Started playing at the age of 5
First Band: Newquay
Other Bands played for:
Cornwall Youth, St Austell Youth, Carrick Wind Orchestra, Bugle & Indian Queens
Banding Highlights & Achievements:
Competing with the St Austell Youth Band at the National Youth Entertainment Contest in Blackpool 1999 and at the National Youth Championships at Salford University in 2000.
Playing with Newquay Band at Truro Cathedral for the Radio Cornwall Christmas Concert which was broadcast on Christmas Day. During the concert Emma was featured as a soloist at only 15 years old, playing to a large audience which filled the Cathedral.
Winning the Forth Section with Indian Queens Band at Bugle Contest, bringing home the Boundy Brothers cup following the band rebuilding and climbing to success.