Kevin Price studied trumpet at the Guildhall School of Music and is a professional musician of considerable performance experience. As well as a successful freelance career where he worked with the Royal Opera House, The National Theatre and various shows in the West End, Kevin has been involved in chamber music with Paragon Ensemble, Brass Ecosse (Scottish Opera), BBC Scottish Brass Ensemble, SCO Brass Ensemble and the RSNO Brass Ensemble.
Kevin has been the Music Director of the National Youth Wind Ensemble of Scotland since 1998 and has also had a long and highly successful career as the Musical Director of the Glasgow Wind Band, the current Scottish and UK Open Champions, a position he has held since 1984. He has also acquired extensive experience of conducting at a regional level, including the regional bands and symphony orchestras for the Scottish Borders and East Renfrewshire.
In addition to conducting, Kevin has a high reputation for his work as a teacher in both the state and independent sector. He also acts as an external examiner for the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, as a tutor for the National Youth Orchestra of Scotland, and as a lecturer for the Scottish Association for Music in Education.