Manchester's leading amateur Big Band

Our Players

Musical Director

Tim Ashcroft 

Alto Sax

  • Graham Truffet – Band Manager
  • Jess Hawkins
  • Philippa Wainwright
  • Kath Forshaw
  • Dave Bloor

Soprano Sax

  • Sabine Vos van-Lijf

Tenor Sax                                     

  • Howard Keable – Librarian
  • Peter Gaunt
  • Paul Lowndes
  • Glen Marshall
  • John McCann
  • Chris Curson

Baritone Sax

  • Pat Walker

Flutes

  • Ron Jones
  • Rosie Noyce

Clarinets

  • Dave Holt

Trumpets

  • Ross Garner
  • Dave Lowery
  • Jane Robinson
  • Paul Crowther
  • Dave Aspinall
  • Mike Welch
  • Gary Wood
  • Lorna Green

Trombones

  • John Hinds
  • Liam Juniper
  • Sarah Bulman
  • Joe Greenway

Drums

Joe Cockx 

Bass

Mike Crumpton