Annan percussionist awarded MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Saturday 12 June 2021

Congratulations to Annan Town Band’s percussionist Jamie Brand on being awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for Services to Music and Education. 

Jamie, who is celebrating 25 years with the band this year, joined the percussion team when he relocated to Annan, taking up a music teaching post at the town's academy. He has been principal teacher of Curriculum and Expressive Arts for a number of years.

Commented Annan’s Samantha Bryden: “His dedication, talents and enthusiasm are beyond extraordinary. This Royal accolade is so very well deserved!”


Got a story?

Email Nigel Martin: