It's not every week that a tMP member releases a solo CD but we're pleased to have worked with Kerwintootle on her first ever solo CD The Kerwin Sound. Alex presents a recording that is full of contrasts, not only with the programme choice and solo instruments played but also with the varied accompanists used (brass band, brass quintet, ten-piece brass, Japanese percussion, piano and organ). Track list; The Flamenco (Arr. Kerwin) Bb Trumpet with Glasgow City Brass - quintet Panis Angelicus (Franck arr. Kerwin) Bb Cornet with Philip Wilby - piano Badinerie No.2 (Bach arr. Wyss) Bb Cornet with Brass Band Emmental - quintet Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man (Kern arr. Kerwin) Flugel Horn with Glasgow City Brass - ten piece Prayer of St. Gregory (Hovhaness) Bb Trumpet with Philip Wilby - organ Trumpet Tune (Boyce) D Trumpet with Philip Wilby - organ Three Improvisations in a Japanese Garden (Wilby) Bb Trumpet with Japanese percussion Che Gelida Manina (Puccini arr. Kerwin) Eb Soprano Cornet with Philip Wilby - piano La Belle Americaine (Hartmann arr. Wilfred) Eb Soprano Cornet with Brass Band Emmental I'll Not Turn Back (Bosanko) Bb Cornet and Euphonium duet with Scottish Co-op Band and David Childs Just the Way you Look Tonight (Kern arr. Kerwin) Flugel Horn with Glasgow City Brass - ten piece Ave Maria (Kashif arr. Kerwin) Eb Soprano Cornet with Scottish Co-op Band Slavische Fantasie (Hohne arr. Kerwin) Bb Cornet with Scottish Co-op Band The Closest Thing to Crazy (Batt) Eb Soprano Cornet with Brass Band Emmental Una Furtiva Lagrima (Donizetti arr. Kerwin) Bb Cornet with Philip Wilby - piano Gethsemane (Webber arr. Farr) Eb Soprano Cornet with Scottish Co-op Band The CD will be available for the first time at the Royal Albert Hall at the National Brass Band Championships on 16th October. If you are not going to be there, it is available for pre-order now by clicking on the title above.