Band Names

Currently a community wind band known simply as “Barnet Band”, we have had various other names over the years.

Dates Band Name Comments
Since 1979 Barnet Band
1950 – 1979 Barnet Town Band
By 1921 – 1950 Barnet Town Silver Prize Band Perhaps to reflect the competitive nature of the band at this time
By 1899 The Barnet Town Band Not so very different from the current name
From 1889 High Foresters Brass Band The first name of the band