Megan Waddoups (lead clarinet) grew up in Doncaster, South Yorkshire. She began to learn the Clarinet in primary school, and has loved it ever since. Her years of practise, band and orchestra rehearsals, European tours and musical theory knowledge has accumulated into 15 years of musical expertise.
She attended the University of Huddersfield from 2011-2015 where she studied Chemistry, but would always continue to keep her hand in music playing in a variety of ensembles. Megan is also a talented Saxophonist and Percussionist which has been reflected in her own musical education as well as teaching others.
Besides founding The Ace of Staves, Megan also contributes heavily to the many arrangements that make up their repertoire.