About Roaming Empire – professional roaming brass band based in Cheshire, UK
Since their establishment in 2022, the high-energy four-piece travelling brass band known as the Roaming Empire has been thrilling audiences.
They have grown to be a popular option for weddings, corporate gatherings, and other special occasions because of their versatility in playing music types, which ranges from traditional New Orleans jazz to contemporary pop favourites.
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Before combining to establish the Roaming Empire, the band's members had played music together for years, refining their craft in a variety of ensembles and groups.
The band's distinctive use of the trumpet, sousaphone, saxophone, and percussion results in a rich, full sound that encourages dancing.
We're regularly booked to perform for weddings and events at New House Farm in Herefordshire and Tros Yr Afon in Anglesey, North Wales.
The Roaming Empire's capacity to take requests and adjust their sets to the situation sets them different from other bands.
They are always up for the challenge and adore nothing more than seeing a crowd come to life on the dance floor, whether it be a traditional jazz standard or a modern pop song.
The Roaming Empire have amassed a devoted fan base over the years and have developed a reputation as one of the most entertaining and adaptable brass ensembles on the scene.
They have played innumerable weddings, business gatherings, private parties, festivals, and venues all around the north west.
The Roaming Empire are grounded and committed to their work despite their success. They continually push themselves to pick up new songs and performing techniques, and they're always on the lookout for fresh ways to engage their crowd and make their concerts even more memorable.
You won't quickly forget the Roaming Empire because of their contagious enthusiasm and unmatched musicianship.
You will undoubtedly be enthralled by the enthusiasm and joy that they bring to every performance, whether you decide to book them for your upcoming event or attend one of their live performances at a nearby venue.
Do you have different line-up options?
Yes, we can also play as a 3 piece and expand our band depending on your requirements. Our standard line up is Trumpet / Sax / Sousaphone / Drums.
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
We always try our best to be flexible to help ensure your event runs as smoothly as possible. If timings change slightly in the run up to the event just let us know.
How much time do you need to set up?
We can literally arrive ready to perform but we will always allow at least 30 minutes.
Can you roam around while you perform?
YES! We are acoustic and can walk around during our performance.
Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?
Our set lists are crafted from countless performances and learning what works best to ensure guests dance and have an amazing time. However, we're definitely happy to chat through and make sure we find what works for your event.
Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?
Everything is included but no PA/power/lighting is required for this act.
Can you learn song requests before the event?
"What an absolutely amazing group of musicians! They were FANTASTIC and I have received so many comments from our guests about how much they enjoyed the music. They are so much fun & I cannot recommend these guys enough!"
"We booked Roaming Empire for the ceremony and reception of our wedding. The sun was out and the band really brought a summery vibe to the event. The band were lovely to talk to and arrange things prior to the event and were incredible on the day. We thoroughly loved it and our guests were so impressed by the band."
"We hired these guys for a recording studio opening last year and they went down a storm. If you're looking for something special then I highly recommend this band, they were such fun and sounded amazing! We'll definitely be booking you guys again!!"
Can't Take Me Eyes Off You
Don't You Want Me
I Feel Good
Seven Nation Army
Wanna Dance With Somebody
Isn't She Lovely
The Bare Necessities
When The Saints
Bourbon Street Parade
All Of Me
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Everybody Wants To Be A Cat
The Pink Panther
Bottom Theme Tune
20th Century Fox
Red Dwarf Theme Tune
….& Many Many More