Nayan Shah, a 12 year old from North West London, is a Grade 8 distinction trumpeter and flautist. He is privileged to continue his studies with Andy Mitchell at Junior Guildhall having discovered his passion for the trumpet at age 6 under the tutelage of Joe Atkins.
Principal Cornet for the National Children’s Brass Band and a Leverhulme Scholar for the National Children’s Orchestra, he has performed at the CBBC Proms, Blue Peter, Britain’s Got Talent, London Palladium and Royal Festival Hall with the Chineke! Junior Orchestra. He is an ambassador for Together with Music, an intergenerational campaign connecting care homes with young musicians.
YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLRxSAN2TraWM3iuKpuqusg
TV & Radio appearances: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLB4XUHT9Dp5XBknF9K85vI4-r5h6F4IR6
|Bell||125mm (4.9"), Yellow Brass|
|Lead Pipe||Yellow Brass|
|Triggers||1st & 3rd triggers, with Mini Ball Release|
|Valves||3 Stainless Steel Piston Valves (Top Sprung)|
|Inner Slides||Nickel Silver|
|Outer Sliders||Yellow Brass|
|Tuning Slide||Yellow Brass|
|Finish||Lacquer or Silver-plated|