At the beginning of another busy season, the Canadian Staff Band (Bandmaster John Lam) says farewell to Doug Elvin and Cameron Fraser, who have found that they are unable to continue with the Staff Band for the coming year. The Staff Band thanks them for their years of faithful service and wishes them well as the continue to serve at their home corps, Mountain Citadel and Richmond Hill, respectively.
Ian Watkinson has agreed to come out of retirement again to help on second horn for another season. Nicole Downer, now the mother of two, is hoping to rejoin the Staff Band after Christmas.
Congratulations are extended to Staff Bandsman Joshua Bailey and his bride, Kristen Reid, who were married on Saturday, 10 September 2011 at Listowel Corps.
Canadian Staff Band web site