A very short version of events The year’s AGM took place on Sunday 12th Feb. The meeting was initially chaired by Fred Straw. Fred expressed that with the sad demise of NCT Band he would like to put on record the achievements that the band had made over the years especially having been to the Royal Albert Hall twice in the Championship Section. The Constitution … Continue reading AGM

A Christmas message from Tony

Carlton Brass has had a very enjoyable and busy schedule this Christmas. I would like to thank all members for their hard work and attendance during the build up to Christmas and the commitment given at this busy time.  We’ve had some really prestigious concerts, playing to capacity audiences who have been very appreciative. The band has put on some excellent performances at these events … Continue reading A Christmas message from Tony


The Band extends a warm welcome to Esther Pritchard who joins the back row. Esther has previously played with Rothwell and Flimby Saxhorn Bands. Also making a return to the back row is Dave Saddler. Chris McMullen from Swindon Pegasus is keeping his “Lip In” with us on Euph while he is at Nottingham University. And finally making a come back is “Cheeky Chappie” Jack … Continue reading Welcome

Hayley – A Celebration of Life

Bramcote crematorium was packed to capacity with over 200 people gathered together with family, friends and the banding community there to celebrate the “Life of Hayley” on Tuesday 11th of October 2005. Carlton Brass augmented to 35 played some of Hayley’s most loved music before the service. The service was lead by Pastor Andy Fish of Carlton who had a magic way with words and … Continue reading Hayley – A Celebration of Life

Hayley’s service

Bramcote Crematorium, Coventry Lane (A6002) Tuesday 11th October 2005 at 11.00am A one hour service to celebrate Hayley’s Life No sombre dress – Be bright and colourful Carlton Brass – Best uniform Flowers from family only – A single rose would be nice Donations to either – Via the Band Adult Intensive Care Unit: Nottingham QMC Meningitis Trust Afterwards at the: Wheldon School (Adjacent to … Continue reading Hayley’s service

New Players

Following on from our success at The Butlins mineworkers Open Championships, Carlton Brass announce the following new signings in preparation for the Derby and Area contests. Joining the Band on Bass Trombone is the young and very talented bass trombonist Simon Evans. Simon has played with The Ransome Band and more lately with EYMS at last years nationals. Making a comeback on Euphonium is Gary … Continue reading New Players

Band Party

The Carlton Band Organisation hosted by Carlton Brass will be holding its annual social evening on the 19 February ( 8:00pm ) at the Phoenix Public House (At the Junction of Wollaton Avenue and Shelford Road Gedling). All three bands in the organisation, Nottingham City Transport, Carlton Brass and Carlton Brass Training Band are invited. There will be a Bar, Disco, Karaoke and a buffet.  … Continue reading Band Party