Bold as Brass Podcast
Bold as Brass Podcast
Melissa Brown
A nosy trombonist (Melissa Brown) chats to other brass professionals about their careers, how they got there and what music they would happily put in the bin and never play again.
Andy Baker
In this episode trombonist Andy Baker tells us about his career from growing up and studying in London to living and working in Chicago. All episodes recorded during COVID-19 lockdown via video call programmes. There are occasional technical glitches - please bear with us! Show artwork: Stuart Crane Music credit: Upbeat Forever by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/5011-upbeat-forever License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Sep 6
43 min
Matilda Lloyd
In this episode Matilda Lloyd tells us about how she started her musical journey as a pianist and how this led to her career as a professional trumpet soloist who has performed at the Proms. All episodes recorded during COVID-19 lockdown via video call programmes with occasional technical glitches. Show artwork: Stuart Crane Music credit: Upbeat Forever by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/5011-upbeat-forever License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Aug 30
33 min
Chris Stearn
In this episode Chris Stearn tells us how he went from being bottom of the music class (his words) to being bass trombone of Scottish Opera & bass trombone teacher at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. All episodes recorded during COVID-19 lockdown via video call programmes with occasional technical glitches. Show artwork: Stuart Crane Music credit: Upbeat Forever by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/5011-upbeat-forever License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Aug 23
58 min
Sue Addison
In this episode Sue Addison tells us about how she began playing the trombone as a result of avoiding needlework lessons, her opinions on Beethoven's 6th Symphony and how she spends her spare time.  All episodes recorded during COVID-19 lockdown via video call programmes with occasional technical glitches. Show artwork: Stuart Crane Music credit: Upbeat Forever by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/5011-upbeat-forever License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Aug 16
1 hr 16 min
John Wallace
In this episode trumpet legend John Wallace tells us about his life as a musician from starting out in brass bands through his extensive and fascinating career and about his composition projects. All episodes recorded during COVID-19 lockdown via video call programmes with occasional technical glitches. Show artwork: Stuart Crane Music credit: Upbeat Forever by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/5011-upbeat-forever License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Aug 9
1 hr 17 min
Mary Elizabeth Bowden
In this episode trumpet soloist Mary Elizabeth Bowden tells us about her career from performing to teaching as well as founding, and performing with, her group Seraph Brass. All episodes recorded during COVID-19 lockdown via video call programmes. There are occasional technical glitches - please bear with us! Show artwork: Stuart Crane Music credit: Upbeat Forever by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/5011-upbeat-forever License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Aug 2
45 min
Elspeth Dutch
In this episode French horn player Elspeth Dutch tells us about how she started off with a violin, about her job with City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & what she'd play if she didn't play the horn. All episodes recorded during COVID-19 lockdown via video call programmes with occasional technical glitches. Show artwork: Stuart Crane Music credit: Upbeat Forever by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/5011-upbeat-forever License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Jul 26
41 min
Jeremy West
In this episode we hear from cornett player, Jeremy West. Jeremy tells us about how he was drawn to historical performance, his life as a freelance musician, and where his favourite place to play is. All episodes recorded during COVID-19 lockdown via video call programmes with occasional technological glitches. Show artwork: Stuart Crane Music credit: Upbeat Forever by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/5011-upbeat-forever License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Jul 19
1 hr 4 min
Pat Jackman
In this episode bass trombonist Pat Jackman tells us how he moved from an extensive freelance career into a job at the Royal Opera House, his favourite repertoire & what he does in his spare time. All episodes recorded during COVID-19 lockdown via video call programmes and have occasional technical glitches. Show artwork: Stuart Crane Music credit: Upbeat Forever by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/5011-upbeat-forever License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Jul 12
53 min
Lindsay Shilling
In this episode Lindsay Shilling tells us how he went from growing up in a brass band in the Fens of Cambridgeshire to playing at the Royal Opera House and teaching at the Royal College of Music. All episodes recorded during COVID-19 lockdown via video call programmes. Show artwork: Stuart Crane Music credit: Upbeat Forever by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/5011-upbeat-forever License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Jul 5
36 min
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