Name: Mr Harris


School: Shireland CBSO Academy


Instrument(s) played: Saxophone, flute, and clarinet


Hobbies: Reading books, playing board games, playing music!


Favourite thing: Good coffee


Least favourite thing: Bad coffee


Most interesting place you have performed: an enormous cathedral near Budapest


Best performance you’ve ever watched: Punch Brothers


Which countries have you visited, and did you play your instrument: I’ve visited lots of countries, but I’ve played my instrument in the USA, Germany, and Hungary


What is your…

Favourite book/film: The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch


Favourite animal: Dogs


Favourite place: Pembrokeshire in Wales


What instrument would you play, if you had to choose another one apart from your first instrument: Bassoon


Any other interesting facts about yourself? My favourite types of Music are jazz, and anything involving lots of vocal harmonies!


Message to Year 7 music pupils 


When you join Shireland CBSO Academy, expect to find music everywhere. We will make sure you get the chance to perform in orchestras and bands, the chance to learn and practice your instrument, and the chance to meet and work with many different professional musicians.