Sarah is the most versatile member of our group. She plays a Bass Clarinet as big as she is, but she also composes, and arranges and transcribes many pieces in our repertoire.
She is a music teacher and plays lead alto saxophone in In the Pink Big Band . She also plays soprano/alto sax in the new saxophone quartet Answers on a Postcard, and has a successful solo and orchestral career.
Sue has been playing the clarinet since she was 9. She has extensive experience as a Concert Wind Band player and plays first clarinet with Bournemouth and District Concert Band. She is thoroughly enjoying the contrast of playing in a quartet, now taking on some demanding solo parts. She also manages a Social Services team and a young family.
Nick was already well established as a clarinet performer when our group formed. For many years he has been leader of Bournemouth and District Concert Band , and he has recently started arranging and transcribing music for us.
He also plays in the Questa Musica Orchestra. He is a School Business Manager.
Janet rounded up all the best clarinet players that she knew to establish the clarinet choir that evolved into Liquorice Quartet, and she continues to organise the other three.........She plays alto saxophone in In the Pink Big Band and tenor/alto sax and clarinet in Blue Tides and Mostly Jazz .
She is a retired Doctor.