The Band President
Wing Commander Duncan Stubbs OBE MMus FRSM ARCM LGSM RAF (rtd.)
Wing Commander Stubbs is a former Principal Director of Music of the Royal Air Force Music Services and is a highly regarded and respected conductor and composer within both military and civilian music circles.
Duncan became the first musician to achieve the Fellowship of the Royal Schools of Music (Directing - Wind Band).
He regularly conducts civilian wind bands, many of which have achieved National status, and he is frequently asked to coach and adjudicate at wind band festivals.
During his appointment as Principal Director of Music Royal Air Force he continued the challenge of maintaining the musical reputation enjoyed by Royal Air Force Music Services throughout the world.
Wing Commander Stubbs is delighted to be associated with the Heroes Band, which produces and maintains very high standards of music, whilst supporting The Help for Heroes Charity by fundraising through its concerts.