Players required for tour of USA and Canada, 3rd - 18th August 2007. Euphonium Baritone 2nd Trombone The Young Ambassadors Brass Band of Great Britain are travelling to the USA and Canada for 2 weeks in August and are desperatly needing the above positions filled to complete the band. Players must be of Championship section standard and between the ages of 20-35. We will play 14 concerts in the 2 weeks, and see the sights of Niagara Falls, Toronto, Lake George, and many more throughout northeast America and Canada. The cost of the 2 week trip is £575 and the concert schedule is as follows :- Fri 3rd August: Fly London to Boston Sat 4th: Danbury Summertime Festival, Ct Sun 5th: West Springfield Arts Festival, Springfield & also at Captain Leonard House, Agawam, Ma Mon 6th: New York Pavilion, Lake Luzerne, NY Tue 7th: Island Park, Williamsville, Buffalo, NY Wed 8th: M&T Plaza, Buffalo, NY Thu 9th: Bemus Point, Chattaugua Lake, NY Fri 10th: Aylmer High School (near Niagara) Ont Sat 11th: Reid Hall, Guelph, Ont Sun 12th: Weston Collegiate Auditorium, Toronto, Ont (joint concert with Weston Silver Band) Mon 13th: Central Park, Burlington, Ont Tue 14th: Finger Lake, Skaneateles, NY Wed 15th: Weedsport High School, Weedsport, NY Thu 16th: Shephard Park, Lake George, NY Fri 17th: Fly Boston to London (arriving 07:30 Sat 18th) Make no mistake - it's a tiring trip (as many here on tMP have done it before will testify). There's at least 1 concert a day, sometimes 2. The band party hard (and there's a wealth of bars that we revisit every time we're there and a big carryout on bus!) but are also expected to deliver the goods on stage. Accommodation in the main is with families at the various venues we visit, although there will be a few of hotel stops along the way. If you're interested please phone Frank Wolff on 01865 326271 as soon as possible. Visit www.yabb.co.uk for more info.