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!