Backworth Colliery Band and their new conductor, Callum, begin the new year with the challenging task of preparing for the North of England Brass Band Championships. The band’s 16 year old conductor is determined to lead the band to victory at the contest and continue through to the National Brass Band contest. Callum has tremendous musical talent and the band continue to respect his abilities. He also recently featured in an article in the Sunday Sun, which can be found here: http://www.sundaysun.co.uk/news/north-east-news/2011/01/30/16-year-old-conductor-leads-brass-band-79310-28079484/

Posted in Band News.