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Tewkesbury Town Band – Musical Director Vacancy

Tewkesbury Town Band is looking for an enthusiastic musician to be its next Musical Director. Due to the relocation of their current MD, the Band is looking for someone to continue their rise into the Third section, having come 3rd at the last West of England Area Contest in the Fourth section. The Band has been active throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, meeting virtually and in Covid-secure venues when possible. We have a number of exciting projects ahead including commissioning works and a tour to Germany in 2022.

This may be an opportunity for the right person to gain excellent hands-on conducting experience working with all aspects of rehearsal, concert planning and performance. Alternatively, the role may be filled by someone who has more extensive previous experience and a desire to bring that to the band.

The band, which celebrates a culture of diversity and inclusion, is looking for a Conductor who has a good knowledge of repertoire and is eager to share their enthusiasm for brass banding with the players and our audiences. Being able to communicate and stimulate the players in a positive way and create an atmosphere of fun and enjoyment with the band’s audiences is essential.

This is a voluntary position but expenses are reimbursed.

We are committed to safeguarding in line with Brass Bands England’s BandSafe
guidelines and therefore a DBS check will be required for the successful applicant

For further information or to apply for the position please contact our Secretary on 07904 859249 or email secretary@tewkesburytownband.co.uk


Tewkesbury Town Band is always keen to meet new players of any standard, who are looking to make the occasional visit, or commit to becoming a regular member of one of our bands.

At present we have the following vacancies.

Cornets (all levels).
Soprano (shared role).
B Bass.
Percussionists (inc kit player).

The Senior band practices are every Wednesday evening 7.30pm til 9.00pm and Sunday evening 7.00pm til 9.00pm.

We also have a training band which is always open to people wishing to learn to play a brass instrument.

Please drop an email via our Contact Us page if you would like to attend a practice session.

Training band details can be found on Training band page.