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About Brigstowe Village Band

The Brigstowe Village Band is a friendly community folk band which meets once a month near Bristol to rehearse, and does occassional concerts.

BVB rehearsal Sunday 21 October 2018, 2 – 4.30pm

The next Brigstowe Village Band rehearsal is on Sunday 21 October, Jubilee Pavilion, Long Ashton Community Centre, 2 – 4.30pm. Matt has put the list the of tunes to be practiced here. Look forward to seeing lots of you there.

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Lots of new photos of recent BVB events

Check out the pictures page here for lots of photos of recent BVB events.

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Audition for new musical leader Sunday 28 October 2018

We are auditioning Laurel Swift (laurelswift.co.uk) for the position of new musical leader of the Brigstowe Village Band on Sunday 28th October in the Club Room to the side of the Main Hall of Long Ashton Community Centre. The programme … Continue reading

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Thank you to all who took part in the Long Ashton Apple Day.

Message from Liz: Thank you to all who made the Apple Day such a jolly and coherent programme – nervous in rehearsal; (it is ALWAYS tricky changing from outdoor to indoor gigs / summer to autumn AND trying our hand at playing new … Continue reading

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Long Ashton Apple Day, Sunday 7 October 2018

The Long Ashton Apple Day gig is on Sunday 7 October, 3pm  at the Long Ashton Community Centre. The setlist can be found here. There will be a practice immediately before the gig starting at 1.45pm in the Jubilee Pavilion, … Continue reading

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Subs for the Autumn Term

BVB subs for the Autumn term are now due. Please click here for payment details. Thank you .

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Two great gigs – Clift Road Street Party and Party in the Park. Long Ashton Apple Day to look forward to.

Message from Liz: Many thanks to all those BVB members who created such a good atmosphere with their jolly playing at the Clift Road Street Party ( last Saturday ) and at Party in the Park-  yesterday. Particular thanks to … Continue reading

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Clift Road Triangle Street Party gig going ahead. Saturday 8 September 4-5pm

It looks like the weather will be kind to us – no more rain forecast this afternoon – so the Clift Road Triangle Street Party gig will go ahead. Bring pegs to hold music if it gets breezy and a … Continue reading

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Long Ashton Apple Day, Sunday 7 October

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BVB new musical leader

BVB will be auditioning for a new musical leader on Sunday 28 October pm (times to follow) at Long Ashton (L shaped Hall not the Jubilee). The candidates will take an hours rehearsal, have an ‘interview’ with the five members … Continue reading

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