St Austell Band Club
I have been in the band over 20 years and loved every minute. There have been many highlights but playing at the Albert Hall watched by my late father was a special one.
By day I work for the local authority and in my spare time I enjoy watching sport, listening to heavy metal and having the odd pint or two!
I am married to the long suffering Rob who isn't a bandie but thankfully his sister is so he has no excuse not to come to the odd contest or two.
As an ex-farmer (by name) it's no wonder I've been the recipient of the Agricultural Award on a few occasions however my colleague, Jason Wilton is taking over the mantle. I thoroughly enjoy my banding and am grateful to St. Austell for providing me the opportunity to work with some greats such as David Loukes, Richard Evans and Dr. Roy Newsome. I am a St. Austell girl and proud to play for our town band.
Jason started playing the Tenor Horn in St Dennis Beginner Band in March 2007. He then moved to Indian Queens Junior Band in May 2009 and progressed to the Senior Band in July 2010. He played with both the Junior and Senior Bands at Bugle contest in 2013. Jason joined CYBB in January 2012 on 2nd Horn and has since progressed to Solo Horn. In September 2013 he moved back to St Dennis Youth Band and then moved to Bugle Silver Band in January 2014. In November 2014 he passed his Grade 5 ABRSM exam with Distinction. Jason joined St Austell Youth Band in September 2015 and began playing with the Senior Band in January 2016. Jason has been performing regularly at Music Festivals and Solo Contests since 2008 and has played at several Band Contests including Truro, Torquay and the Masters.
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