The Hertfordshire Showband based in Potters Bar Hertfordshire, is one of the UK's most successful marching bands. The 60 strong band is administered by the Hertfordshire Band Academy and caters for young people and adults.
Members have the opportunity to perform in competitions, concerts and events both locally and abroad. Over the past few years the band has competed in the World Music Contest, World Showband Contest and the European Marching and Showband Championships, winning no less than 6 gold and 3 silver medals.
The showband has also performed events at Silverstone Race Circuit, Supporting both the NFL and Saracens Rugby Team at the new Wembley Stadium, The Lord Mayor's Show in London, Opening the London 2012 Olympic Stadium and in many other prestigious events and parades.
In addition to these high profile events the band is equally at home performing concerts, in a theatre, on a park bandstand, or in a local pub garden! Our Christmas Concert is one of our annual highlights.
HSB 2021 Plans
In 2021 the Hertfordshire Showband will hopefully be travelling to Germany for the European Marching Band Championships
Our contest performance is an arena show of stage, screen and pop music worked into a choreographed program giving extra effect to the music