Phoenix Concert Band Chesterfield
The Phoenix Concert Band is an adult, community wind band based at the Methodist Church, Hasland, a suburb of Chesterfield, Derbyshire. We were founded in 2001 and are supported by Mansfield Building Society.

We play a varied selection of music ranging from marches, musicals, films, solos and contemporary works for wind band to suit a wide range of musical tastes.

​Our Musical Director
Matt Appleyard studied conducting while at the Royal Academy of Music, Junior Department.  Later during his degree course at Bangor University he and some friends reestablished the University concert band with a programme of successful concerts.  
He now lives and works in Hasland and teaches for the Nottingham Music Service where he is also involved in a Saturday Music school and conducts the intermediate and senior youth orchestras