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 – Treasurer
Karen Walker – Librarian
Anna Staples
Kay Ritchie
Chrissy Crawford
Chelsea Page

Vacancy for oboe

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

BASS CLARINET
Caroline Walker

C SOPRANO SAXOPHONE
Alan Walker

ALTO SAXOPHONES
Laura Kelsey
Jane Clarke
Kim Cammack
Jenny Reynolds

TENOR SAXOPHONES
Yvonne Neilson – Committee member (Public Liaison)
Alan Smallbones

BARITONE SAXOPHONE
Terry Coffey – Chairman

BASSOON
Stephen Holloway

FRENCH HORNS
Amy Coote
Julie Wearing
Vacancies for horns

TENOR HORNS
Lucy King
Rosie King
Vacancies for horns

CORNETS/TRUMPETS
Ryan Newland – Band Manager/Vice Chairman
Kelly Newland
Paul Terrar
Martyn Housley-Smith
Debbie Quittenton
Andreas Terry

TROMBONES
James Kirk
Simon Percy
Vacancies for Trombones

EUPHONIUMS
Shelby Sutton

TUBAS
Alastair Kirk – Assistant Band Manager
James Wood – Assistant Director of Music/Committee member

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

 

2020 committee members:

Chairman – Terry Coffey
Treasurer – Moira Bilton
Secretary – Sarah Sherratt
Band Manager/Vice Chairman – Ryan Newland
Assistant Band Manager – Alastair Kirk
Public Liaison – Yvonne Neilson
Uniform – Sheila Kirk
General Support – James Wood
Band Librarian – Karen Walker (Non committee member)

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