Broxburn & Livingston Brass Band

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At A Glance

Brass band based in Broxburn

Buchan Lane, Broxburn

Broxburn & Livingston Brass Band


  • Alistair Gibson: Conductor[1]

Broxburn & Livingston Brass Band is a brass band based in Broxburn[2]. The band formed in 2004, when two bands Broxburn Public Band and Livingston Brass Band merged. There are two bands, the Senior and Junior[3]. The Junior band for 8-21 year olds is known as Future Brass, and provides tuition as well as the opportunity for ensemble playing. The band was formed in 2018, and is directed by Jim Bone[4].

In 2016, the band were featured in the BBC Two documentary, Scotland's First Oil Rush, about the shale oil industry[5].

In 2018, Jim Ferguson was presented with a 50 Year 'Long Service Award' by the Scottish Brass Band Association. He joined Broxburn Public Band in 1949 when he was only 10 years old[6].


Broxburn and Livingston brass band


  1. Broxburn & Livingston Brass Band. 'About Us'.
  2. Broxburn & Livingston Brass Band. 'Facebook'.
  3. Broxburn & Livingston Brass Band. 'About Us'.
  4. Broxburn & Livingston Brass Band. 'Future Brass'.
  5. SBBA. 'Broxburn and Livingston hit the small screen'.
  6. 4 Bars Rest. 'Ferguson notches up half a century and more at Broxburn'.

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