Flugel Horn – Vicky Kellow
Vicki started playing cornet at Porthleven band age 9 and during her teenage years was part of Cornwall Youth Brass Band, experiencing tuition from several professional conductors during the annual courses run each year. She spent time playing for Penzance Silver Band who were placed second at the National Finals in the 4th section held at the Royal Albert Hall, in 2000. Vicki played for Camborne Town Band for 6 years competing five times at the National Finals, taking part in the English Masters and the Blackpool Spring Festival on several occasions. She was a member of Pendennis Brass for 10 years before joining Lanner and District in January 2017.
Vicki worked in banking for 11 years before moving into the care sector working with vulnerable adults and the elderly for the past 10 years. She is now a Registered Manager at a Residential Care Home in Penzance for a local family organisation, Anson Care. Vicki has been a Guider with The Guide Association since the age of 18 and after a period of time away from Guiding has returned as an Assistant Guider with the 1st Pool Rainbows working alongside her cousin and God-daughters.