Who’s who

Harmonie Concert Band is run by a team of volunteers who serve on the committee.

The committee is elected each year at our AGM (usually early May). If you would like to be more involved in running the band, come and talk to any member of the committee.

The current team members are:

Chairman: David Adlington
Secretary: Deborah Carter
Treasurer: Colin Murdoch
Concert Manager: AnneMarie Andrew
Assistant Musical Director: David Adlington
Concert Personnel Coordinator: Mark Gray
Librarian: Sarah Dignum
Musical Director: Roy Dignum
Marketing & Communications; Disability Officer: Jen Farrant

Musical Director – Roy Dignum

Musical Director
Musical Director

Roy was born in Croydon, Surrey where he lived until 1996 when he moved to Essex to take up the post as Head of Music at a school in South Hornchurch, and later as Head of Music at FitzWimarc school in Rayleigh.

As a trumpet player he studied at the London College of Music for three years before going into full time teaching.

His performing career has involved playing in orchestras, jazz bands, shows, brass quintets and brass bands in this country and in Europe, including many years with the Band of the Honourable Artillery Company (HAC) based in London.

His conducting career has included being an assistant Musical Director for the Croydon Brass Band and conducting the British Windband at performances in Regent’s Park, London.

Roy is currently Deputy Head of Music Service for Thurrock District

Governance matters

Harmonie Concert Band is a voluntary community music group and is also a Registered Charity. Registered Charity Number 1129948)

The Trustees of the Charity are currently:
Deborah Carter
Penny Lindsay
Sarah Dignum

Important governance documents are available here:

Harmonie Constitution
Conflict Of Interest
Child Protection Policy
Child protection form
Disability policy