Brian Kay’s autobiography: every anecdote is a gem’
(John Rutter).

Music, My Life

by Brian Kay, published October 2020

Unable to wield a baton for most of 2020, our Principal Conductor, Brian Kay, has been wielding a pen instead, and has completed his autobiography: Music, My Life.

This will be published by Umbria Press in October 2020 at £12.95 (plus p & p). Click here to download an order form,  or click on the image of the book jacket. Return the form to Umbria Press (the address is on the form) with a cheque or bank transfer details; to pay by credit card, telephone the publisher, Alan Gordon Walker, on 07710 270713 (you are generally advised against emailing credit card details over an unsecured internet connection, and most personal email is unsecured).

Please don’t send the order form to Concerts from Scratch!

Composer John Rutter had this to say about the book: ‘The heart-warming story of a bright Yorkshire lad’s 50-year journey from aspiring singer to much-loved broadcaster, choral conductor and national treasure. Every anecdote is a gem, and by the end the world seems a sunnier place.’