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Our Conductor - Becky Thomas

Becky is the conductor of the Heswall Concert Band and a peripatetic clarinet and saxophone teacher based in Hoylake. Before moving to the Wirral recently, she conducted and managed a highly successful big band in London, as well as performing and undertaking the role of musical director for numerous productions.

She is also a highly skilled arts manager, having worked at the Royal College of Music and the creative arts company Heart n Soul. She is an experienced events manager, fundraiser and artistic project manager. In this capacity she has been involved in large-scale events at exciting venues such as the Southbank Centre and the Olympic Park, and has managed projects in conjunction with organisations including the British Council and the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOPG).

Selection of Previous Performance Venues

  • Ashton Park, West Kirby

  • Aughton Village Hall, Liverpool

  • Birch Tree Manor Home, Port Sunlight

  • Birkenhead Park

  • Chester Groves

  • Christ Church, Port Sunlight

  • Civic Hall, Ellesmere Port

  • Clatterbridge Centre for Oncology (Open Day)

  • Cockshutt Village

  • Great Sankey High School

  • Heswall Fire Station (Heswall Arts Festival)

  • Heswall Hall

  • Heswall Royal British Legion (Help for Heroes)

  • Liverpool Royal Philharmonic Hall

  • Maghull Town Hall

  • Methodist Church Hall, Heswall

  • Ness Gardens Conference Centre

  • Oswestry Showground

  • Runcorn Hill Park, Runcorn

  • Seacombe Ferry Terminus (Wirral Coastal Walk)

  • Southern Cross Health Centre, Bromborough

  • Southport Botanic Gardens

  • Tatton Park

  • Thornton Hough (Scarecrow Festival)

  • Vale Park, New Brighton

  • Victoria Park, Widnes

  • Walton Hall Gardens, Warrington

  • Whitby Park, Ellesmere Port

  • Wirral Rugby Ground (Claire House Fun Day)