Former Abbey Chorister and Head Chorister Trystan Williams has been accepted by Birmingham Conservatoire of Music to study on the prestigious four-year Jazz Course. Trystan was awarded one of only two trombone places for the course offered nationwide for entry in September 2006.
Trystan is currently studying for A-Levels in Theatre Studies and Chemistry, in addition to Music. He plays in the Southampton Pops Orchestra and the Hampshire County Youth Jazz Orchestra and has been on tour with both groups. As well as performing, Trystan has a keen interest in jazz composition and arranging.