Chairman – Alysoun Wilson

Alysoun took up the Chairman role in 2018, after serving as Vice Chairman for many years. Alysoun also looks after ticket sales for the band. During rehearsals she can be found in the Tenor Sax section


Vice Chairman – Emma Dalrymple

Emma became Vice Chairman in 2018, after previously acting as the committee member for shirt sales. During rehearsals Emma can be found playing the bass clarinet.


Secretary – Rosie Ellison

Rosie joined the committee in 2018, taking up the post of secretary. During rehearsals Rosie can be found playing the alto clarinet.


Treasurer – Jackie Newsome

Jackie has served as ECB treasurer for a number of years. During rehearsals she can be found with Alysoun in the Tenor Sax section.


Librarian – Mike Knox

Mike  joined the band in the autumn of 1990, shortly after leaving school. In addition to heading the trombone section he is also the band’s librarian. Mike currently lives & works in Edinburgh.

Membership Secretary – Fiona Anderson

Fiona took up the role of Membership Secretary for the Band in 2018. During rehearsals she can be found in the Flute section.

Contact Fiona to find out more about joining the band and subscriptions:


Alison Kearns – Social Secretary

Alison has been arranging social events for the ECB for several years now. During rehearsals she can be found in the clarinet section.


Judy McCulloch – Making Music Representative

Judy is responsible for acting as the main point of contact and keeping the membership up to date for Making Music, a charity that provides advice, support and resources for music groups across the UK. She receives and monitors information from Making Music and has recently worked on the band’s first application for the Adopt a Composer Scheme.  During rehearsals, Judy can be found in the Clarinet section!


Vicki Fraser – ECB Development

Vicki joined the band in 2017 after an extended break from playing clarinet and volunteered for the committee in May 2017 to work on website development.  During rehearsals, Vicki can be found in the clarinet section!


Holly Black – Blogs & Marketing


Petra Klawitter – Blogs & Marketing

Ex-officio Musical director – Sarah Cunningham