St Francis of Assisi Primary School, Norwich
Rehearsal day & time
Mondays, 4.30 – 5.30pm
Conductor & coaching staff
Geraldine Evans (conductor)
Andrew Gibson, Tim Corfield
This ensemble teaches woodwind, brass and percussion techniques. The Training Wind Band is a lively ensemble with around 40 musicians playing beginner wind band repertoire.
Quotes or recent highlights
Highlights include collaborating with other wind bands and seeing more experienced players perform.
The ensemble was awarded Commended Plus at the Norfolk County Music Festival in 2016.
“The best thing about the ensemble is making friends!” – Sophie, clarinet
“My part is just right – not just a backing part or difficult main part” – Sophie, saxophone
“If they come along and play together they can be the best they can be regardless of starting point” –Geraldine Evans (conductor)
How to join
New players welcome throughout the year. Low brass especially welcome.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org, 01603 307710