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    2nd tenor

    Books for the Self Taught

    Thread Starter: 2nd tenor

    Whilst using a good teacher will always be the best route that option isnít always available. Some of us will be basically self taught with maybe an occasional lesson from either a professional or a more experienced player. After a long gap I re-learnt to play as an adult and liked the steady paced...

    Last Post By: James Yelland Yesterday, 23:20 Go to last post
    TerryReed

    Breage & District Silver Band has a new website

    Thread Starter: TerryReed

    Breage & District Silver Band has a new website: www.breagesilverband.btck.co.uk and is also on Facebook at www.facebook.com/BreageSilverBand

    Last Post By: TerryReed Yesterday, 18:55 Go to last post
    Mike Rowley

    Flixton Band cornet and solo trombone vacancies

    Thread Starter: Mike Rowley

    Flixton Band , 1st section Band from Manchester have vacancies for solo trombone and front row cornet. The band is based a mile away from the Trafford Centre, J10 on M60 and rehearses on Mondays and Thursdays from 8pm till 10pm. For more details please contact Denis O'Gara at flixband@aol.com.

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    James Yelland

    Books for the Self Taught

    I always used to enjoy delving into "Progressive Studies for Trumpet" by John Miller, published by Faber Music. It consists of 30 very entertaining

    James Yelland Yesterday, 23:20 Go to last post
    Portishead Town Band

    Portishead Town Band Cornet player to lead section

    We are looking for a Cornet player to lead our section as we continue to develop as a 10 piece band. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small but

    Portishead Town Band Yesterday, 21:16 Go to last post
    TerryReed

    Breage & District Silver Band has a new website

    Hi! Many thanks KP51 for pointing out the large image sizes on our website - I have now reduced them all - so even on a slow line they should be OK.

    TerryReed Yesterday, 18:55 Go to last post
    pbirch

    Books for the Self Taught

    Barry Green wrote a book called "The Mastery of Music" as a follow up to the Inner game of music, whilst it is not a "how to do music"

    pbirch Yesterday, 18:27 Go to last post
    DS2014

    Books for the Self Taught

    Howard Snell's The Art of Practice is a great book, though not of the play-along type. It's more a book that one reads in order to learn more about how

    DS2014 Yesterday, 11:55 Go to last post