Meet the Band

The band currently has vacancies for Solo Cornet, Back Row Cornet, Bass Trombone and Percussion.

If you are interested in any of the listed vacancies or would like to enquire about joining the band in any other position, please contact us in confidence via email on

If you are a student at Swansea University and are looking for a local band to join, we would love to hear from you! There are a number of students currently playing with the band, and lifts can normally be arranged from the centre of Swansea and the Bay Campus.

Musical Director
Paul Jenkins

Principal Cornet
Jonathan Mead

Soprano Cornet
Kevin Shanklin

Solo Cornets
Carly Shanklin
Shannon Empsall
Carylann Battenbough

Back Row Cornets
David Kelly
Neil Palmer
Jen Welti
Elliott Galvin
Ralph Harris

Flugel Horn
Owain Evans

Tara Smith
Steve Halfpenny
Jayne Morgan Kinnear

Lyndon Harris
Zoe Whetton

Sue Aldrich
Kath Ayres

Gareth Halfpenny
Adrian Hiscock

Bass Trombone

Eb Basses
Danny Stone
Mark Thomas

Bb Basses
Ceri Morgan
Terry Davies

Andrew Cooper
Lizzie Findley
Stephen John