David Pritchard

Benton Park School, Leeds


How long have you been working with Musical Futures?
About 8 years

What do you do?
Curriculum Leader for Music, Benton Park School, Leeds

What is your background?
I trained as a trombonist at the Royal Academy of Music many moons ago. After various freelance work I trained as a teacher then moved back north to Leeds where I’ve been for the last twenty years!

Five words that sum up Musical Futures:
Exciting, stimulating, fun, ahead-of-its-time, engaging

What music are you listening to at the moment?
Robert Glasper Experiment, Bill Laurence, Maynard Ferguson (ha ha), Future Corp and any New York Philharmonic recordings.