Gary Wyatt appointed new MD at Carlton Brass

Carlton Brass are pleased to announce the appointment of Gary Wyatt as their new musical director. Gary trained as a professional musician during his military career and still plays at the highest level as the principal cornet of the world-famous Desford Colliery Band. His conducting experience spans over 20 years and includes time with bands […]

Percussion vacancy

Carlton Brass are currently on the look for a percussion player/drummer to come and join the band. If you or someone you know fancies playing with Nottingham’s leading brass band on either a permanent or an ad hoc basis then please get in touch. We can offer a full and talented band to sit behind, a […]

Move to Burton Joyce

On the 19th March members of both bands worked to move out of our soon to be demolished bandroom in Carlton, to our new home – the old school house in Burton Joyce. The preceding week saw some emotional last rehearsals with several ex-members coming down to say goodbye to the building, which has been the home […]

Trent Barton provide Battle Bus for Area contest

Many thanks to local bus company Trent Barton who provided us with both a coach and a very cheery driver to enable us to attend the midlands area contest at Bedworth on the 12th of March. In return we’ll be playing in a concert to raise money for their chosen charity later in the year.

3rd at NEMBBA

February 28th saw a successful return to 1st section contesting for Carlton Brass, with the band taking 3rd place and the “best horn” trophy at the North East Midlands Brass Band Association contest.