Melford Music Recital at Holy Trinity

Date: 17th August 2022

Time: 1:10pm - 2:00pm

FRENCH HORN CONNEXION   led by JOHN JAMES

5 FRENCH HORNS PLUS 4 PERCUSSIONISTS

NOT TO BE MISSED

 

WE ARE DELIGHTED THAT JOHN JAMES   FOUNDER OF MELFORD MUSIC

CAN BE WITH US TODAY          CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF PRODUCING

FINE MUSIC IN A FINE CHURCH

John, born in Shrewsbury, started his musical career, age 6 learning the piano and singing in choirs.  He studied French Horn and conducting at the Royal Academy of Music, before embarking as an orchestral performer, soloist, composer, arranger and conductor, spanning three continents and more than three decades !  He spent 8 years in South Africa as prinicpal and solo horn of the premier SABC National Symphony Orchestra and the National Orchestra, and made his conducting debut there.  On his return to England he was principal horn of the Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra and many other orchestras. He was also Deputy Conductor of the Warwickshire Youth Symphony Orchestra.  John is now a full-time freelance player and Associate Conductor of the newly formed Spires Youth Orchestra.  Being a qualified pilot, John owns his own aircraft and created the annual Shuttleworth Collection Flying Prom concerts at Old Warden Aerodrome and has conducted these for over 12 years.

SPONSORED BY THE BULL HOTEL 01787 378 494 www.greeneking-pubs.co.uk/pubs/suffolk/bullhotel.co.uk.



See Also: Melford Music

 

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