Looking for 2nd band

Discussion in 'Recruitment Corner' started by MartinBen, Apr 1, 2006.

  1. MartinBen

    MartinBen Member

    I live in Northampton and play for a band near Rugby but I'm looking for a 2nd band - I play Euph, Baritone or, at a push, a tenor horn.

    There seems to be very few bands in my area looking for players - 3rd or 4th Section :(

    I found Wolverton Band - anyone heard/played for them?
  2. Matthew

    Matthew Active Member

  3. MartinBen

    MartinBen Member

    Funny you should mention them as I played for them until 6 months ago when we ended up with 4 Euphs so decided to leave and play for a band who actually wanted players to fill empty seats.
  4. Matthew

    Matthew Active Member

    It's a small world sometimes! :)

    Have you tried 4BR Classifieds?

    - http://www.4barsrest.com/classifieds/default.asp

    BRIAN KEECH Member

  6. MartinBen

    MartinBen Member

    Well the 1st band I currently play for is Dunchurch !
    They are looking for a 2nd Bari though.

    They practice Tues & Thursdays but still would like a blow on another night.

    Wolverton are not too far - anyone know them?

    Hmm Bradwell look interesting but they don't appear to be looking for players - their website says 3rd Section but are they going to get relegated as they came last at this years areas?
    Last edited: Apr 2, 2006
  7. sniperjp

    sniperjp Member

    The Parr Band (St Helens) needs a second euph player and a solo horn player, fancy a go at either of those
  8. band_taxi

    band_taxi New Member

    wow i used to play for Rushden Town band too and its a nice friendly band
  9. Steve

    Steve Active Member

    What about Rushden Windmill? Corby also have a band I believe (Corby Silver) and Daventry and District are a lower section band but not sure how far that is.
  10. euphonasia

    euphonasia New Member

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  11. on_castors

    on_castors Member

  12. Chunky

    Chunky Active Member

  13. on_castors

    on_castors Member

  14. Chunky

    Chunky Active Member

    If you know neither of the people, how do you know why these people would not be compatible?

    Just a question, not a conspiracy theory.
  15. on_castors

    on_castors Member

    I understand now.

    As you did not understand my last post, then you must not have understood my earlier post, leading you to making a wrong assumption.

    I can only suggest reading it all again, to see if it "gels," however, as I have implied earlier, it really isn't worth spending the time doing that, it just isn't that important, if it isn't affecting you, then don't lose any sleep over it, I am not.

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