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Dave Relf


Position: 1st Baritone

Occupation: Post Room Manager

Joined Oxted Band: September 1961

Started playing in Brass Bands: September 1961

Bands played with: Oxted

Favourite piece: Cloudcatcher Fells

Most memorable playing moment: Scaba Autumn Contest, Folkestone, 2008 - Winning Best Instrumentalist in 3rd Section on Euphonium (probably the only time I'll do that!) and the band winning it's first contest upon return to contesting.

How did you start playing: My Dad played Solo Trombone in Oxted Band and simply asked me one day - would I like to learn to play a brass instrument?  I said - Yes, OK!