Full Band Runners Up Trophy 2011 1st Place Blackpool 1998 Most Entertaining Band Porthcawl 2012 Some Band Members Wychavon 2016 Armed Forces Day March 2016

Welcome to the Ynyshir Brass Band home page

Ynyshir Brass Band are based in the Rhondda Valleys, and comprise of a junior and senior band, allowing players of all ages and abilities to join in.


The junior band rehearse Mondays & Fridays, 6:30pm to 7:30pm.

The senior band rehearse Mondays & Fridays, 7:45pm to 9:45pm.

Upcoming Engagements

May 6th, 2017

SEWBBA Spring Festival Contest - Merthyr Tydfil - Rhydycar Leisure Park

May 28th, 2017

Merthyr Rising March - Merthyr Tydfil

June 24th, 2017

Armed Forces Day March - Caerphilly

July 1st, 2017

Armed Forces Day March - Aberdare

July 23rd, 2017

Summer Concert - Penarth

August 12th, 2017

Summer Concert - Penarth

October 7th, 2017

WWBBA Festival Contest - Burry Port

October 28th, 2017

Wychavon Festival of Brass Contest - Wychavon

Latest News

October 29th, 2016

Ynyshir Band win the Wychavon Festival of Brass fourth Section and best percussion section trophy. More Details

September 14th, 2015

Ynyshir Band win the Miners Eisteddfod Cup at the recent Miners Welfare Brass Band Entertainment Contest. More Details

July 27th, 2015

On Saturday 1st August, watch the band live on S4C, as we compete at the National Eisteddfod in both Sections 3 & 4. More Details

May 18th, 2015

Joint concert together with Tylorstown Band & The Rhondda Fach Youth Band on 6th June 2015. Free admission. More Details