• Book the band…

    If you're interested in booking any of our ensembles, or attending any of our forthcoming events, please contact Band Manager, Barry Frost by email.    

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  • Concert Favourites album

    Concert Favourites

    Enjoy this sample of tracks from the album "Concert Favourites". The full album includes: Army of the Nile Resplendent Glory Shepherd's Song The Simpsons All Through the Night Sousa! Summer [...]

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  • About the Band

    History The original Police Band was formed in Salford after the funeral of a police officer in 1877. Originally made up of serving police officers, the band performed military-style music [...]

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Upcoming Events

Oct
21
Sat
7:00 pm Wind Band @ St. Matthew's Parish Church
Wind Band @ St. Matthew's Parish Church
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm
Please contact the event organisers for more information. Thanks.
Oct
26
Thu
7:00 pm Sax quartet @ Bolton Town Hall
Sax quartet @ Bolton Town Hall
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm
The quartet will be providing musical entertainment after the attestation of new police officers: invited guests only.
Oct
28
Sat
7:30 pm Wind Band @ King George's Hall
Wind Band @ King George's Hall
Oct 28 @ 7:30 pm
 
Oct
31
Tue
7:00 pm Sax Quartet @ National Police Bravery Awards
Sax Quartet @ National Police Bravery Awards
Oct 31 @ 7:00 pm
The sax quartet will be performing for distinguished guests at the National Police Bravery Awards again this year: invited guests only.
Nov
4
Sat
7:30 pm Big Band @ Royal Station Hotel, Carnforth
Big Band @ Royal Station Hotel, Carnforth
Nov 4 @ 7:30 pm
Big Band @ Royal Station Hotel, Carnforth
Nov
12
Sun
9:30 am Wind band @ Remembrance Sunday Parade
Wind band @ Remembrance Sunday Parade
Nov 12 @ 9:30 am
The GMP wind band will be playing as part of the annual Manchester Remembrance Sunday commemorations.
Nov
17
Fri
7:30 pm Big band @ Charity event for ACO Potts
Big band @ Charity event for ACO Potts
Nov 17 @ 7:30 pm
We will be providing entertainment for the guests at this charity event: more details to follow
Dec
2
Sat
11:00 am Sax quartet @ Intu Trafford Centre
Sax quartet @ Intu Trafford Centre
Dec 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The sax quartet have been invited back to play for the charity Breast Cancer Care, helping to raise money for this worthwhile cause. Come along to hear us play!
6:30 pm Wind band @ Victoria Hals, Bolton
Wind band @ Victoria Hals, Bolton
Dec 2 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
The wind band will be performing with Bolton Cancer Voices - please check back for ticket details soon.
Dec
11
Mon
7:30 pm Wind band @ Manchester Cathedral
Wind band @ Manchester Cathedral
Dec 11 @ 7:30 pm
Every year, the band perform at Manchester cathedral, for the annual Force Carol Service. It is the highlight of the band calendar and we are very proud to be performing again this year. Tickets are available through GMP and eligible guests will be invited nearer the time.

Our music

Santa Baby live!

The GMP Big Band performed at the Winter Wonderland spectacular at Event City on Saturday 17 December. Here's a short clip of Chief Inspector Clara [...]