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Dominic Kiernan RIP


27 March 2017 - 10:15pm

Former Mayor Dominic Kiernan who passed away last week, had a special relationship with the Loch Garman Band.

In recognition of the Bands success in the 1997 European Championships which were held in the Barbican Centre London, Dominic hosted a special Civic Reception in its honour.

In his memory we would like to share some of our archival photos.

Loch Garman Band in Clonard Church


26 March 2017 - 11:30am


Clonard Church Wexford , WX

On Sunday 26th March, the Loch Garman Band will participate in mass at 11:30am in Clonard Church in memory of our recently deceased band member, Dermot Kelly of Killinick.

Dermot, originally from London, had settled in Killinick and was an active musician throughout county Wexford. Though he had joined the band only a few short years ago, his bandsmanship was exemplary.

Band concerts around Christmas


20 December 2016 - 8:00pm

Our next dates...

On Sunday afternoon 11 Dec, the Loch Garman Youth Band will begin its seasonal performances by playing in the Wexford Ladies Choir Annual Christmas concert in the Friary Church.

The following week, 15th Dec at 19:30, they will give their own concert, ‘Brass for the Belfry’ in St. Iberius Church featuring popular music and some favourite Christmas carols. The concert is in aid of the restoration fund for the Church’s clock tower, which has undergone extensive repair in recent times. Tickets will not be required as a retiring collection will be held.

Loch Garman Band Remembers Deceased Members


6 November 2016 - 12:00pm


Rowe Street Church Wexford , WX

On Sunday 6th Nov the Loch Garman Band will perform at 12:00 at mass in Rowe St. Church.

In remembrance of their deceased members the Band will perform the famous Nimrod by William Elgar together with music by Mozart, Henry Francis Lyte, Phillip Sparke and Karl Jenkins.

Upcoming performance dates


23 October 2016 - 12:00pm


Rowe Street Church Wexford , WX

Lots of dates for your diary! – Loch Garman Band & Youth Band Performances

Sun 23rd Oct Pre-festival Mass in Rowe St Church @ 12:00

Sun 6th Nov Remembrance Mass for Loch Garman Band Deceased Members in Rowe St Church at 12:00

Sat 12th Nov National Opera House at 16:00 - we play at welcoming ceremony for teams participating in the W;orld Shore Angling Championship.

Sun 13th Nov Remembrance Day Ceremony in St Iberius Church at 11:15

Loch Garman Youth Band in Rowe Street


6 March 2016 - 12:00pm

Next Sunday 6th March, Mothers Day, the Loch Garman Youth Band will play for midday mass at Rowe Street Church.

The music will be from the Irish, French and English religious traditions and the group will also play Praise My Soul written by Taghmon’s own Henry Francis Lyte, whose 200th Curacy anniversary was celebrated last year.


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