As reported on 4BR the Reg Vardy Band has officially announced the appointment of John Roberts as its new Resident Musical Director. Right candidate The announcement comes soon after he found out that he had lost his position as MD at Skelmanthorpe, and c...

North of England regional champion Reg Vardy will be taking part in one of the most important open air community events of the year this Friday, when they play a part in the Great North Passion. Music and drama The re-enactment of the last hours of Christ...

The Reg Vardy Band are proud to have been asked to make a contribution toward Connections by John and Karen Topping, the first permanent artwork to be commissioned by Brass: Durham International Festival. Connections presents a traditional brass plaque e...

Geneva Instruments have announced the appointment of Colin Dixon as their new North of England representative.  A spokesperson has stated: “With increasing enquiries for our outstanding bandroom visit service, it became clear that we should look to...

Over the weekend 25th-27th July the band, under the direction of John Roberts, completed a recording of arrangements by our very own Alan Catherall for a CD to be released in September. The CD is a much anticipated follow up to the highly popular ‘C...

Following a very successful Christmas period, and many agonizing searches for well fitting stage jackets for borrowed players, we are having another equipment amnesty. Over the past few years a number of our famous red stage jackets have gone missing and ...

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Jacob Vilhelm Larsen as our Composer in Residence. The two year partnership will see the band perform an entertainment programme of Jacob’s compositions, as well as a major new work for choir and band, and...

The Reg Vardy  Band and Professional Musical Director, Russell Gray, were crowned North of England Regional Champions for an unprecedented 35th time on Sunday 15th March 2015, in a contest held at the Gala Theatre in Durham. In addition, baritone playe...

On Saturday 9th May The Reg Vardy Band competed in the Grand Shield, part of the Spring Festival Championships, held in Blackpool’s Winter Gardens. Playing from the number 14 draw the band gave a creditable account of Stephen Roberts challenging ...