Established in 1865, St. John’s Brass and Reed Band is one of Limerick’s oldest bands, contributing to the cultural development of the city, and entertaining people from all over the Greater Limerick area.

The band warmly welcomes new members regardless of musical knowledge or ability. If you enjoy music and would like to play, get in touch with us here, we would love to hear from you!

For our COVID-19 Policy, please click here.


Thank you to all who joined us on Culture Night

We were honoured to have had such a wonderful audience for Limericks’Culture Night. It was such a joy to play out in our community, alongside the Garryowen Comhaltas Group. Thank you for your continuing support! Click here to watch a little snippet from the evening. https://fb.watch/8s4TyfhybM/

Happy New Year!

Despite the difficulty of Covid, lockdowns, and being unable to get together as much as we wanted to, 2020 saw St. John’s Brass and Reed Band spring back to life. With a new musical director, a complete re-organisation of our music library, a social media reboot, donations of funds and instruments for an instrument bank, …