Trombone Farewell at Black Dyke Paul Woodward Black Dyke’s long standing Co-Principal Trombone has called time at the Queensbury based band. “Paul has been with Black Dyke for 16 years and has decided to give more time to his ever increasing solo career. He has been a valued player and at the European Championships it’s always been a pleasure to welcome him into the trombone section. We wish Paul all the best for the future and thank him for all his hard work.” ...Nicholas Childs, Director of Music. 16 wonderful years. Paul said: "Its been a wonderful 16 years and a huge privilege to have served the band as Co- Principal Trombone. I look back and am grateful for the experiences this has brought me and will cherish so many happy memories”. Brett Baker commented...."Paul has played trombone in the band since 2003, and was the band’s first ever Co-principal Trombone. The result has been a long tenure where Paul has served the band with distinction and I am personally very grateful.” Paul added.... “I would like to especially thank my fellow trombonists and close friends Brett, Garry and Adrian for making this such a great chapter in my playing career. I wish them and the band all the best for the future”.