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Interview with Ceri Parry Morgan

4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to a tuba player with a very specific ambition to help himself and others.

CPM
  Ceri Parry Morgan is determined to help others after helping himself.


4BR catches up with tuba player Ceri Parry Morgan at the International Brass Band Summer School in Swansea.

He is literally half the man he used to be, but after losing over 13 stone in weight to aide his own health, he is determined to help others and especially his friend Stephen Sykes by raising funds for the DKMS Charity.

Find out more

'CPM' as he is known throughout the banding world is targeting next year's Swansea 5K run and wants to help raise funds for the DKMS Charity.

https:/­/­www.gofundme.com/­StephenSykes

https:/­/­www.dkms.org.uk/­en



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Conductor, Arranger, Teacher, Adjudicator, Band Trainer