Venue

St Francis of Assisi Primary School, Norwich

Rehearsal day & time

Mondays, 4.30 – 5.30pm

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Playing level

Grade 0-3

Conductor & coaching staff

Geraldine Evans (conductor)
Andrew Gibson, Tim Corfield

Repertoire

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.

Register online

Contact musicservice@educatorsolutions.org.uk, 01603 307710

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