Started playing at the age of 10
First Band: Indian Queens
Other Bands played for: Loyal Indian Queens Band Member!
Banding Highlights & Achievements:
Nigel has many memorable moments including coming second in 1976 at the West of England Bandsman Festival second section. Most recently, under the direction of Mark Arnold, the success of the band at the Exmouth Entertainment Contest in 2015, winning the 4th Section in both 2016 and 2017 at the West of England Bandsman Festival held in Bugle and being placed 4th in the Regional Area Qualifier in 2016 and 2017.
Nigel was also awarded by Mark Arnold the cup for the most improved player in 2016.
Nigel's most recent achievement was when he was awarded the Best Instrumentalist in the 3rd Section at the West of England Contest at Bugle in 2018.