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  1. Players needed at Muswell Hill Brass, London N10

    Muswell Hill Brass is currently recruiting to a number of desks, including:

    - Front Row Cornet
    - Solo & First Tenor Horns
    - 2nd Baritone
    - Trombones inc Bass
    - Percussion

    We contest 4th...
  2. Muswell Hill Brass is pleased to confirm that our...

    Muswell Hill Brass is pleased to confirm that our flugelhorn position has now been filled :-)

    Thanks, everyone.

    M
  3. Flugelhorn player required for Muswell Hill Brass, London N10

    Muswell Hill Brass Band is looking to recruit a flugelhorn player in prep for a number of concerts and events over the summer and autumn months.

    We are a developing band, formed in 2011 and...
  4. Invitation to London Metropolitan Brass Quintet Workshop: Sat 7 June 2014, London N14

    London Metropolitan Brass Quintet are running a brass consort workshop for North London Brass Members, Staff and Friends on Saturday 7 June 2014, 10.30am to 1.30pm at Oakwood Baptist Church,...
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    North London Brass does have a Contest Band, but...

    North London Brass does have a Contest Band, but it is a band of bands selected from the 100+ players in our Network and rehearsing separately, and so if contesting doesn't appeal to you, you don't...
  6. North London Brass: desks vacant, several locations

    North London Brass Band Network has a number of vacancies for regular members and also a few opportunities for experienced coaches/mentors in several of our locations, as follows:

    - NLB City of...
  7. City of London Brass Band: new from January 2014

    North London Brass is launching a new band project in the City of London, rehearsing on Wednesday evenings at St Giles Cripplegate, the Church in the Barbican EC2, from 15 January 2014 at 7pm.

    Our...
  8. Thank you very much, Andrew. I'll check that out...

    Thank you very much, Andrew. I'll check that out now. M
  9. TV Theme from 'That's Life' (1970s)

    Can anyone help us, please? We're after the brass band arrangement of the 1970s 'That's Life' TV Theme Tune rather urgently.

    (It's published by Just Music and here's a link to the relevant page on...
  10. NLB Muswell Hill Brass Band: Front Row Cornet vacancies

    NLB Muswell Hill Brass Band is looking for a couple of new Front Row Cornet players.

    We are based in London N10 and we rehearse on Monday and Wednesday evenings close to Muswell Hill centre. Our...
  11. Muswell Hill & Finchley Band seeks front row cornets, horns & trombones

    Our Muswell Hill & Finchley Brass Band, rehearsing Wednesdays in London N10 and Mondays in London N3 is keen to recruit some front row cornets, tenor horns and trombones (both bass and a tenor).
    ...
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    North London Brass and our friends, Grays Town...

    North London Brass and our friends, Grays Town Band, combining this evening to play ITV's 'Text Santa' live Christmas Eve show with Ant & Dec, Holly Willoughby and backing Beverley Knight with her...
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    Hello Ben North London Brass is an innovative...

    Hello Ben

    North London Brass is an innovative and expanding network of bands based in the northern suburbs. We currently run local bands in four locations:

    - NLB Edmonton (N9) on Monday...
  14. Thanks for your encouragement, Wherryman, and you...

    Thanks for your encouragement, Wherryman, and you do make a fair point, only I think you misunderstand my motivation both for the work I do and for having posed the original question. It's not a...
  15. I don't quite get your drift, but if you mean do...

    I don't quite get your drift, but if you mean do I get paid for running North London Brass, then the answer is yes, in theory, or at least I might do if we ever make a profit. I am a professional...
  16. Wherryman, thanks, but I'm not sure how easy it...

    Wherryman, thanks, but I'm not sure how easy it is to define 'ordinary' brass band management, though I accept that we are quite unusual.

    It seems that there are many variations to the model...
  17. Generally, no-one with official responsibility at...

    Generally, no-one with official responsibility at our band pays subs. Indeed, if they are professional musicians involved in conducting, teaching and mentoring, it is usual for us to pay them. If...
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    One of my band colleagues had a similar problem...

    One of my band colleagues had a similar problem with his cornet - after much debate and testing, we discovered a tiny hole had opened up in part of the tubing, at a joint, which we only spotted as we...
  19. To answer that, Dave, we only run for 40...

    To answer that, Dave, we only run for 40 subs-paying weeks a year and about half of our members are junior players (who attend free) or are people who play just orchestral rather than brass band,...
  20. That's interesting, thanks. Travel costs...

    That's interesting, thanks. Travel costs certainly are a significant factor for some bands.

    Firstly, we (North London Brass) only play and rehearse within a relatively small geographical in North...
  21. Great discussion, so far. Thanks, everyone. Some...

    Great discussion, so far. Thanks, everyone. Some useful insights being gained.

    With regard to the instruments, at our band we do currently charge a nominal hire fee as this is the only way we can...
  22. Band member subs are unrealistically low, perhaps stifling development. Discuss.

    I'd like to offer and open up for discussion an opinion that brass band members' subscriptions in the UK are, in general, unrealistically low and out of line with membership fees expected for...
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    PS - North Londoner: There's a London Gay...

    PS - North Londoner: There's a London Gay Orchestra?[/QUOTE]

    Yep. Here's a link to their website: http://www.lgso.org.uk/

    It looks really interesting, but I can't join as I'm not gay enough ......
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    Such rancour! Now I hardly dare mention our next...

    Such rancour! Now I hardly dare mention our next project for 2012, which was going to be male voice choir... erm
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    Thanks for your encouragement, nook1938. The...

    Thanks for your encouragement, nook1938.

    The process of advertising started yesterday when I started this thread on tMP, posted it on Twitter and Facebook and sent an email to everyone in our...
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