City of Norwich School
Rehearsal day & time
Mondays, 5.00 – 6.00pm
Conductor & coaching staff
Geraldine Evans (conductor)
Andrew Gibson, Anna Drake
Jack Sarsby (student volunteer)
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 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)
The ensemble was awarded Outstanding at the Norfolk County Music Festival 2019 and Highly Commended Plus in 2020!
How to join
New players welcome throughout the year. Low brass especially welcome.
Contact email@example.com, 01603 303351