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  1. Thread: french horns

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    Don't worry about me; I take him (?) just as...

    Don't worry about me; I take him (?) just as seriously as I would any other self-obsessed adolescent ...
  2. Thread: french horns

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    :hammer [ ... Lost interest ...]

    :hammer

    [ ... Lost interest ...]
  3. Thread: french horns

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    Not based on your observable activity on this...

    Not based on your observable activity on this forum you haven't ...
  4. Thread: french horns

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    Honestly? It's taken you six hours to come up...

    Honestly? It's taken you six hours to come up with such a feeble riposte ... ? I suspect you may have missed the point.
  5. Thread: french horns

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    I gave you an answer; I'm sorry it wasn't stupid...

    I gave you an answer; I'm sorry it wasn't stupid enough for you.
  6. Thread: french horns

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    Simple answer: because French horns are too...

    Simple answer: because French horns are too difficult to play to the level of sterile technical accuracy with which brass banders are apparently obsessed. That's not to say it isn't possible to play...
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    1) Probably not. 2) Most cheap piccolo trumpets...

    1) Probably not.
    2) Most cheap piccolo trumpets are a complete waste of money.
    3) No; I would stick with the sop and make the best of it.
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    I always thought the spring was there so you...

    I always thought the spring was there so you don't knock your teeth out when coming into first position during a fast bit ...
  9. Thread: Referendum

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    Odds on SwissTony being RO in disguise ... ?...

    Odds on SwissTony being RO in disguise ... ? Shame that tMP member of bygone days who used to do all the pre-contest betting stuff but whose name I can't remember isn't still around ...
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    Must be a tie between the old Solent Concert...

    Must be a tie between the old Solent Concert uniform and the old Hanwell in the Roneo Vickers days ...

    [Yes, of course I realise Bbmad isn't actually posing a serious question ... ]
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    Castrol GTX, perhaps?

    Castrol GTX, perhaps?
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    [QUOTE=2nd tenor;853383] And in some...

    And in some instances, flats become naturals.
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    Not sure about these days, but in the old...

    Not sure about these days, but in the old Folkestone days the announcement used to go something like: (forgive my poor memory if this isn't exactly right) " ... awarded to the conductor, not...
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    I think it's a bit of a stretch to describe...

    I think it's a bit of a stretch to describe "Torchbearer" as SA music. It might be more accurately subtitled "Variations on an Original Theme by Eric Ball". The thematic material upon which Peter...
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    Whoops, sorry: didn't notice the post was nearly...

    Whoops, sorry: didn't notice the post was nearly a month old ... :oops:
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    PM Sent

    PM Sent
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    I understand what you're saying, however I don't...

    I understand what you're saying, however I don't even think having new music guards against that with some adjudicators. I've seen too many written comments where the sub-text clearly reads "I...
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    For what it's worth, William Rimmer died in 1936,...

    For what it's worth, William Rimmer died in 1936, so technically his music became Public Domain (ie. out of copyright) in 2006. However a complication arises because it's possible the edition is...
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    I agree with 2nd tenor; back in the days of...

    I agree with 2nd tenor; back in the days of hand-engraved master plates and minimum print runs there was some justification for not making spare parts available, but in the current era of digital...
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    I wonder how many people have actually read...

    I wonder how many people have actually read (carefully) the copyright notice that appears in one form or another on virtually every piece of published music? Here's the actual wording from the front...
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    Well, no. And this is whole problem with...

    Well, no. And this is whole problem with understanding the concept of copyright, because it leads onto all kinds of complex and difficult philosophical considerations of intellectual property, and so...
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    What makes you think I would be so foolish as to...

    What makes you think I would be so foolish as to incriminate myself on a public forum, which is often frequented by people who publish music themselves, and are also members of the MPA ... ? ;)
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    Of course, just to play devil's advocate for a...

    Of course, just to play devil's advocate for a moment, perhaps we're starting from the wrong place here; maybe if bands and individuals took more care to ensure that parts didn't go missing in the...
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    Not sure I'd agree with that; some of Ray...

    Not sure I'd agree with that; some of Ray Steadman-Allen's stuff is considerably more difficult that "Isaiah 40", at least in terms of musical difficulty, and being difficult to "put together", if...
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    Strange comment; much of Eric Ball's non-SA...

    Strange comment; much of Eric Ball's non-SA "contest" music is firmly rooted in religious conviction; the only thing that differentiates it from his published SA music is the fact that it doesn't...
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