NORMAN TAYLOR   RIP
4th September 1942 - 11th April 2005
Principal Timpanist of the
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Covent Garden.


NORMAN'S BIG BAND BASH : 24th September 2005
Details and the DVD purchase are here.



Norman's funeral was held on Thursday 21st April
at the Margate Crematorium in Kent.

Led by humanist minister Joy Parlane, it was attended by over
seventy people and was a most moving and fitting remembrance to this special man.

You can listen to the committal music here (Derek Watkins "We've only just begun")

The words spoken by Norman's brother Martin are here,
the words spoken by Nigel Bates are here,
and the words spoken by Stephen Henderson are here.


If wished, donations in Norman's memory
may be made to Cancer Research
by clicking here.


Email website organiser Nigel Bates here.

Link to Alan Taylor's website is here.