The Yorkshire Imperial Urqhuart Travel Band is pleased to announce that David Hamilton has been appointed as their Musical Director.
Moving to Manchester to study at the RNCM, David has since worked with the BBC Philharmonic and Orchestra of Opera North as well as having performed with most of the country’s top bands on the concert and contest platforms. A former winner of the NABBC Conductors Competition, David was previously resident conductor at Camborne Town Band and enjoys a close relationship with the Blackburn and Darwen Band and Annan Town Band in his home town and made his Championship Section adjudicating debut at the West Lothian Festival of Brass this year.
Band Chairman Mark Tweedle commented:
“The band is delighted to have secured the services of David, an outstanding young conductor who is quickly establishing a rapport with the band and extending our musical horizons.”
David will make his debut with the band at the Bolsover Festival of Brass.