Matthew started playing a brass instrument – a baritone – at the age of seven.
Dr. L. Brett Baker
Englishman Brett Baker (B. 1973), is viewed internationally as a leading brass performer and educator. He is passionate about encouraging composers to write pioneering new repertoire being one of the most recorded brass soloists.
Katrina Marzella was born in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1983 and has been the solo baritone player of Black Dyke Band since 2011. Katrina has travelled extensively across Europe, Asia, Australasia and North America as a soloist, adjudicator, conductor and teacher. She performs as a soloist regularly with Black Dyke Band in some of Europe’s most prestigious auditoriums and music festivals.