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  1. 2nd tenor replied to the thread Yorkshire Imps and Friends Vets Band.

    Nice to see you posting Ian, please return soon. The Vet’s Band idea sounds great, long may it thrive.

    Feb 22, 2018 at 2:44 PM
  2. 2nd tenor liked iancwilx's post in the thread Yorkshire Imps and Friends Vets Band.

    Just to mention that any retired brass banders or shift workers who fancy a day time blow will always be welcome at Imps and Friends...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 2:41 PM
  3. 2nd tenor replied to the thread On the spot.

    To me the OP’s old Conductor is a good example of how a good Conductor works. I note that the OP’s section members didn’t fair so well...

    Feb 21, 2018 at 12:31 PM
  4. 2nd tenor replied to the thread On the spot.

    We’ll have to disagree on that then. However, I don’t support the idea that ‘it’s always somebody else’s fault’ and do expect to put...

    Feb 21, 2018 at 12:14 PM
  5. 2nd tenor liked MissBraz's post in the thread On the spot.

    It's all well and good getting it right in private, but if I can't play it in the pressure of a rehearsal, there's not much hope of...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 12:35 PM
  6. 2nd tenor liked MissBraz's post in the thread On the spot.

    Least you have the attitude of.. 'It wont beat me'. You could have come out of that rehearsal and said 'I cant play it so I'm not...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 11:05 AM
  7. 2nd tenor replied to the thread On the spot.

    I’ve come to believe that the ability to do something is one entity and that the ability to deliver something under pressure is another...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 11:01 AM
  8. 2nd tenor liked Queeg2000's post in the thread On the spot.

    Second Tenor has got a valid point. I've played under better conductors in the past and our conductor does have a few nuance that I find...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 10:31 AM
  9. 2nd tenor liked Tom-King's post in the thread On the spot.

    Learn to accept it - it happens to all of us, putting yourself under pressure by letting it get in your head will only make it harder....

    Feb 20, 2018 at 10:17 AM
  10. 2nd tenor replied to the thread On the spot.

    Been there, done that, got the ‘Tee Shirt’. Come to think of it I’ve got at least one for every day of the week. By all means practice...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 10:11 AM
  11. 2nd tenor liked ari01's post in the thread On the spot.

    It happens to the best of us!!

    Feb 20, 2018 at 9:41 AM
  12. 2nd tenor liked Euphonium Lite's post in the thread John Packer Cornets.

    Actually Tom, there was a train of thought in the 1980s that instruments HAD to be all of one make and model in each section, and in...

    Feb 17, 2018 at 10:44 PM
  13. 2nd tenor liked Euphonium Lite's post in the thread Go and listen to another brass bands concert.

    Exactly 2T - there may be a piece you'd never heard of but then want to get your hands on. Or you may want to develop your own playing...

    Feb 17, 2018 at 10:41 PM
  14. 2nd tenor replied to the thread Want to learn a brass instrument.

    Your reluctance to say where you live is understandable. Supplying your Country and region within it (eg. Canada, British Columbia)...

    Feb 17, 2018 at 10:39 PM
  15. 2nd tenor liked Tom-King's post in the thread Want to learn a brass instrument.

    Hi, welcome to the boards! I'd echo Dave's question as to where you're from - it might make a difference (especially if it's a country...

    Feb 16, 2018