Scott started his banding over 30 years ago in the Hawick Salvation Army Band befores moving to Hawick Saxhorn, McTaggart Scott (Loanhead) and Newtongrange Silver Bands. He has now been apart of the JIB since 2009. Scotts finest hour came in 2005, whilst playing for Newtongrange, when they became Scottish Champions and earned a trip to the Albert Halls. He rates the piece 'Jazz' as his favourite brass music and he also enjoys listening to bands such as the Stone Roses. His current aim is the help the JIB reach the 2nd section once again.
Sonia started playing aged 8 at Woodstock Junior Brass but soon moved to the Syston Royal British Legion Band. At 17 she made the move to Scotland where she has a short spell with St Ronans Silver. Along with her Euphonium, Sonia also plays Baritone and Bass Tromebone. In Her spare time, Sonia enjoys walking, swimming and arts and crafts. Her favourite piece is 'Cavilleria Rusticana'.
Stuart has been playing for over 50 years and has played for many bands including Edinburgh Boys Brigade, City of Edinburgh, Leith Silver and Galashiels Town. He has also sat in many seats from cornet down to Euph. He Enjoys listening to Opera and Brass music and favourite piece is Journey to freedom by Eric Ball. In his spare time his passions are Fishing and playing Chess and Bridge. He also enjoys Lamb and Spinach Curry washed down with a gallon of Red wine.
Marion is one of JIBs longest serving members having joined the band over 40 years ago. Origionaly and still occasionaly a Euphonium player, Marion his now settled on the Baritone. Her favourite banding moment came at the British Championships in Torquay. Although her favourite piece is Stop the Cavelry her prefered music choice is rock orientated. In her spare tme she enjoys Puzzles, knitting and listening to music.