Old Arizona Brass Band
Recreating the Music of the Arizona Territory
OABB BAND LINKS
5th Michigan
8th Regiment
11th North Carolina Regiment Band (is this group still active?)
28th PA Regimental Brass Band
3rd Maine Fife & Drum
33rd Illinois Volunteer Regiment Band
37th Georgia Band
119th NY Field Music
Blue and Gray Brass Brigade
Centennial Brass Band (Portland Maine) (bandmaster: Jon Hall)
Chestnut Brass Company (period band on occasion)
Civil War Fife and Drum Page
Coburn Brass Band
Dodworth Saxhorn Band
Excelsior Cornet Band
Frontier Brigade Band (visuually stunning website)
The Federal City Brass Band/26th North Carolina Regimental Band
Newberry's Victorian Cornet Band
Olde Towne Brass
Providence Brigade Band
Saxton Cornet Band
Wildcat Regiment Band
Yankee Brass Band
VINTAGE BANDS IN ARIZONA
Old Arizona Brass Band (4th Cav Reg't Band at Ft. Lowell) Tucson
Territorial Brass Band (Arizona's official historical brass band) Tempe
Williams 5th Regimental Cavalry Band {email} Williams (bandmaster: Capt. Scott Grimes)
VINTAGE BANDS ELSEWHERE IN THE WEST
VINTAGE BANDS ELSEWHERE
TUCSON AREA ENSEMBLES
1st New Mexico Fife & Drum
4th US ArtilleryRegimental Brass Band
Americus Brass Band
California Gold Rush Band (currently inactive)
Camp Reynolds Regimental Brass Band (email) -- Fairfax, California
El Dorado Brass Band of Old Sacramento (43rd Virginia) (Gold Rush Era Band) & 5th California
Gold Rush Cornet Band (one of Kenneth Brungess' fun projects)
Highline Silver Cornet Band (Denver, Colorado)
Volunteer Regimental Band) -- Sacramento, California  {sites are occasionally unavailable}
New Mexico Territorial Brass -- Albuquerque, New Mexico (website gone! Is band innactive?)
MISC BANDS AND MUSICAL ORGANIZATIONS
Please refer to our Community Calendar Page for list, links, & unified performance calendar of Tucson area community music ensembles.  (shore got a bunch of 'em, don't we?)
36th Army Band (Military Intelligence Corps, Regimental Band) Fort Huachuca, Arizona
562nd Air Force Band (also known as the Air National Guard Band of the Southwest)
108th Army National Guard Band (URL listed as temporarily unavailable at Arizona Army National Guard site)
Allentown Band (established 1828 in Pennsylvania)
American & Canadian Brass Band List
Desert Brass
Gold & Brass (Brass Band Music of the California Gold Rush Era)
Historic Brass Society
Renaissance Brass (british style brass band in Sun Cities, Arizona) is this band still active?
Salt River Brass (british style brass band in Phoenix, Arizona)
Windjammers Unlimited (preserving & performing vintage circus music)
EVENTS
Association of Concert Bands Annual Convention -- Hot Springs Arkansas
Great American Brass Band Festival -- Danville, Kentucky
Historic Brass Society Early Brass Festival -- Spartenburg, South Carolina in 2007
National Civil War Band Festival -- 3rd festival proposed for 2008 (contact Federal City Brass Band)
Vintage Band Festival -- Northfield, Minnesota (2006)
Page updated: October 3, 2011
STRING BANDS
2nd South Carolina String Band
97th Regimental String Band
Cumberland Blues
Deseret String Band/Bunkhouse Orchestra
John Huron's handmade old-style banjos (plus music by the man himself) at Noteworthy Instruments
Mary Z. Cox (best old time banjo you'll ever hear, no kidding!)
REX RIDEOUT AND MARK GARDNER
Prairie County Avengers
on Winsett stage at 4th Ave Dec 2006 (photo by T Graves)y Todd Graves
At 4th Avenue Street Fair