Members

John Cowking - (Conductor)

Conductor, John Cowking, joined the band in 1967, following in the footsteps of his father and grandfather. He began on Eb Bass and then moved to Tenor Trombone until taking over the role of conductor in 1972. Since then John has led the band at various events in the locality and in 2015 was awarded the British Empire Medal in the Queen’s New Year Honours, in recognition of musical services in the Hodder Valley.

Members

President

Anthea Hodson

Conductor

John Cowking B.E.M.

Cornet

Barry Bleasdale (Principal)

David Gawthorpe

Catherine Hilton

Richard Horn

Anthony Macquarrie

Harry Mussett

Miles Peachey

Julie Smith

Ken Smith

Flugel Horn

Alison Cowking

Tenor Horn

Elizabeth Bowness

Frances Clayton

Yvonne Lang

Dennis Rogers 

Baritone

Cynthia Baxter

Tony Twist  

Trombone

John Chadwick

John Smithson 

Euphonium

Charlotte Macquarrie

Simon Pollard 

Eb Bass

David Price

Bb Bass

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