Committee role: Trustee | Care Home Coordinator
Year Joined: 2019
Tell us about your role and volunteering experience at Radio Horton:
I am currently responsible for overseeing Radio Horton’s partnerships with local care homes.
Previously, I was joint secretary and support the committee along with Sharon who shares the role with me.
I also help at outside events, which is fun!
What would be your top three Desert Island Discs?
- Béla Bartók – Concerto for Orchestra
- Kurt Weill, perf. Lotte Lenya – Mack the Knife
- Chet Baker – Let’ Get Lost
Music artists that have influenced you:
Nina Simone; Jacque Brel; Leonard Cohen;
I love most jazz. I remember being captivated
seeing Stan Tracy and Art Theman playing at a
village venue in the early 90’s. It was so
unexpected; and Norma Winston at the Oxford
Jazz Festival in 2011 with Klause Gesing and
Glauco Venier. Sublime!
Three words to describe volunteering at a hospital radio station:
Fun, Worthwhile, Sociable