The Band can be regularly seen performing at State Ceremonial events across London and further afield. The band has a wealth of talent and can be made available to support any event in a number of formats from small ensembles to marching band.
Being located in central London the Band attracts some fantastic instrumentalists and is ideally located for supporting major events in the capital.
he last ten years have seen the Band involved with what is probably the most intense period of international travel in its entire history. Not only has the Band undertaken many duty trips, visiting either of two battalions stationed abroad, but has gone on many private and commercial tours “Flying the Flag” around the world.
In 1984 the Band moved into the newly completed Wellington Barracks and for the first time since the band was formed has official accommodation. The accommodation comprises of full changing and official facilities and a fine practice room. Before this the Band had no permanent residence and at one stage rehearsed in a room above a public house in Chelsea!
The Band of The Coldstream Guards has now been in existence for over 200 years of continuous service which makes it one of the oldest Military Bands in the world.