Tracey began her musical career at the age of 6 playing the cornet and the piano at the age of 11, achieving Grade 8 in both cornet and piano as well as A Level Music.
She teaches piano, brass and theory to children in many of the local primary schools as well as privately from her home.
Tracey joined the Choir 21 years ago as Assistant Accompanist. She progressed to Musical Director in 2000 and has enjoyed conducting massed Choir concerts in Gloucester and Lichfield Cathedrals and Cheltenham Town Hall.
Tracey’s love of music also extends to playing Repiano Cornet in Lydbrook Band with her children, Mollie aged 18 and Alice aged 15.
Hayley is the principal accompanist of the Forest Of Dean male Voice Choir. Brought up in the Forest of Dean village of Parkend the youngest daughter of Meryl and the late Stan Teague. She began Piano lessons at the age of ten under the expert tuition of Lydney based Christine Kear and has progressed to become an accomplished musician.
She has accompanied various musicians (brass, string and vocal soloists) with some some guest appearances for other choirs. Musical enjoyment is not restricted to choirs as she also plays second trombone and tuned percussion with the Forest oOf Dean Brass Brand. Hayley works full time for an international utility company.