Ystradgynlais Public Band
The Band meets on Wednesdays at Libanus Church in Glanrhyd, Ystradgynlais. (Map)
Ystrad Band is one of the oldest Brass Bands in Wales having been
making music since the Victorian era when Ystradgynlais was an important
industrial town. Rehearsals are on Wednesdays (with sectionals or full rehearsals on Sundays as required) from 7:15 to
9:00. Our Training Band and learners meet from 6:00 to 7:00pm on
We're a friendly community group whose members' ages range from eight to eighty-seven and our aim is to open up the world of music to the community of Ystradgynlais by providing free membership and free tuition to anyone who wishes to join.
arrange local concerts and support community organisations such as the
hospital, schools and nursing homes. We have competed at the Brangwyn
Hall in Swansea and in the National Eisteddfod - which is televised each
year on S4C - and taken part in a variety of local events.
Ystradgynlais Band's new home is at Libanus Church, Glanrhyd, Ystradgynlais, Swansea SA9 1AT. Please visit our 'contact' page for directions!