Ó Laganvale (Metal Technology) Band
Musical Director

Stephen Crooks
Stephen, currently in his 4th and last year of a BA in Music Performance degree at the Royal Irish Academy of Music Dublin, has worked with the RTE National Symphony Orchestra, RTE Concert Orchestra & on two occasions been a part of the European Youth Brass Band. As a Conductor & Tuba player, Stephen has visited several countries performing in some of the major concert halls throughout Europe and beyond including Austria, Germany, France and Abu Dhabi.

Founder and Artistic Director of the Fermanagh/Tyrone Brass Band Summer School which brings nearly 100 brass musicians from the local community together every summer, he strives towards brass band music and this course features brass tutors of the highest calibre coming to Fermanagh/Tyrone to work with musicians of all ages in the area.

Taking a keen interest in conducting, Stephen is a well known conductor throughout Northern Ireland & Republic of Ireland for working with brass band's and wind bands.

Stephen has just finished working as Conductor of the highly known musical "Grease" with the Enniskillen Light Operatic in the Ardhowen Theatre.

Stephen is dependable, consistent and works at a tempo that develops the work ethic through bands &individuals in the community.