Band leader: Norma Whitson
Instruments: Trumpet, cornet, French horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba, flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, saxophone, drum kit, classical percussion, bass guitar
Ability: Grade 5+
Rehearsals: alternate Wednesdays, 7.30-9.30pm
Location: MMF Music Centre (Harris Academy Morden)
Merton Youth Concert Band, MMF’s flagship concert band, is made up of high-school aged students at a Grade 5+ level. The repertoire is varied, ranging from traditional concert band pieces to hits from stage and screen. Performance opportunities include the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, the Youth Music European Tour and MMF’s biennial Music is for Life concert at the Royal Albert Hall.