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Edward Holmes

Conductor 

Euphonium

Edward Holmes

When did you start the band?  

March 2007

Funniest moment:

 Taking over from Mel half way through “Leroy Anderson” in Pont du Casse.

Daftest Moment: Having to explain in my very best French why I was doing that!!

Greatest Moment: My first concert with the band in Leominster Priory, discovering I was conducting the whole thing.

Band tours: Pont du Casse & Durrington 2009

Favourite pieces of music: Mars; Dave Brubeck; Pirates @ Worlds End

 

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Joanne Perkins

Euphonium

Joanne Perkins

 

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Benjamin Parker

Euphonium in Main Band

Trombone in the Apprentice Band

Benjamin Parker

When did you start the band?

2003 as a baby in pram....Blowing raspberries down a cornet from 2005.....Thought about conducting in 2006, with Keith’s help....Euphonium 2008

Daftest Moment:

Chasing Julie with a fishing net when she was dressed as a bumble bee, she had just finished playing Flight of the Bumble Bee.

Greatest Moment:

Performing multiphonics in TTB Wessex Talent Show 2012 with adjudicator Mike Fowles and Les Neish watching.

Band tours

Gibraltar in Mum’s tummy, Pont du Casse 2005,2009 & 2010Disneyland Paris 2007Durrington Wells 2011, Wessex 2011, 2012

Favourite piece of music. 

 Love is all Around.

 

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Sheila Kitchen

Tuba

Sheila kitchen

When did you start the band? Nov 2005

Greatest Moment: First Concert – Christmas 2005

Band tours: Gibraltar, Disneyland Paris, Pont du Casse

Favourite pieces of music: Nimrod: Les Mis

 

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Nigel Dobson

Tuba



 

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Alex Thomas (Apprentice)

Euphonium