Bristol Citadel (Brass) Band of The Salvation Army exists to proclaim the glory of God through music. The Band is made up of volunteers who among other things are teachers, nurses, social workers, airbus engineers, students and salvation army officers accompany worship every Sunday morning.
Since 1881 when it first
occupied the Circus on Backfields, and later the Citadel Building on Ashley
Road the Band has accompanied Salvation Army worship and under the leadership
of numerous bandmasters has continued to reach out with the gospel of Jesus
Christ. The Current Bandmaster is Jamie Williams and he is assisted by Deputy