Ross Mitchell His Band And Singers
In Shenzhen, China
December 2003
In December (1st to 7th) 2003 Ross and his Band were asked to go to China to provide
music for The Shenzhen Championships (2 day event) and The Chinese National
Ballroom Championships (3 day event) - below are pictures of both Championships
and the wonderful city of Shenzhen.

The Competition in progress

Closer view of the band

Vicky Spence on stage                                                                                                                                             JoJo on stage

(left to right - back)  Gavin Mallett (Trumpet), Steve Pert, JoJo                                                                                               The Band

The Opening Ceremony of The Chinese National Ballroom Championships, over 5000 competitive dancers took part in the Championships

UK Judges:  L to R    Kenny Welsh, Hazel Fletcher and Robin Short
Vicky Spence (at back), Jeff Lardner, Ken Austen, Martin Donald, Neil Angilley                        Ken Austen, Martin Donald, Neil Angilley

The Players: L to R
Neil Angilley (keys), Ken Fordham (sax), Martin Donald (guitar), Gavin Mallett  (trumpet, Jeff Lardner (drums), Ken Austen (bass)

The Singers: L to R  Steve Pert, Vicky Spence, JoJo, Ross Mitchell

Muse and Ross (Muse was our good friend and interpreter)                                                    Ross having his shoes cleaned in the street

One of the main streets in the City of Shenzhen
Ross with a young Chinese Dancer (who spoke perfect English)                        Christmas decorations in the Hotel were the band stayed

After our wonderful experience in Shenzhen the band went on to play in Hong Kong for 'The Festival of Trees Ball' in aid of 'Save The Children'.
click here for pictures of the band in Hong Kong

Ross Mitchell His Band And Singers
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