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Kiernan to take Johnstone

Star trombonist to spearhead Johnstone's Senior Trophy assault at Blackpool.

Johnstone
 

The Johnstone Band has announced the appointment of Co-operative Funeralcare’s principal trombone player Paul Kiernan as their Musical Director for the forthcoming Senior Trophy in Blackpool.

Delighted

The band told 4BR that they are delighted Paul has accepted the invitation and are looking forward to working with him.

Band Chairman Paul Miller said: "We are thrilled that Paul has accepted our invitation and we are confident that, under his guidance, we can improve on the impressive results that we have gained over the past few years at the contest."

'Benvenuto Cellini' is a favourite piece of mine and with all the hard work and preparation in front of us we are hoping to make real challenge for the titlePaul Kiernan

Success

Paul recently guided Clackmannan to success at the Fife Contest, and told 4BR: "I have had close links with Johnstone for many years, and their enthusiasm has always impressed me. Their commitment has been excellent.

'Benvenuto Cellini' is a favourite piece of mine and with all the hard work and preparation in front of us we are hoping to make real challenge for the title."

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