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Besses Boys Band Strengthen Ranks

Published in General on 2014-12-10 by Besses Boys Band

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Besses Boys Band are delighted to announce a number of new signings to strengthen their ranks.
Joining the cornet section are Tom Hurst and Alice Bell on Repiano and 3rd Cornet respectively. Tom is the brother of the bands solo euphonium player, Becca, and is currently studying a PGCE at Manchester Metropolitan University. Alice comes to the band from Sale Brass and worked with MD James Holt in her role as administrator of the Stockport Schools Brass Bands.
Coming in on Solo Trombone is Joel Rongong who joins the band from Hawk Green Marple band with the final new face being Ellie Mead who joins on Eb Bass, Ellie also plays for the Stockport Schools Senior Band.
Finally the band are pleased to welcome back Calum Stewart to the Bb Bass section after a period working abroad Calum has returned to the UK and jumped at the chance to rejoin the band.
MD James Holt said "I'm delighted to welcome these new players to the band they all bring their own strengths and add to the solid team we already have. They have all settled in well and made their contesting debuts with the band achieving third place at the recent Rochdale contest, I hope they all enjoy a long and successful time with the band"

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