Megan started playing at the age of 7 under Dave Pope in the youth band. She moved onto Flugel aged 11 and made it into the Senior Band on 3rd cornet when she was 13. She worked her way up through the cornet ranks to 2nd man down and then took a "career break" in 2007 shortly before the birth of her second daughter Daisy.
Her banding highlights are being the first Cornish band to play at Brass in Concert and also playing at the Albert Hall. She is married to Duncan who plays percussion and also has a daughter Michaela who plays in the youth band. By day Megan works for the civil service.
Ian Thomas - Solo Cornet
Ian started playing at the age of 7 under the guidance of Dave Pope, joining Mount Charles Youth Band shortly thereafter. Ian joined the Senior Band in 1987 working from third cornet eventually up to principal cornet until leaving for University in 1995. Upon returning to Cornwall in 1999, Ian took up the principal cornet chair.