Me at work in my studio
The Junior Band conductor is Dee Ashworth, and under her guidance has grown in number and improved in standard.
Dee has lots experience in the brassband world having gained a BA Hons in Band Studies from Accrington & Rossendale College in 2003. She also held the principal cornet seat in the senior band for 5 years and has been conducting the Junior Band now for 12 years.
The band consists of around 20 players of varying ages and abilities. The band rehearse once a week at Hollins Grove Church in Darwen and play in a number of local events throughout the year.