Detail of flute keywork made by Peter Worrell



Phyllis Champion | Director | An enthusiastic clarinet player in the Cambridge area whose family have enabled this project to take a flying start. In recognition of our gratitude to the family we are pleased to name the centre: Champion Workshop.

Daniel Bangham | Director | Managing Director of Wood, Wind & Reed and Reeds Direct Cambridge, and clarinet maker.

Elizabeth Aspinall-Johns | Trustee and Co. Secretary | Chartered Accountant.


Professor Colin Lawson | Director of the Royal College of Music

Pete Hudson | Former Head of Woodwind Making and Repair at Newark on Trent College of Musical Instrument Technology.

Louis de Bernières | Author of Captain Corelli's Mandolin and 'Notwithstanding Wind Quartet' from Notwithstanding: Stories from an English Village..


Champion Family 

Professor Andrew Blake

Mike Lavelle

Cambridge Woodwind Makers are a registered charity and company limited by guarantee.