Front row cornets

A brass band has more cornets than any other instrument with 10 being the normal compliment. The front row cornets usually take the lead with the melodies in most music.

 

Liz Price - Principal Cornet

Biography to follow

Marlie Andrews - 1st Cornet

Biography to follow

Martin Shelley - 1st Cornet

Martin has been playing in the band since 1992 and has played in every position on the back row before moving to the front row in 2007. 

Amy Richardson - 1st Cornet

The first time Amy picked up a brass instrument was in 2005 and after three months of tuition Amy joined the band and went on to win the Most Improved Player of the Year award for 2008. Anyone who wonders whether they can learn to play a new instrument as an adult should take this as proof that is can be done! Amy keeps herself busy with her day job as a solicitor.