Head of Brass
Mr Dave Eaglestone started playing trombone at the age of ten, and by the age of twelve was playing solos with the local brass band. He went on to study at Cardiff University, where he was a concerto soloist with the university orchestra, and then at the Royal College of Music, where he won two scholarships. Mr Eaglestone was a founder member of the brass ensemble Brass10 with whom he won the Royal Overseas League ensemble competition, and the Philharmonia Outreach Award.
Mr Eaglestone’s performing covers a huge variety of music with ensembles as diverse as Britten Sinfonia, London Mozart Players, The Len Phillips Big Band, Brass Monkey, Wren Brass, and the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Mr Eaglestone is a highly experienced and enthusiastic instrumental teacher. In addition to his role at Cranleigh, he also teaches at City of London Freemen’s School and Rosebery School.