Join the band

The Reading Spring Gardens Brass Band is a hard-working, positive and (most importantly) welcoming ensemble of brass and percussion players determined to ‘pick up’ where they left off in March 2020.

All enquiries welcome in strict confidence to Rebecca Devaney on 01189 414920 or e-mail contact@readingband.com


Current vacancies


Solo Cornet

A vacancy exists for a capable and committed solo cornet player to join the band as it establishes itself in the third section.

Back row Cornet

A vacancy exists for a capable and committed cornet player to join the band on repiano cornet as it establishes itself in the third section.

EEb Bass

A vacancy exists for a capable and committed EEb bass player to join the band as it establishes itself in the third section.

BBb Bass

A vacancy exists for a capable and committed BBb bass player to join the band as it establishes itself in the third section.

Kit Percussionist

A vacancy exists for a capable and committed kit and / or tuned percussionist to join the band as it establishes itself in the third section. 

Timpanist / Tuned Percussionist

A vacancy exists for a capable and committed tuned percussionist to join the band as it establishes itself in the third section. 

Please note that in the interest of the band, applicants for the above vacancies may be invited by the secretary to attend a rehearsal or two in order to determine whether both band and player are mutually compatible.