I think it would be interesting for all the forum users to post in this thread. Rather than just being able to see 'screen names', we should all post our name and what we do... I've often wondered the background of some of the board's posters! For this to work, can I ask that people post only once so things don't get side tracked!! Maybe if this is made into a sticky? I'll start...
Started playing piano when I was 7 or 8 after joining the choir at Chesterfield's 'Crooked
I’m David Harrison, nearly 70, and a retired schoolmaster. I had a conventional education: Bishop Wordsworth in Salisbury; Brentwood, where I first learnt the organ with Edgar Brice, and the Royal College of Music which was combined with a residential course at the RSCM HQ in Addington. There I came into contact with such luminaries as Gerald Knight, Cyril Taylor and Sidney Campbell. Contrary to ubiquitous perception any sign of current schizophrenia was probably not down to my RCM teachers - R