Bandmaster Jonathan Corry has recently returned from a week in the USA teaching at Camp Echo Grove, The Salvation Army’s camp and retreat centre in Leonard, Michigan for the Eastern Michigan Division. The camp was for students aged from 8 to 18. There were 5 bands and three choirs plus theory groups. Bandmaster Corry conducted the A band which featured ‘Songs of Ascent’ and ‘Overture – Marriage of Figaro’. He was assisted by Bandmaster Ron Heintzman from Meadowlands Corps in Hamilton Ontario. He also conducted the faculty band made up of staff members. Bandmaster Corry is pictured below with fellow members of staff Bandmaster Bill Himes OF and Divisional Music Director Greg Payton.