Brass Band News
& Player Vacancies

Jonathan Bates announced as new Solo Horn

Published in Band News on 2013-09-25 by Empty Chairs

More news from Black Dyke

Black Dyke are delighted to announce the highly talented Jonathan Bates as their new Solo Horn.

Jonathan's musical credentials include, brass finalist BBC Young Musician of the Year, Principal Horn of the National Youth Band for the last eight courses and past winner of the Harry Mortimer solo prize.

Black Dyke's Director of Music Nicholas Childs commented "Jonny is a young exciting and multi-faceted musician, a talent I know will see this as an opportunity and will grasp the challenge".

Jonny commented. "It's a huge honour to take on the role of Solo Horn at Black Dyke. The opportunities and challenges of performing on the biggest platforms, along with the CD recordings and tours are something I'm greatly looking forward to."

Share the news!
Comment on this article...
comments powered by Disqus

Brass Band CDs

Publish Your Press Release

There are two simple ways to publish your brass band related press releases on Empty Chairs:

  1. Sign up for a free account to self publish, or
  2. Send the release to press@emptychairs.co.uk and we will publish it for you.

Latest News

Sounds Of Brass

A weekly Two Hour Live Online Internet Radio programme. Every Wednesday 12-2pm UK Time!!!!… read more...

Sherborne Town Band - Christmas Sing A Long

Sherborne Town Band Christmas Sing A Long – 2019 With Sherborne Youth Band and… read more...

Belle Vue Brass Band under our new Musical Director Neil Bowden

Under our brand new Musical Director Belle Vue Brass Band are always on the… read more...

Maltby Miners Welfare Band - Christmas Concert

A Night of Carols and Christmas Music This popular South Yorkshire brass band presents… read more...

Bournemouth Concert Brass - A Celebration of Christmas

Bournemouth Concert Brass return to the Mowelm Theatre Swanage to present a Christmas concert.… read more...


Vacancies

Brass Band News

About & Admin