Damiate Band Entertainer Band



Specialty: Big band Orchestra


The Damiate Band Haarlem, founded in 1948, is a corps style marching band that combines music and show with a lot of guts. The ambitious music association with over 80 members consists of a youth department and an adult show corps (from 16 years old.

The band consists of the following sections:
Brass (brass group):
consisting of trumpets, alto and tenor saxes, baritones, trombones and basses.
Percussion (percussion group): snares, quints, bass drums and cymbals
Visual group: This is a group that uses baton, flag, saber and other materials. In the show they support the music and visualize the program. At performances this group consists of a colorguard and a twirl group.

The repertoire of the Damiate Band is very varied and consists of film and pop music, but also a traditional march or chorale.

Every two years a new show is rehearsed, which is written especially for the band. The music is also custom-arranged for the show, creating a total product that is completely attuned to each other

The instruction of the Damiate Band Haarlem is given by certified falcon instructors.

Instruction of the youth department Jong Damiate Haarlem is provided by volunteers, who are usually members of the Damiate Band Haarlem. Performances take place all over Europe. Of course Damiate can also be seen regularly within the national borders on tattoos or at various show parades. Damiate also regularly participates in competitions. Within her own city limits, Damiate can always be seen at the flower parade of the Bollenstreek, the entry of the Haarlem four-day evening and the traditional March of the Musicians. Naturally, Damiate also accompanies the arrival of Sinterklaas, various Queen's Day festivities, etc.

Every year, the youth and show corps provide a lot of performances and about 350,000 people see Damiate in action in one way or another.

Damiate has access to an excellent club building: the Youth House on the Pijnboomstraat. Jong Damiate has rehearsals there every Friday evening and the Damiate Band rehearses on Monday evenings. In addition, there are regular show rehearsals at other times in a sports hall or, weather permitting, in the open air. The Damiate Band has many long-term memberships. A 10-year membership is a regular occurrence and a 25-year membership is no exception. No fewer than two members have achieved 40-year membership in the history of our association. Her Majesty was pleased to distinguish them for this. Both were allowed to receive the decorations from the hands of the mayor of Haarlem at the time, Mr. Pop. In short, Damiate is something that binds people!

Save to My Collections

My Collections

Create Event Collection

Create your new event collection below and start collecting venues you like according to your event.

You're adding to this event

Event description Optional

Describe the activity/purpose of your event


Contact the host

Your details

By sending this form you agree to our terms & conditions and privacy Policy.

Request a Quotation

When do you need it?

Include setting up and derigging if needed

Your event detail

Host most likely will respond to you if you share more about the event

Select tags that fit your event needs

Message to Neda

Share a bit about yourself and describe the activity/purpose of your event.


Join Venopi's community

Sign up with Facebook Sign up with Google

We won't post anything without your permission.


Your information will not be used for any other purposes and can be updated via your profile page. Read more about our privacy policy.

I already have an account

Log in

Proceed with Facebook Proceed with Google


Venopi uses One-time password to make sure your account is secure. We will send you a password to the registered email that is valid for only one login session.

List your space

Connect with Facebook Connect with Google

We won't post anything without your permission.

Your information will not be used for any other purposes and can be updated via your profile page. Read more about our privacy policy.