The Warsash Band's new Assistant Musical Director took the baton for the first time at a sparkling spring concert on 28th March.
Dave Kinloch brings with him a wealth of experience, having conducted other wind bands in the area for many years. He will work with the band's Director of Music Jon Audain on the musical development of the band.
He conducted the band as they played film, classical and popular music from around the country as part of the "Best of British" themed concert.
Speaking after the concert, Jon said:
"Dave will be a fantastic asset to the band, and I very much enjoyed hearing how the band responded to him in the pieces he conducted."
Commenting on his appointment, Dave said:
"I feel privileged to be working with such talented musicians. The band has amazing potential and I'm really excited for the musical journey ahead."
Dave will next be conducting in the band's summer concert on 11th July.