We meet on the third Tuesday of the month - whether you are a player or just an enthusiast please feel welcome to join us.

The club band

The club band, known as The North Staffs Accordion Band, has about seventeen members, is mixed in ability and first came into being in March 1988.

The band music is usually divided into four parts equivalent to soprano, alto, tenor and bass and there is also a drummer. The bass section consists of double bass and micd accordion playing just the buttons (the bass) and these are the only amplified instruments.

Several of the pieces  the band play are arranged by members of the band.

The band conductor is Steve Houghton, who had been leader  for several years also acting as MC at band concerts.