Music at Hillsborough Castle
Aug
25
2:00 PM14:00

Music at Hillsborough Castle

Join us for the second of two very special concerts at Hillsborough Castle. The band will be performing in the Castle groups and within easy walking distance of ornamental lawns, meandering waterways, peaceful woodlands and picturesque glens that surround Hillsborough Castle.

View Event →
NIBA Contest
Oct
12
9:00 AM09:00

NIBA Contest

The annual North of Ireland Band Assocation competition which features bands in all sections including Youth Bands.  Both Downshire Youth and Senior Bands will be participating. Downshire Senior band will be defending their title from 2019.

View Event →

Downshire Brass at Belfast Music Summer Season
Aug
2
6:00 PM18:00

Downshire Brass at Belfast Music Summer Season

Belfast is set to come alive with the sounds of summer thanks to a programme of live music performances in the heart of the city centre.

Downshire Brass will be taking part in the 2019 programme with a lively programme at the Bank Street peformance space.

The summer season features a wide range of music from opera to rock, ceilidhs to choirs, and the programme which runs from July – September has something for everyone.

View Event →
Music in the Parks
Jul
21
1:30 PM13:30

Music in the Parks

Downshire Brass will be performing at Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park on Sunday 21 July 2019.  The international Rose Fair at Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park is one of the world’s leading rose gardens, attracting thousands of visitors each year. Rose Fair, with its full programme of activities, is a celebration of this spectacular rose garden and is now one of Belfast’s most popular annual events.

View Event →
Youth Band Collaboration
Mar
23
7:30 PM19:30

Youth Band Collaboration

Downshire Youth Band is delighted to be collaborating with The Rosemount High School Band from Minnesota, USA in a concert at St Anne’s Cathedral, Belfast on Saturday 23rd March. Rosemount High School Band, a multi award winning group are visiting Northern Ireland with 150 musicians so expect to enjoy a fantastic spectacle of music-making from the combined efforts of these two bands!

Rosemount HS Band # 1.jpg
View Event →
Christmas Concert with Grosvenor Chorale
Dec
8
7:30 PM19:30

Christmas Concert with Grosvenor Chorale

Join the current Northern Ireland Brass Band Champions Downshire Brass as their Junior, Youth & Senior Bands take to the stage along with award-winning local choir Grosvenor Chorale to offer an enchanting evening of Festive and other music.

Tickets £10 (16 years and under go free)

Tickets can be purchased from Matchett’s Music in Belfast, via Band members or via the following link: https://www.priorbooking.com/e/christmas-concert (please note there is a small additional charge for tickets bought online).

View Event →
Stand Together, a benefit concert for Christian Aid
Oct
27
7:30 PM19:30

Stand Together, a benefit concert for Christian Aid

A Benefit Concert for Christian Aid

Join Downshire Brass for an inspirational evening of music and song with over 100 singers and musicians!  Held at Belfast’s iconic Ulster Hall, Stand Together is a one-off benefit concert for Christian Aid. The evening will be filled with uplifting music performed by a range of groups and performers from across Northern Ireland.

This is an ideal event to invite friends and family to for a great evening out. Plus, you’ll learn a little about Christian Aid's inspiring vision to end poverty.

Click here for ticket Information

View Event →
BRASSATTACK!
Sep
21
8:00 PM20:00

BRASSATTACK!

One of our favourite performances of the year. 

Downshire Brass pulls out all the stops for this 10th anniversary of Culture Night with highly-charged programme of pop, funk, fusion and jazz.  Catch us on the Donegall Street Stage Donegall St, Belfast BT1 2FJ at 8pm! 

View Event →
Quiz Night
Mar
23
7:30 PM19:30

Quiz Night

Hold the date!  We will be holding our annual quiz night on Friday 23th March 2018.  Full details to follow.  

Teams with up to eight members can enter. Don't worry if you can't rustle up that many people, we'll soon find you a team.

There will also be a raffle and tombola on the night with some fantastic prizes to be won.

Email info@downshirebrass.com to reserve your place.

View Event →