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Andrew White

MA(Ed Man), B Ed (Hons), BBCM, ADNCB, PGCE, Cert Ed

Conductor, Arranger, Adjudicator & Educationist

Andrew White

Contact details

12 Church Meadow, Hyde, Cheshire SK14 4RT

  awhitemd@talktalk.net
  
  07973 727 881


More information...

Andrew's work within the brass band movement is extensive. As Chairman of the NABBC he is promoting new ambitious strategies to support the aspirations of existing and new conductors.

As Chairman of the National College of Brass (1993-2007) he oversaw the management, staffing, examination procedures for thousands of examination candidates including those at diploma level and, supported the musical education of young brass players across the nation.

As a brass band adjudicator he has worked successfully throughout the UK for more than 30 years. He has been an examiner for various examination boards, had several compositions published and, been highly successful professionally directing musicals.

As a conductor he has recorded numerous TV and radio performances, toured through-out Europe and, taken 8 bands from the lower sections into the Championship Section, often gaining promotion in consecutive years.

His last three visits to the national finals have resulted in two first positions and a second place in the first section.

His educational qualifications are extensive and, technical skills as a young euphonium player appreciated in numerous nationally respected championship bands, orchestras and ensembles.

As Music Adviser for the nationally respected Blackpool Music Service and Educational Hub he continues to support all young musicians, bands and conductors through extensive Professional Development and consultation.

 

 



Contest: European Brass Band Championships

Friday 26 April • 2m2c Montreux Music & Convention Centre,Stravinski Hall, Montreaux. Claude-Nobs 5, 1820 Montreaux, Switzerland  . 1820


Regent Hall Concerts - Celebrity Recital - Brett Baker (trombone) Elliot

Friday 26 April • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street Opp. RESERVED. London . W1C 2DJ W1C 2DJ


Contest: European Brass Band Championships

Saturday 27 April • 2m2c Montreux Music & Convention Centre,Stravinski Hall, Montreaux. Claude-Nobs 5, 1820 Montreaux, Switzerland   1820


Fishburn band - Mike Lovatt in concert/masterclass.

Saturday 27 April • Old Elvet Methodist church. Old Elvet. Durham. DH1 3HL


Hitchin Band - Hitchin Band Spring Charity Concert

Saturday 27 April • The Forest Centre, Marston Moretaine, Bedford Mk43 0pr


Freckleton Band

April 22 • Freckleton Band have a vacancy for a 2nd Baritone player. The band currently competes in the Championship section and have a balanced concert and contest programme. Rehearsal nights are Mondays and Thursdays.


Freckleton Band

April 22 • We have a vacancy for a 2nd trombone player, although the solo trombone position would be available to the right person. The band are currently competing in the Championship section and have a balanced concert and contest programme.


Llandudno Town Band

April 22 • Cornets (positions negotiable), Tuba (either variety) and percussionist required for a progressive and ambitious band.


David W. Ashworth

RSCM, ABBA Exec Member, NABBC PRO.
Conductor, Band Trainer and Adjudicator