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Welcome to Phoenix Brass

Phoenix Brass Band is a friendly contesting band based in Crewkerne, Somerset. We were founded back in 1995 with the ethos that banding should be fun, should not dominate your life yet we still take the music seriously. We are a contesting band and have enjoyed successes over the years since our foundation. For a little more history about the band, click here.

Please see the contact page if you are interested in the possibility of having Phoenix Brass at your event. To hear us performing, have a look at the music clips in our downloads area.

West of Enqland 3rd Section Champions 2016

We returned victorious from the West of England Brass Band Championships this weekend (12th March). Held at the Riviera International Conference Centre, Torquay, the band beat 18 other bands from the region to be crowned the West of England champions. Along with a magnificent trophy the band have been invited to compete at the prestigious National Brass Band Finals in Cheltenham this September ... read more.

WOE Champions

UK Band News

Countdown to Bolsover Festival of Brass

The countdown is on for the Bolsover Festival of Brass - and you can get to be a part of it live on ...

Loxley make composer link for PRS backed premieres

Loxley Silver Band has gained PRS funding for a quartet of new works from composer Barry Gilbey.

Death of Peter Hainsworth

The death has been reported of former Black Dyke and Brighouse & Rastrick player Peter Hainsworth.
Phoenix News
21st Sep 2016
Phoenix at the National Brass Band Finals
Phoenix at the National Brass Band Finals Sunday 18th September brought sunshine, smiles and the band’s long awaited journey to the N...
20th Jul 2016
It would be Roger Newton’s Birthday today and retirement. If only!
We all miss the Great Man immensely, but we are all thinking of Lin and all the Family at this ti...
06th Jun 2016
Windwhistle Inn Ale & Cider Festival 2016
Windwhistle Inn Ale & Cider Festival 2016 On Bank Holiday Monday, the band played as part of the Windwhistle Inn's annual beer and cide...
17th May 2016
Looking ahead to the National Finals
Looking ahead to the National Finals We are counting down the weeks until we will be playing at the National Brass Band Championship F...