Nick Birch

Nick Birch

Nick joined Foden’s Band on 2nd Trombone in October 2015 and completed his personal Septuple of wins at the North West Regional Championships in 2020 (five with Foden's and two with Fairey). He also won the National Brass Band Championships in 2018 with Foden's.

Nick attained his Masters degree from the Royal Northern College of Music studying Trombone under Robert Holliday and Roger Cutts. As part of the RNCM Trombone Ensemble, Nick won the Emory Remington Trombone Ensemble Prize in 2016 and performed at the International Trombone Festival in New York later that year. He also completed his undergraduate studies at the RNCM but on Euphonium, studying under David Thornton and Steven Mead.

Nick has composed and arranged in his role as Musical Director of the Nantwich Concert Band since August 2014. As a former member of the Slidin’ About Trombone Quartet, finalists of the Royal Overseas League Competition 2015, he arranged many works performed in workshops and recitals as part of the Live Music Now! Foundation and as an ambassador for pBone. Nick also runs Birch Music Online, publishing works by himself and his father, Kevin.

Nick is a teacher for the Love Music Trust in Cheshire East and a tutor for Foden’s Junior Band.

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