The 75th anniversary year of the famous massed band concert series in Huddersfield will be celebrated in style on Saturday 28th March. Black Dyke Band will join hosts Brighouse & Rastrick in what is sure to be a memorable occasion. The concert will be conducted by guest conductor Prof. Nicholas Childs and will be compéred by David Hoyle of BBC Radio Leeds.

The programme will include highlights from our massed band concerts past and present, with pieces such as Rhapsody in Brass, Nessun Dorma and Nimrod being featured. The concert will conclude with the glorious sound of two of the world’s most famous bands filling Huddersfield Town Hall as they take on Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture.

Tickets are available now from all usual Kirklees outlets – in person at Huddersfield Central, Holmfirth and Dewsbury Libraries, Box Office tel. 01484 225755, or online at

This is a concert not to be missed, and tickets are selling fast so book now to avoid disappointment.