Bandsman Bio

Shirley Carr
2nd Horn
Shirley joined the Snowdown Colliery Welfare Band in 1985 and taught to play Trombone by Fred Pritchard (father of Keith) Afterwards Shirley moved to play Baritone, where she stayed until a few years ago when she moved to play the Eb Tenor Horn. Shirley has many interests including Singing (with the Dover Choral Society), reading and walking. Shirley (married to Micheal the Eb Bass player) has two children, three step-daughters and four grandchildren which keep her busy. Shirleys favourite holiday destinations are Cyprus, The Canary Islands and Bournmouth.