Friday Master Class: David Thornton

Friday 17 October 2014 12.30pm - Friday 17 October 2014 2.30pm
Venue: Peel Hall
Event Type: Arts; Public Lectures

David Thornton is regarded as one of the foremost euphonium players and teachers of his generation. He has a global reputation as a performer and clinician and his work as a soloist, conductor and educator is respected throughout the brass playing world. David’s playing has a distinct hallmark of extreme virtuosity and professionalism, and he has an ability to connect with audiences like few others in his field. In 2001 he was named as ‘The International Euphonium Player Of The Year’ and in 2004 his debut solo CD, ‘Three Worlds’, was awarded Solo CD of the Year by the British Bandsman magazine.