Dr Brett Baker will step down as Programme Leader and lecturer at the University of Salford at the end of the academic year to become the Education Consultant at Geneva Group. He will continue as a brass instructor at the higher education institution during non office hours. The Black Dyke trombonist will play a vital role in looking at a range of new initiatives for the company to support the brass band movement.
Black Dyke Band are delighted to announce Connor Lennon as they new soprano cornet. “When Black Dyke realised new work commitments would be a challenge for our stellar soprano Martin Irwin, I was obviously delighted to secure the services of extremely talented Connor”.....,Black Dyke’s Director of Music.
Black Dyke will be in Rotherham Minster on Thursday 2nd May 2019
Black Dyke Band is the most recorded band in the world with over 350 recordings and growing every year. It is also the most successful contesting band in the world having won the European Championships thirteen times, most recently in 2015, the British Open no fewer than 30 times (most recently 2014) and the National Championships of Great Britain 23 times (most recently 2014).