Alan Seymour - Musical Director

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Cornets

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Alan took over as musical director from Josh Hughes in July 2016 having previously conducted at Wetherby Silver in the Yorkshire area. He also conducted several bands in his native north east including Murton, Dunston, Spennymoor, Hetton Silver and Silksworth Colliery. He also had a spell as Md Bradford Metropolitan Concert Band. Since taking the helm at Sale the band were crowned Butlins Mineworkers champions n 2016 and also were runners up at the Buxton contest

As a player most recently played Eb bass for Easington Colliery Band in the championship section but has played for most bands in the north east including: Ryhope, Murton, Silksworth, Hetton, Riverside Concert and Durham Miners. Originally a solo euphonium player Alan had spells on trombone and percussion and latterly bass. He wil still help out bands when conducting duties allow. He is a founder member of Houghton Youth Band as well as the Burma Band of the 7LI. He has also played for Yorkshire Co-op in Yorkshire as well as Hade Edge and Haslingden and Helmshore in Lancashire.

He is married to trombone player Victoria and has one son, Matthew. Alan works as an IT Trainer for Community Integrated Care.


 

 

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