Brainy tuba player - the truth!

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Chat' started by Straightmute, Jun 28, 2004.

  1. Straightmute

    Straightmute Active Member

    Some of you will know Roland Marshall - Eb bass player formerly with Godalming Band and Runnymede Brass, now living in Kent.

    Roland is due to appear on Mastermind this coming Friday (2nd July) at 9.00 on BBC2, answering questions on his specialist subject: Edward Elgar.

    Tune in and give him a cheer...

  2. akwarose

    akwarose Active Member

    brainy tuba player?


    theres no such thing i tell ye!!!
    he clearly learnt on cornet, then transfered to bass :wink:
  3. Okiedokie of Oz

    Okiedokie of Oz Active Member

    tuba players possess the same intelligence as Eric Clapton while with Derrick & dominos. We play tuba to keep all u cornet players on ya toes, as we are capable of doing your job better than you!
  4. PeterBale

    PeterBale Moderator Staff Member

    When I first came to The Salvation Army, my fellow tuba-player for a while at Balham was studying for his Doctor of Divinity, already holding various legal qualifications. He's just returned to the UK to take up the leadership of The Salvation Army in the United Kingdom Territory :wink:
  5. Liz Courts

    Liz Courts Active Member

    Right, I'm putting that into my TV-watching schedule!! :D C'mon Roland!!
  6. stephen_clapton

    stephen_clapton New Member

    how did he get on?!
  7. lynchie

    lynchie Active Member

    next you'll be telling us he's thin, clean shaven and tee-total...
  8. PeterBale

    PeterBale Moderator Staff Member

    Anyone know a claire voyant :?: :wink: :lol:
  9. Dave Payn

    Dave Payn Active Member

    'Brainy tuba player'

    Surely an oxymoron? ;-)

    Just joshin' Good luck to him! I wonder if any questions will come up over who really (allegedly) scored the Severn Suite...... ;-)
  10. Pythagoras

    Pythagoras Active Member

    Thus confirming his intelligence! :)
  11. bruceg

    bruceg Active Member

    I have a Computer Science degree... Does that make me a brainy tuba player too? :)
  12. Dave Payn

    Dave Payn Active Member

    It means you must be lying when claiming to be a tuba player.... :) :lol: :lol: :wink:
  13. bruceg

    bruceg Active Member

    Those who have heard me might well agree with you Dave :D
  14. sugarandspice

    sugarandspice Active Member

    You mean bass players usually aren't like this....??? :wink: :D
  15. Darth_Tuba

    Darth_Tuba Active Member

    I'll have you know I had a shave only two weeks ago. Stop stereotyping! :wink:
  16. Straightmute

    Straightmute Active Member

    In fact he is only two of those things. Tune in and find out...

  17. amgray

    amgray Member

    So, he obviously took the Bass section brain to the studio with him.........( :lol: :lol: )
  18. stephen_clapton

    stephen_clapton New Member

    have just reset the date on my laptop :oops:
  19. Naomi McFadyen

    Naomi McFadyen New Member

    same I'll miss that :(, concert with Leyland that night...

    Good luck to him though... must really know his stuff :lol:... :)
  20. geordiecolin

    geordiecolin Active Member

    I'm thin, clean shaven and errrrrmm...



    Good point well made.

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