join. We have some fantastic concerts coming up. Have a look on our Concert Log to see what’s on.

12th May 2018
Reduced Merchandise
We have reduced our CD Spirit of the Wolds from £10.00 to £5.00. This CD was recorded back in 2014
Our Driffield Silver Band China Mugs have also been reduced from £5.00 to £3.00.
Anyone interested, you can purchase them online or at our concerts. You can also email 

18th April 2018
Bob Dales Concert
Come and join us this coming Sunday 22nd April at 2pm in the Old Town Hall, Bell Hotel for our Bob Dales Memorial Concert where we will be accompanied by East Riding Youth Brass Band.

24th March 2018
Vacancies – Back Row Cornets & Euphonium
Driffield Silver Band(established 1837) seeks urgently Back Row Cornets (2nd & 3rd), Euphonium player. We are a very friendly, non-contesting community band – where rehearsals & concerts are fun. We have a very wide musical repertoire and rehearse on Friday evenings 19:30 – 21:30Hrs at The Bell Hotel, Driffield, YO25 6AN.
For more information-Please contact Mike Clark, Band Secretary, or 01377 252291

2nd March 2018
Bad Weather Conditions
To all DSB Band members, due to the bad weather we are having at the moment, tonights rehearsal has been cancelled. See you all next week. Keep safe and warm everyone.

16th February 2018
Players, Player of the Year Award
We held our AGM last night Friday 9th February, along with the Players, Player of the Year Award. Congratulations to Ian Buckton on Trombone on becoming 2017s award winner

7th February 2018
DSB Forthcoming Concerts

Sunday 22/04/2018 Bob Dales Concert, Bell Hotel, 2pm

Saturday 26/05/2018 Filey Crescent Gardens 2pm   

Sunday 10/06/2018 Hornsea Memorial Gardens 2 – 4pm

Sunday 24/06/2018 British Legion Afternoon Proms: Bell Hotel 2pm

Wednesday 18/07/2018 Driffield Show Showground:

Sunday 29/07/2018 Pocklington Canal Bicentenaryat Melbourn village 1pm

Friday 07/09/2018 Burton Constable Last Night of Proms 7.30pm

Saturday 29/09/2018 Marie Curie Charitable Concert: Bell Hotel 7.30pm

Friday 09/11/2018 Armistice British Legion: Bell Hotel 7.30pm

Saturday 15/12/2018 Hornsea Tesco Playing and collecting 10.30 to 14:30

Sunday 16/12/2018DSB Christmas Concert, The Old Town Hall, Bell Hotel 2pm

5th January 2018
Happy New Year

Driffield Silver Band would like to wish all our friends & supporters a very Happy New Year & we hope youve all had fantastic festive period!! As always the New Year brings new challenges!!

We have now had a number of enquiries about performances in 2018, so our calendar is filling fast. If you have an event you would like us to perform at, please utilise the General Enquiries section of the website. In there is a document which gives you all the key requirements for each of our performances. The sooner you contact us, the more likely we are of being available to play…

9th February 2018 Band’s AGM