Lydney Band welcome Tim Cooper

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  1. Sop_Or_Bass?

    Sop_Or_Bass? Member

    Lydney Band are delighted to welcome the appointment of Captain Tim Cooper as their conductor for the forthcoming GBBA Entertainments Contest and the West of England Regional Finals.

    Tim brings a wealth of musical knowledge and experience. He joined the Gloucestershire Regiment in 1977 as an oboist, and later became an instructor at the Junior Band of The Prince of Wales’s Division. After graduating from The Royal Military School of Music, Kneller Hall he was appointed Bandmaster of The Gordon Highlanders and in 1994 Bandmaster of the Life Guards. In 2000 he was commissioned and took the post of Director of Music of the Lucknow Band of The Prince of Wales’s Division.

    If you are interested in coming along to the band, please contact Neil on 01242 528203

  2. Podgypickle

    Podgypickle Member

    Hello Neil and the rest of the band,

    Good news on appointing a new conductor, congrats. Hopefully I will be at the GBBA Ents contest in a couple of weeks. Good luck.
  3. Kiz7

    Kiz7 Member

    Good luck to Lydney band with their new conductor. A splendid win at the GBBA should be a cracking start and a signal of intent for the area - best of luck!
    Podgy pickle - will be at GBBA too with Rhiannon in 4th section. Why don't you come by for a drink at mine when it is all over?

  4. davethehorny

    davethehorny Member

    Best of luck to all you guys at Lydney - nice to see you have got it together again!

    Look forward to seeing you at the GBBA and the West of England Area

    Special thanks for 'loaning us' Ann & Pete for last year!

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