Bonnyrigg musician’s brass band award

John Dickson,left, receives his Life Membership Medal from Peter Fraser MBE.
John Dickson,left, receives his Life Membership Medal from Peter Fraser MBE.

A MIDLOTHIAN musician has been honoured for 50 years’ devotion to brass band music.

John Dickson received the Life Membership Medal from the Scottish Brass Band Association during a celebration concert in Edinburgh University’s Reid Concert Hall.

John (57), of Polton Street, Bonnyrigg, is the founder and conductor of St David’s Brass and a full-time brass instructor at Midlothian schools.

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