Sunday Bandstand 11 November 2018

Sunday Bandstand 11 November 2018

Carol Jarvis is a British trombonist, keyboard player, arranger, orchestrator, musical director, professor, journalist, clinician and presenter –

She was born in Northampton and grew up in Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire,. Her early introductions to music was at the Stantonbury Music Centre, which was later renamed the Milton Keynes Music Centre.

Having graduated from the Royal Northern College of Music with the highest qualifications possible, She has been in constant demand in all genres of trombone playing and has won many awards including major scholarships in the UK and USA.

Carol often plays guest principal trombone with major Symphony Orchestras throughout the UK and abroad. She does a lot of session work and her playing features on a number of commercial soundtracks to feature films, commercials, jingles and albums.

Performances include freelance work with the likes of the London Symphony Orchestra, Halle Orchestra and BBC Concert Orchestra, to working with Bon Jovi, Queen and  touring and recording with the likes of Sting, Michael Bolton

She is a Past-President of the British Trombone Society and is on the Board of Advisors of both the International Trombone Association and International Trombone Festival. She has been a professor of trombone at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music in London since 2006, and has given many masterclasses and recitals across the world.

 In 2004 Carol became ill throughout her nine years of treatment she has been extremely active with many different Cancer charities, including for The Christie Hospital, where she was treated.

 In 2010 Carol produced her CD –  ‘Smile’ – I only heard about this a few days ago and contacted Carol to buy one, thankfully there are a few still available.

If you would like to know more about Carol, this extordinary person and musician please have a look at her website

Playlist 11 November 2018 

Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke   Opening for weekly show Foden's Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010
Triple Gold - Goff Richards Christie-Tyler Cory Band MD: Brian Howard - 1989
Music from Kantara - Kenneth Downie Phoenix (Goodwick) Band MD: Luke Jenkins - 2016
Bumble Bee's Fantasy - Eddy Debons Tenor Horn Soloist Eric Duc with the Ensemble de Cuivres Valaisan (Switzerland) MD: Christophe Jeanbourquin - 2000
He Giveth More Grace - James Curnow  Southern Territorial Band BM: Richard Holz - 1996
Cope's Challenge from Three Figures  - Herbert Howells  Britannia Building Society MD: Howard Snell - 1992
Alfie: Alfie's Theme - Burt Bacharach arr: Barry Booth  Trombone Soloist Carol Jarvis with Friends: Barry Booth (Piano), String Bass Paul Morgan and Mark Fletcher (Drums)  - 2010
Russian Roulette - Lee Maddeford Ensemble de Cuivres Valaisan (Switzerland) MD: Christoph Jeanbourquin - 2002
Flanders Field - Dan Price 2nd Rossendale Scout Band MD: Graham Helm - 2014
Fanfare Britannica - Philip Sparke Williams Fairey Band MD: Philip McCann - 2001
Pinocchio: When You Wish Upon a Star - Ned Washington arr: Barry Booth Trombone Soloist Carol Jarvis with Friends - 2010
Legend in Brass - I. Fanfare: II. Soliloquy:  III. Finale - James Curnow  Sellers Engineering Band MD: Philip McCann - 1994
The Spirit of Pageantry - Percy Fletcher  Black Dyke Mills Band MD: Roy Newsome - 1974
Czardas- Vittorio Monti arr: Øystein Baadsvik  Solo Tuba Øystein Baadsvik with the Music Vitae Chamber Orchestra - 2003
The Brigands' Orgy - Hector Berlioz arr: Philip Harper Cory Band MD: Philip Harper - 2015
Ballet for Band - Joseph Horovitz Co-operative Funeralcare Band GMD: Joseph Horovitz - 1994 
Fandango - Frank Perkins arr: James Howe Brass Band of Central Florida (USA) MD: Chad Shoopman - 2012
The Spider and the Fly - Benjamin Britten arr: Darrol Barry Besses O'th'Barn Band MD:  Paul Hindmarsh - 1993
The Salvation Army March - John Philip Sousa arr: Ray Steadman-Allen Amsterdam Staff Band of the Salvation Army BM: Howard Evans - 2002
Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke   Closing for weekly show Foden's Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010

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