How is it done ?

Discussion in 'The Rehearsal Room' started by Dave1, Sep 21, 2004.

  1. Dave1

    Dave1 Member

    For some time now we have been on the lookout for two tenor trombone players for the band. These are now the only seats to fill as we have a full band otherwise.
    We have advertised on this website, our own, 4barsrest, the Bandsman, the local papers and the schools all to no avail. How is it done?

    With the prospect of playing Tam O'Shanter next March, if we can't find them we won't be able to go.

    So fellow posters - HOW IS IT DONE?
  2. ScrapingtheBottom

    ScrapingtheBottom Active Member

    By convincing Lynchie to give up his degree course and move to scotland! ;)
  3. Dave1

    Dave1 Member

    How much beer does THAT cost
  4. ScrapingtheBottom

    ScrapingtheBottom Active Member

    You need to find some poor eastern european trombonists and import them.
  5. The Cornet King

    The Cornet King Active Member

    By rehearsing near a University hall of Residence and getting 2 new players like we just have :D :D
  6. lynchie

    lynchie Active Member

    I wouldn't even like to give you an estimate...
  7. flugelgal

    flugelgal Active Member

    We have degrees up here too you know! Just get him to move course - easy (tell him beer is cheaper here or something... ;) )
  8. groovy

    groovy Active Member

    The trouble with this is, you have to find trombonists who are not already playing for a band at the Scottish - which won't be easy! There is always contacts ("my brother's friend plays the trombone" etc) who can be invited along if poss. Other than that, all I can think of is to just keep persevering with the school etc.

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