This page contains useful membership information including contacts and policies. It is intended for use only by members or prospective members of Amersham Band.

Management Structure

Trustees: Fred Harrison, , Marion Mayhew (Co-Chair), Caroline Perkins, Kim Speller, Alex Smith, Philip Sweetman (Co-Chair)

Executive Committee Members: Fred Harrison , Bridget Harrison, Ash Horton, Andrew Kelly, Jan Lowe, Marion Mayhew (Co-Chair), Caroline Perkins, Mike Sheppard, Philip Sweetman (Co-Chair)

Band Managers: 

Brass Roots: Barbara Douglas

Amersham Community Brass: Caroline Perkins

Amersham Concert Brass: Caroline Perkins

Amersham Band: Will Watson

Treasurer: Andrew Kelly

Welfare Officer: Caroline Perkins

Roles and Responsibilities:

The roles and responsibilities of the Committee, Band Managers and Musical Directors can be seen here

Constitution and Policies:

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 Amersham Band Constitution

 Membership Rules

 Safeguarding Policy

  Health and Safety Policy

 Anti-bullying Policy

 Social Media Policy

  Data Protection Policy

 Bandroom Fire Safety Plan

  Policy for Private Teaching

Membership Fees:

Membership Fees are payable for each band as follows:

Amersham Band – £180 per annum.

Amersham Concert Brass – £150 per annum.

Amersham Big Band – £180 per annum

Amersham Community Brass  – £120 per annum.

Brass Roots Teaching Group – £50 per term (lessons on a 10 week termly basis).

Amersham Youth Band – £150 per annum (10 monthly rehearsals)

Instruments are available for hire at a rate of £30 per annum to cover maintenance and insurance costs.

Payments can be made to the Treasurer by cash or cheque or direct to the band bank account as individual payments or by standing order.


The band management team place the utmost importance on the safety of our members. We strive to ensure that there are opportunities for all people, whatever their age, culture, disability, gender, language, racial origin, religious belief and/or sexual identity to participate in brass banding in an enjoyable and safe environment. Our Musical Directors and Band Managers have been through safeguarding training and the band organisation as a whole meets the requirements of the Brass Bands England Bandsafe programme.

Bursary Fund:

The band operates a bursary scheme which can be used to offset or waive fees or help with other costs of participation for those from a disadvantaged background. Contact the Treasurer for more information about accessing the bursary fund. Enquiries will be treated in strict confidence.

  Bursary Application Form

Ordering clothing

You can order specific band clothing at KL Schoolwear in Chesham using the link below.