The Rockville Brass Band is dedicated to preserving the tradition of the British brass band. It was founded in 1976, and over the years has gained a reputation as one of the leading amateur bands in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Currently the band membership is composed of approximately thirty dedicated amateur musicians from Rockville, Maryland and surrounding communities who come together to perform quality concerts for audiences throughout the area.The Rockville Brass Band is always on the look out for new players. Why not give us a test drive? The band plays a series of concerts throughout the year at various locations in Rockville and nearby towns. It performs a wide range of music, including military marches, orchestral transcriptions, jazz, blues, and contemporary concert and brass band pieces. Recent selections have included music by Aaron Copland, John Philip Sousa and George Gershwin.