Pete Denton: BBb Bass

Pete Denton: BBb Bass

Glad to be back on BBb, he'll be wanting to move to EEb again before long!

Pennine Brass is the first contesting band Pete Denton has played for in Yorkshire - despite the fact that he was born and bred in Leeds and played in the Yorkshire Schools Brass Band in the 1980s.

He studied at the Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff, playing with BTM Band then moving on to Point of Ayr for 4 years. He has made several championship section appearances in the national finals at the Royal Albert Hall as well as three Europeans appearances.

Pete's contesting highlights:

Pete's largely irrelevant fact:
He studied at the same primary school (with the same music teacher) as the late, great John Fletcher.

Pete's main ambitions are:
Selected quotes about his playing: