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Euphoniums and Baritones

Despite looking similar and being of the same pitch, Baritones and Euphoniums belong to two different families of instruments. The Baritone being part of the smaller horn family while the Euphonium is part of the larger tuba (bass) family

Christian Chadwick - Principal Euphonium
Christian joined us soon after finishing University when he started working at Worthing hospital as a pharmacist in the children's wards. In November 2014 Christian moved jobs to a more lucrative position in the City. He comes from a family of brass-banders and previously played for Wantage band. When not playing Christian is part of the unofficial band pub quiz team and is the band's Contest Secretary.

Kevin O'Shea - 2nd Euphonium

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Danny Crawford - 1st Baritone
Danny has been playing in the band since his school days, thus making him one of the longest serving members. He is one of the elite few who have celebrated (or commiserated) over 25 years in the band. He originally started in the band playing cornet, then moved to soprano and then onto Euphonium and then to baritone after a short break.

Andy Burchett - 2nd Baritone

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