2008 - Now
Musical Background: Megan started playing the Trumpet at 9 years of age. Since then, she had progressed through the ABRSM Graded exams and reached Grade 6. Megan then started playing the Trombone as well when she was 14 and has already achieved her Grade 5. Megan joined Tewkesbury Training Band in 2003 and she says it was the best decision she ever made!
Which Bands / Ensembles do you (have you) played with on a regular basis? Megan currently plays with Senior Jazz, Senior Orchestra and Concert Band which are school music groups as well as our Senior and Training Bands.
What has been your most outstanding banding experience to date? "When I played Ground Force at a school concert and managed to hit the top C at the end!".
What is the best advice you have received? "Just enjoy it!"
What are your favourite pieces of music that you have played? "In the Band it has to be Grease and Toccata in D Minor but as a solo I would say Transposition Blues which was my Grade 6 study".
What are your favourite pieces of music to listen to (any genre)? Anything by Bon Jovi, Nickleback, Bullet for my Valentine, Hawthorne Heights, Greenday....any rock music!
What are your musical ambitions? To enjoy it!