Our Aims

The Brass Band League (Northern Ireland) aims to:

  • Promote and encourage all efforts tending to the continual improvement of the cultural advancement of Brass Bands throughout all sections of the community in Northern Ireland irrespective of religious, sexual or ethnic background or physical  status.
  • Foster and develop links with other brass bands in the wider society.
  • Encourage the development of brass bands and their members by devising and promoting a range of activities such as contests, workshops and festivals.
  • Bring enjoyment and promote harmony in the wider community by bringing brass band music to the widest selection of people possible.
  • Encourage all sections of the community to become involved with their local brass band.

– Objectives, General Rules, Brass Band League Rule Book

Our Executive

The BBL has an executive committee which is elected at our Annual General Meeting.

The executive overseas the day to day running of the BBL and its various events.

Our executive members are:

President William Caughey
 Vice Presidents Ronnie Kennedy, Des Lowry, Ken Tweedie, David Dickson, Bill Clements, Allan Davison, Alan Hunter
Chairman Allan Davison
Vice Chairman Nigel Brodison
Secretary Paul Kirk
Treasurer Stephen Kennedy
Executive Committee David Leonard
Jeanette Morton
David Johnston
Amber MacLennan
Jonathan Sharpe