ABC Military Band

Real Name:
Australian Broadcasting Commission Military Band
The Australian Broadcasting Commission Military Band was formed in October 1933 and comprised 40 players from all the Australian States. During World War II, the Band played concerts to raise funds for the war effort and improve morale. The Band was disbanded in 1951 due to insufficient funding and Stephen Yorke (Bandmaster in the Gloucestershire Regiment) had been the group's conductor throughout its existence.

ABC Military Band Discography Tracks


2ABC L 8206 ABC Military Band - The Big Broadcast 1932-1982 album art Various ABC Military Band Conducted By Stephen Yorke Various - The Big Broadcast 1932-1982(2xLP, Gat) ABC Records (3) 2ABC L 8206 Australia 1982 Sell This Version


AHS 04-2CDS Various Love's Enchantment (1949) (as A.B.C. National Military Band) and 2 more… Various - The Great Bands Of Australia(2xCD, Comp) Sound Heritage Association Ltd AHS 04-2CDS Australia 1996 Sell This Version