New resident MD at Grange Moor Principal Euphonium at Brighouse & Rastrick, Mike Howley is the new resident conductor at Grange Moor. The Grange Moor Band would like to announce that it has secured the services of Brighouse & Rastrick's principal euphonium player, Mike Howley as their new resident conductor. The band believes that Mike brings a wealth of experience as both a player and soloist having worked under some of the worlds top conductors. Renewed optimism Grange Moor is also looking to the future with renewed optimism following its bitter disappointment at not being able to compete at this years Yorkshire area contest due to a lack of players. Whilst the band still requires a couple of seats filling (see the recruitment corner) - they feel the appointment of this young and dynamic conductor is a massive step in the right direction. The band would also like to publicly thank Kevin Wadsworth for all his help over the last few months.