Torbay brass Band are pleased to announce the appointment of their new MD Tom Finnigan. Tom is a professional conductor and musician recently of the Royal Marines in Dartmouth. Chairman David Wilkinson said ' We are absolutely delighted Tom as agreed to take up the post of musical director with us. He brings a wealth of experience both as a player conductor and teacher and already has made a big impression with players during rehearsals. Tom left the Royal Marines in 2008 after a long a successful career and has settled with his family in the Torbay area where he now finds he has more time to devote to his musical interest of brass bands. The band has welcomed eight new players this year and is keen to recruit more. The band has a busy programme and anyone interested should ring 07901647927 for more information.