Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band - Players Required

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  1. ipswich co-op

    ipswich co-op New Member

    East Anglian Championship Section Band Vacancies

    Ipswich and Norwich Co-Op Band, (based in Ipswich, Suffolk; one of only 3 nationally ranked Championship Bands in East Anglia) have the following vacancies to complete our line-up for an exciting concert and contest schedule for 2005 :-
    • Soprano Cornet
    • Solo Horn
    • 2nd Horn
    • Solo Euphonium
    • Percussion
    Under the direction of our new MD, Robin Norman (formerly with Travelsphere Holidays Band) the band rehearses Tuesdays and Fridays in our own bandroom near to the Ipswich Town Centre.

    Any interest or applications for these or any other position within the band can be made in the strictest confidence via e-mail to the Band Manager, Ian Burton, on bandmanager@ipswichandnorwichcoopband.co.uk or to our Musical Director, Robin Norman, on robin@crabtree-music.co.uk.
     
  2. ipswich co-op

    ipswich co-op New Member

    Calling all East Anglian Horn Players and Percussionists !!!

    The Ipswich and Norwich Co-Op Band, based in Ipswich, have immediate vacancies for Tenor Horn and Percussion.

    Recently announced as the official band of Ipswich Town Football Club a small ensemble from the band will be performing at every Ipswich Town home game starting with the Ipswich-Norwich 'derby' on September 19th. This is in addition to an exciting planned schedule of concerts and contests throughout the UK for the 2005/2006 season and Cd recording scheduled for May 2006.

    As one of only three East Anglian based Championship Section Bands for 2006 the band rehearses every Tuesday and Friday in their own bandroom in Derby Road, Ipswich.

    Players of Championship standard on any Brass instrument are also always welcome.

    For more details contact the band's Musical Director, Robin Norman, in confidence on 07775 717228 or via e-mail : robin@crabtree-music.co.uk.
     
  3. ipswich co-op

    ipswich co-op New Member

    Solo Euph vacancy - Championship Section East Anglia

    Due to work commitments the Ipswich and Norwich Co-Op Band (the premier band in Suffolk and the official band of Ipswich Town FC) has a vacancy for SOLO EUPHONIUM.

    A Championship section band we have an exciting program of concerts and contests planned for the 2005/06 season along with a CD recording booked for May. We rehearse in our own bandroom on Derby Road in Ipswich on Tuesdays and Fridays; once a week rehearsals considered for the right applicant. Travel expenses are also covered for distances of over 50 miles return.

    For more details or to apply in the strictest confidence contact Robin Norman, Musical Director on 07775 717228 or via e-mail (robin@crabtree-music.co.uk).
     
  4. Ipswich trom

    Ipswich trom Member

    Ipswich & Norwich Co op Band

    The Ipswich & Norwich Co op Band, London and South East Championship section currently has vacancies for a BBb Bass player. We are a friendly and busy band with a full programme of events for the next 12 months including a cd recording. We have our own bandroom in central Ipswich although our players come from across East Anglia so travelling can often be shared.

    rehearsals are held on Tuesday and friday evenings. We also welcome other players interested in joining our band. Please contact Ian Burton by e mail : bandmanager@ipswichandnorwichcoopband.co.uk
     
  5. Ipswich trom

    Ipswich trom Member

    Ipswich & Norwich Co op

    We require Back Row Cornet, Tenor Horn, Baritone and Eb Bass players but also welcome along new members in any section . We have a full engagement list including a joint concert with the Whitburn band, a concert with Alan Morrison and we will be recording a cd in May. Please pm me or contact me via the band's website www.ipswichandnorwichcoopband.co.uk

    Ian Burton
    Band Manager
     
  6. ipswich co-op

    ipswich co-op New Member

    Vacancies at Ipswich & Norwich Co-op - Calling all East Anglian Players

    · Are you a Cornet player in East Anglia ?
    · Are you looking for a change or a ‘move-up’ within a Cornet section ?
    · Do you see yourself as a Principal Cornet at a high level ?

    If the answer is yes to these questions then the Ipswich and Norwich Co-Op Band would love to hear from you.

    Due to our present player leaving to start a Music Postgraduate course, we are inviting applications for the position of Principal Cornet.

    Registered as a First Section band from January 2007, the Ipswich and Norwich Co-Op Band are based in Ipswich, Suffolk with players drawn from throughout East Anglia. We are a friendly, committed band with a full concert and contest schedule for the rest of 2006 and into 2007 including a joint concert with the Whitburn Band, performances in St. James Park and Eastbourne and a concert with Alan Morrison planned for October.

    Rehearsals held twice weekly on Monday and Thursday evenings from 8.00-10.00pm in our own bandroom 5 minutes from the A14.

    Travelling expenses available for the successful applicant.

    Applications, in the strictest confidence, should be made in the first instance to the Musical Director, Robin Norman, via e-mail (robinsnorman@btinternet.com) or by phone 07775 717228.

    Applications are also always welcome on all other Brass Band instruments.
     
    Last edited: Jun 13, 2006
  7. ipswich co-op

    ipswich co-op New Member

    Vacancy also on 2nd Trombone and Tutti Solo Cornet

    Along with the Principal Cornet position for which we are inviting further applicants, we are also inviting applications for the following positions within the Ipswich & Norwich Co-op Band :-

    2nd Trombone
    Tutti Solo Cornet


    We are a very friendly band with our own rehearsal facility 5 minutes drive from the A14 and A12. Nationally graded as a First Section Band from January 2007 the band rehearses on Monday and Thursday evenings and has a busy and varied diary of concerts and contests throughout 2006 and into 2007.

    Any applications should be made in the first instance to Robin Norman, Musical Director by phone on 07775 717228 or by e-mail on robinsnorman@btinternet.com.

    Travelling expenses or 'lifts' can usually be arranged from most parts of East Anglia (Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire or Essex/London).

    Applications are always welcome from any other interested brass/percussion players.
     
  8. ipswich co-op

    ipswich co-op New Member

    East Anglian Vacancies - Cornet, Soprano and Baritone

    The Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band, based in Ipswich, Suffolk have the following vacancies to complete our line-up following existing players education commitments :-

    -Soprano
    -Bb Cornet (front or back row)
    -Baritone

    Nationally Graded in the First Section from January 2007 the Ipswich and Norwich Co-op band is a friendly, non-political, band. With an exciting full concert and contest schedule well into 2007; highlights include a concert with Alan Morrison and an invitation to compete at the 2007 Butlins Championships.

    Rehearsals happen Monday and Thursday evenings from 8.00-10.00pm in our own bandroom 5 minutes drive from the A14 at Ipswich. Travelling expenses may also available to any successful applicant.

    For more details or for an informal discussion (in the strictest confidence) about any of these positions contact our Musical Director, Robin Norman on 07775 717228 or our Band Manager, Ian Burton by E-mail (bandmanager@ipswichandnorwichcoopband.co.uk) or by phone (07810 556636).
     
    Last edited: Aug 17, 2006
  9. Robin Norman

    Robin Norman Member

    Going to study in Cambridge, Norwich or Colchester

    Are you coming to East Anglia to study; whether at the UEA in Norwich, Colchester Institute or Cambridge University ?

    Registered as a First Section band from January 2007; The Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band is one of East Anglia's premier brass bands and we are fortunate to have a virtually complete line-up for our upcoming concert and contest season including concerts with Alan Morrison and an invitation to compete at the Butlins championships in January and, hopefully, a swift return to the Championship Section.

    We are just 4 players short of a complete line-up; The only vacancies we have are for :-

    Soprano
    Cornet (front or back row, we could accomodate)
    Baritone
    Eb/Bb Bass (we could accomodate)


    Don't play one of these then don't worry, we would still love to see you.

    We currently rehearse in our own bandroom 5 minutes from the A14 in Ipswich on Monday and Thursday nights. Travelling expenses can be arranged or we have other members willing to 'pick-up' in Cambridge or Colchester. We currently have members from the UEA who catch the train to rehearsal and this is also no problem (train fares covered)

    If you are going to university why give up playing ? We are a very friendly, non-political, band who enjoy our music-making at a very high standard and we would love to hear from you.

    For more details or for an informal, confidential discussion about the positions and the band feel free to contact me via a PM through tMP, via e-mail on robinsnorman@btinternet.com or via my mobile on 07775 717228.
     
  10. Robin Norman

    Robin Norman Member

    Ipswich And Norwich Co-op Band - Vacancy For Cornet And Bass

    The Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band based in Ipswich just 5 minutes from the A14 have the following vacancies due to player re-location :-

    :- Bb Cornet
    :- Bass (Eb or Bb, we could accomodate)

    These positions will be vacant following our appearance at the Butlins Mineworkers Festival in January.

    The Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band are graded as a First Section Band for 2007 and are looking to complete our line-up for our 'assault' on the area in March when we are aiming to make a swift return back to the Championship section.

    For more details or to make an application do not hesitate to contact me either by PM, e-mail (robinsnorman@btinternet.com) or by phone (07775 717228 ).
     
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  12. Robin Norman

    Robin Norman Member

    Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band Require Soprano, Bass and Percussionist

    The Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band are looking to recruit the following following our appearance at the East Anglian Association Contest in May :-

    Soprano Cornet
    Bass (Eb or Bb, we can accomodate)
    Percussion

    We are a friendly First Section Band based in Ipswich, Suffolk with a full schedule of concert and contest commitments into 2008 when we hope to achieve promotion back to the Championship Section. This includes a Sir Malcolm Arnold memorial concert in Attleborough (the town in which he lived) on the weekend that would've seen his 86th birthday in the presence of many of his estate and family.

    Rehearsals are Mondays and Thursdays from 8-10pm in our own bandroom in Derby Road, Ipswich; just 5 minutes drive from the main A14 dual carriageways. With members already travelling from Cambridgeshire, North London, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk lifts can usually be arranged. Mileage (after first 50 miles return) or train fares covered (within reason).

    For further details please do not hesitate to PM me or contact me by e-mail (robinsnorman@btinternet.com) or phone ( 07775 717228 ).
     
  13. Robin Norman

    Robin Norman Member

    I'm pleased to report that the Sop seat is now filled.

    We currently have a full band apart from a Bass playe. (Eb or Bb - we can accomodate)
     
  14. weenie

    weenie Member

    Good luck with the search Robin. Hope to bump into you soon.

    Michelle (on Ween's log in)
     
  15. Robin Norman

    Robin Norman Member

    The Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band are looking to recruit the following :-

    :- Cornet (Front or Back Row, we could accomodate)
    :- Bass
    :- Percussion

    We are a friendly First Section Band based in Ipswich, Suffolk with a full schedule of concert and contest commitments into 2008 when we hope to achieve promotion back to the Championship Section. This includes a Sir Malcolm Arnold memorial concert in Attleborough (the town in which he lived) on the weekend that would've seen his 86th birthday in the presence of many of his estate and family.

    Rehearsals are Mondays and Thursdays from 8-10pm in our own bandroom in Derby Road, Ipswich; just 5 minutes drive from the main A14 dual carriageways. With members already travelling from Cambridgeshire, North London, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk lifts can usually be arranged. Mileage (after first 50 miles return) or train fares covered (within reason).

    For further details please do not hesitate to PM me or contact me by e-mail (robinsnorman@btinternet.com) or phone ( 07775 717228 ).

    Edit: Threads merged as per tMP recruitment guidelines, PB, Mod
     
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  16. Ipswich trom

    Ipswich trom Member

    The Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band are happy to report that the front row cornet vacancy has been filled but are looking to recruit the following :-

    :- Cornet (Back Row)
    :- Bass (Eb or Bb)
    :- Percussion

    We are a friendly First Section Band based in Ipswich, Suffolk with a full schedule of concert and contest commitments into 2008 when we hope to achieve promotion back to the Championship Section. This includes a Sir Malcolm Arnold memorial concert in Attleborough (the town in which he lived) on the weekend that would've seen his 86th birthday in the presence of many of his estate and family.

    Rehearsals are Mondays and Thursdays from 8-10pm in our own bandroom in Derby Road, Ipswich; just 5 minutes drive from the main A14 dual carriageways. With members already travelling from Cambridgeshire, North London, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk lifts can usually be arranged. Mileage (after first 50 miles return) or train fares covered (within reason).

    For further details please do not hesitate to PM me or contact me by e-mail (robinsnorman@btinternet.com) or phone ( 07775 717228 ).
     
  17. Robin Norman

    Robin Norman Member

    The Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band are happy to report that all the Cornet vacancies have been filled but we are still accepting applications from interested parties for the following vacancies due to college and work re-location :-

    :- Bass (Eb or Bb)
    :- Percussion (once weekly only for rehearsals on percussion-more near to contests)

    We are a friendly First Section Band based in Ipswich, Suffolk with a full schedule of concert and contest commitments into 2008 when we hope to achieve promotion back to the Championship Section. This includes a Sir Malcolm Arnold memorial concert in Attleborough (the town in which he lived) on the weekend that would've seen his 86th birthday in the presence of many of his estate and family.

    Rehearsals are Mondays and Thursdays from 8-10pm in our own bandroom in Derby Road, Ipswich; just 5 minutes drive from the main A14 dual carriageways. With members already travelling from Cambridgeshire, North London, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk lifts can usually be arranged. Mileage (after first 50 miles return) or train fares covered (within reason). Also, once weekly rehearsals will be considered for suitable candidates.

    For further details please do not hesitate to PM me or contact me by e-mail (robinsnorman@btinternet.com) or phone (07775 717228 )
     
  18. Robin Norman

    Robin Norman Member

    Registered as a First Section band the Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band are looking for a good result at the area in March to return to the Championship Section. We are a very friendly band and are looking to fill only five vacancies for a full line-up for the future, starting after our appearance at the Butlins contest in January. The seats we have available are :-

    :- Soprano
    :- Bb Cornet (Front and Back Row)
    :- Bass (Eb or Bb, we could accomodate)
    :- Percussion

    With a full schedule of concert and contest commitments throughout 2008 and into 2009 including a full-day workshop with Philip Harper the band are active and well-respected in the Suffolk area. Don't play one of these instruments ? Don't worry, you would still be welcome to come along for a blow to any of our rehearsals.

    Rehearsals are Mondays and Thursdays from 8-10pm in our own bandroom in Derby Road, Ipswich; just 5 minutes drive from the main A14 dual carriageways. With members already travelling from Cambridgeshire, North London, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk lifts can usually be arranged. Mileage (after first 50 miles return) or train fares covered (within reason).

    For further details please do not hesitate to PM me or contact me by e-mail (robinsnorman@btinternet.com) or phone ( 07775 717228 )
     
  19. Robin Norman

    Robin Norman Member

    Ipswich & Norwich Co-op - Vacancies

    Following on from our success at Butlins and in the Area Qualifier at the weekend The Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band have vacancies for the following players :-
    • Cornet
    • 2nd Trombone
    • Percussion
    The Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band are a very friendly band based in Ipswich, Suffolk. A First Section Band in 2008 we have qualified for the First Section National Finals in Harrogate and will be promoted to the Championship Section from January 2009. We are looking for these three players to join us through our Summer schedule, to the finals and beyond, strengthening our ranks.

    Rehearsals are Mondays and Thursdays in our own bandroom in Ipswich from 8-10pm, just 5 minutes from the A14/A12 interchange. With players already travelling from all areas of Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex and Cambs lifts can usually be arranged.

    Any interested parties please contact me either by PM, by e-mail (robinsnorman@btinternet.com) or by phone 07725 073935. All enquiries/applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.
     
  20. Robin Norman

    Robin Norman Member

    Players Required - Ipswich and Norwich Co-op *SEE LATEST POST FOR CURRENT VACANCIES*

    We are pleased to announce that all Cornet vacancies have been filled. However, to prepare for the First Section National Finals in September we are inviting applications for the following positions :-
    • 1st Horn
    • 2nd Trombone
    • Bass (Eb or Bb - we could accomodate)
    • Percussion (Thursday only rehearsals for Percussion with agreed extras before Concerts & Contests)
    We are a very friendly band based in Ipswich, Suffolk with our own bandroom just 5 minutes from the A12/A14 interchange. Rehearsals are Mondays and Thursdays from 8-10pm.

    With an active summer program of concerts along with a gala performance with a member of "All Angels" planned for October we are keen to fill these three vacancies with the correct players to continue our building process. Following on from our great results at the Butlins Open Mineworkers and the Area Qualifiers we will be at the First Section National finals in Harrogate in September and have achieved promotion back to the Championship section from January 2009.

    With members already travelling from North London, Essex, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire lifts may be able to arranged or Ipswich has a very good rail link. Travelling expenses are available to the correct applicants for anyone that travels over 100 miles return (50 miles each way).

    For more details feel free to PM myself or Ian Burton, Band Manager (IpswichTrom) or contact me via e-mail (robinsnorman@btinternet.com) or by phone (07775 717228 )

    All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.
     
  21. Robin Norman

    Robin Norman Member

    The Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band is a First Section Band who have qualified for the national finals in Harrogate this year and will be a Championship Section Band for 2009.

    Unfortunately, due to our player re-locating with work, we have the following vacancy :-

    Horn (1st or 2nd depending on player)

    This position will become vacant immediately following the National Finals in Harrogate. However, should a suitable applicant be successful who is able to attend rehearsals straight away(and registration can be completed in time) the existing player may be happy to stand aside for the finals.

    In addition to Harrogate the band have an exciting schedule for the rest of 2008 including a concert in Norwich Cathedral with Laura Wright, a member of the critically-acclaimed and award-winning 'All Angels' classical 'girl band' as well as contest performances. Rehearsals take place on Mondays and Thursdays from 8-10pm in our own band-room in Derby Road, Ipswich; less than 10 minutes drive from the A14/A12 Ipswich junction. With players already travelling from many areas of Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire, Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk lift-shares or lifts could normally be arranged.

    If you are interested please PM me or e-mail me robinsnorman@btinternet.com. Any enquiries or applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.
     
    Last edited: Aug 13, 2008
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