Press & Awards

PRESS
"Now that's what I call a band!"
John Wallace OBE
"The award marks a high point in KWO’s history. Under musical director Spencer Down, who took over in 2001, the band has gone from strength to strength."
Winds magazine - click to read the full article
"...the sublime performance of Dominic Muldowney’s Dance Suite by the Kew Wind Orchestra, now firmly established as one of the UK’s finest ensembles..."
Basbwe Chairman Philip Robinson
AWARDS
NCBF
2010 Open Class Platinum
2009 Open Class Gold
2008 Open Class Gold (plus outstanding achievement award for three golds in a row)
2007 Open Class Gold
2006 Open Class Gold
2005 Open Class Silver
2004 Open Class Silver
2003 Open Class Gold
2002 Community Class Gold (plus outstanding achievement award for three golds in a row)
2001 Community class Gold
2000 Community class Gold
Coups de Vents, France
2010 Category B Winners (€4000)
World Music Competition
2005 Silver
KWO Musician of the Year
2009 David Shepherd (Trumpet)
2008 Alastair Wheeler (Euphonium)
2007 Cathy Bromley (Clarinet)
2006 Natalie Cole (French Horn)
KWO Section of the Year
2009 Percussion
2008 Flutes
2007 Clarinets
2006 Saxophones
 
 
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