The Band

Director of Music: Major K Davies
Bandmaster: WO1 (BM) Troy Taylor-Smith
Band Sergeant Major: WO1 (SBSM) Andrew Wood

The Regimental Band, commanded by the Director of Music, Major Kevin Davies, is one of the premier bands of the British Army. The Band is staffed by 45 musicians and its primary role is to support State Ceremonial, although it also provides support to the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, the Royal Military School of Music, and British Forces in Germany, as well as supporting military functions around the country and occasionally worldwide. It is based at Wellington Barracks, London. When recruited, potential musicians are of Grade 8 standard and above and are trained at the Royal Military School of Music at Kneller Hall, Twickenham before being posted to the Band.