Who's who?

Emily Neagle 

MMus FRSM BA(hons) 

Musical Director of Junior and Senior bands


Emily Neagle is a graduate of the Royal Northern College of Music and the University of Southampton where she studied Saxophone. She is now a professional freelance musician enjoying a varied career teaching and performing. 

Before Emily went to university she was also a member of Christchurch Music which helped her to developed her love of music. Emily now aims to help to develop  and  challenging our members by bringing a variety of repertoire, while creating a fun and enjoyment to rehearsals.

Emily Neagle - Musical Director

Andrew Thorne


Brass Quintet Leader


Andrew studied tuba, composition and arts management at Dartington College of Arts. He has extensive experience of working with young people through the Canned Performance Company, brass teaching and has been playing in wind bands since the mid eighties.

CMC Committee



Andrew Thorne


Musical Director - Senior and Junior Bands

Emily Neagle 

Musical Director - First Band

Cheri Wallace



Helen Carroll


Committee Members

Kerry Davis

Sharon Welling

Shaun Welling

Sandy Simpson