Meet Us

 

Brian Newland
Director of Music

The highly experienced Brian Newland is our Director of Music. Brian is an accomplished musician in his own right with many years under his belt of conducting and playing in brass and concert bands, he has the ability through his conducting to get the best out of the individual band members and has brought the band on leaps and bounds over recent years.

Assistant Director of Music
James Wood – James conducts the band at rehearsals and events when our Director of Music is unavailable. James spent some time as Director of Music for The Band of The Lincolnshire Army Cadet Force and has been involved with a number of concert and brass bands primarily playing tuba.

FLUTES
Moira Bilton
Karen Walker – Librarian
Anna Staples
Helen Newton
Kay Ritchie
Chrissy Crawford
Chelsea Page

Vacancy for oboe

CLARINETS
Stephen Longhurst
Kevin Martin
Sally Codd
Marie Shaw
Sheila Kirk – Committee member
Sarah Sherratt – Committee member
Angela Hufton
John Dawson
Val Reed

ALTO/Eb CLARINETS
Paula Sloan

BASS CLARINET
Caroline Walker

C SOPRANO SAXOPHONE
Alan Walker

ALTO SAXOPHONES
Laura Kelsey – Quartermaster
Jane Clarke – Committee member
Callum Hold
Kim Cammack
Jenny Reynolds

TENOR SAXOPHONES
Yvonne Neilson – Public Liaison Officer
Alan Smallbones

BARITONE SAXOPHONE
Terry Coffey – Chairman

BASSOON
Stephen Holloway

FRENCH HORNS
Amy Coote – Assistant Librarian
Julie Wearing

TENOR HORNS
Lucy King
Rosie King

CORNETS/TRUMPETS
Ryan Newland – Band Manager/Vice Chairman
David Warman
Kelly Newland
Paul Terrar
Martyn Housley-Smith#
Debbie Quittenton

TROMBONES
James Kirk
Vacancy for Tenor Trombone

EUPHONIUMS
Shelby Sutton

TUBAS
Alastair Kirk – Band Secretary
James Wood – Assistant Director of Music

Vacancy for string bass

PERCUSSION
Ian Simpson
Adam Clayton
Vacancies for percussionists

All players, young & old are welcome to the band.
We currently have specific vacancies for oboe, Tenor Trombones, String Bass and Percussion players but if you play any woodwind, brass or percussion instruments and would like to join us please do get in touch

 

2019 committee members:

Chairman – Terry Coffey
Treasurer – Moira Bilton
Secretary – Alastair Kirk
Band Manager/Vice Chairman – Ryan Newland
Public Liaison – Yvonne Neilson
Quartermaster – Laura Clarke
General Support – Jane Clarke
Asst Librarian – Amy Coote
General Support – Sheila Kirk
Asst Quartermaster – Sarah Sherratt
Band Librarian – Karen Walker (Non committee member)

President of the band
Chief Fire Officer of the Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue Service, Mr Les Britzman