Jenny started playing aged 10 whilst growing up in Norfolk. During her teenage years she joined the Drayton Band in Norwich and enjoyed her first experience of brass band contesting. Inspired by the Masters which were held in Cambridge and the film ‘Brassed Off’, she applied to study Music at Leeds University. After graduating in 2002 Jenny joined Elland Silver Band on solo baritone. She then transferred to the United Co op Yorkshire band in 2006 where she met her husband Andi Cook. Jenny remained with the band until they folded in 2010. Between 2010 and 2015 Jenny has had spells at Wakefield Metropolitan, Hebden Bridge and most recently Drighlington Band.
Jenny joined imps team LADA team in July 2017 and has quickly established herself as a valuable asset to the band.