The Cornet Section

Principal Cornet

Mary Teague

Mary Teague

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Soprano Cornet

Angela Lloyd

Angela Lloyd


Angela began playing cornet at the age of 11 and joined Ryde Concert Band on the Isle of Wight. She progressed to become the bands soprano cornet player for many years before leaving the Island in 1996 whilst studying her Business Information Technology degree at Southampton Solent university.

After a long break from banding Angela joined Ocean Brass at the start of 2013 and is also the band's Treasurer.

Away from band, Angela is mum to 2 children and a puppy!

Front Row Cornets


Tutti Solo Cornet

Meg Holgate

Megan Holgate

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Tutti Solo Cornet

Matt Poole

Matt Poole

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Tutti Solo Cornet

Billy Fisher

Billy Fisher

Billy started playing trumpet aged 11, but picked up cornet when he came to university. His greatest musical ambition is to become a professional trumpet player in London's West End theatre shows. Currently he is Assistant Conductor for the University of Southampton Wind Orchestra, and Musical Director for the University Brass Band. His favourite pieces of music are 'O Magnum Mysterium' - Morton Lauridsen, 'Fire in the Blood' - Paul Lovatt-Cooper, and 'Gaelforce' - Peter Graham.

In his spare time, Billy likes to cycle a part of the Southampton University Road Club.


Tutti Solo Cornet

Sadie Jacklin

Sadie Jacklin


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Back Row Cornets


Repiano Cornet

Paddy Wakelam

Paddy Wakelam


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2nd Cornet

Jo Baldwin

Jo Baldwin


Jo began playing Cornet aged 7, and at 10 joined Hampshire County Youth Junior band on back row Cornet. She spent 8 years in the bands (6 of which on Flugel) which included tours to Holland, Germany and France. Jo joined Ocean Brass in 2014 at the start of her Mathematics Degree at Southampton University, and is also the band's Secretary.


2nd Cornet

Vacancy


We currently are without a second cornet player, if you would like to apply for the position please contact us by clicking on the contact tab or by clicking here.


3rd Cornet

James Dale

James Dale


James plays cornet and Eb horn. He started playing at age 9, with notable achievements being playing at the Schools Proms in 2012 and 2013. His favourite pieces of music are 'Birdland' and 'In the Mood'.


3rd Cornet

Alison Hill

Alison Hill


Alison's first instrument was French horn, which she picked up at age 15. At university, she played in a variety of student groups including concert bands, symphony orchestras and operatic and music societies. She also attended and enjoyed many brass band concerts as an audience member, therefore, after finishing her postgraduate degree in November 2016, it wasn't difficult to persuade her to pick up a cornet and join Ocean Brass.