Join the band

The Reading Spring Gardens Brass Band is a hard-working, positive and (most importantly) friendly ensemble of brass 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 Tenor Horn

A vacancy exists for a capable and committed tenor horn player who would welcome the opportunity to develop their skills, particularly as a soloist, as the band establishes itself in the third section. 

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.

Repiano 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 and / or BBb Bass

A vacancy exists for a capable and committed EEb and / or 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.