Mr Alaric Knight R.I.P.

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  1. KASEY

    KASEY New Member

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    Sad news to report this week with the death of Mr Alaric Knight.

    Alaric, from Near Penistone, was very well known to many bandsman and pro brass players as a true craftsman who took immense pride with his mouthpiece replating service.

    It was always a pleasure to visit his house to drop in a mouthpice for plating and share a cup of tea with Him and his wife Betty.

    A more genuine Gentleman you could not meet, he will be sadly missed

    R.I.P Alaric
     
  2. MickM

    MickM Member

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    Very sad news indeed.

    Alaric took great pride in his work, all my mouthpieces over many years were refurbished to perfection.

    Great man, Great couple and a pretty good cup of tea.

    Will be dearly missed.

    RIP
     
  3. John_D

    John_D Member

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    I've had a few mouthpieces refurbished by him as well. Always a pleasure to deal with him.

    A sad loss, and someone who will be greatly missed by so many.
     
  4. Pondasher

    Pondasher Member

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    Very sad news indeed. Alaric was a true gentleman as well as being THE mouthpiece plating expert.

    He will be sadly missed by all of his friends in the brass band movement.
     
  5. markyboy

    markyboy Member

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    Its ironic I was was just thinking about him a couple of weeks ago as I had a mouthpiece I would have liked re-plating .

    He did a fantastic job on a couple of mine a few years ago , and as said earlier he really was a true gent .

    A very sad loss indeed .
     
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