Recent content by JEZ@LADSB

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    The Calendar Band

    I have mentioned the idea of a calender to some of our band (Lanner and District) they think it would be excellent. Watch this space! :lol:
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    Dundee Predictions ?

    No you Scottish twit!
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    Dundee Predictions ?

    I'm not taking the predictions seriously I was only trying to stir things up a bit. :lol: :lol: As you say it is all down to the performance on the day. Good luck to all bands that are taking part. See you all there.
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    Contracts for Concerts

    We had two concerts cancelled this year due to inadequate prep by the organisers as they did not have an entertainments licence. I wrote to them politely asking for reimbursement but to no avail. I have discussed with our MD the idea of contracts but they have to work both ways. Contracts and...
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    Dundee Predictions ?

    Barry we've told you before the mooning comes after we have played! Any way those that are predicting the second section results in my humble opinion are talking out of their bottoms! Thanks Roy for the recognition. We did win the Southwest regionals for those that have forgotten.
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    WHO'S LOOKING FORWARD TO THE FINALS IN DUNDEE?

    Sunset Rhapsody Sunset Rhapsody is the second section test piece for the finals.
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    WHO'S LOOKING FORWARD TO THE FINALS IN DUNDEE?

    I can't wait for the finals, it's going to be excellent. We've work our butts off to get there winning the Southwest regionals in April. I haven't listened to the piece we have to play, 'Sunset Rhapsody', but some say there is nothing to it. There may be hidden depths to it who knows? Somethings...
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    LANNER BAND GALA CONCERT SUCCESS

    CAN I THANK CARHARRACK AND ST DAY SILVER BAND, PENDENNIS BRASS AND PHILLIP HUNT FOR JOINING US THE LANNER AND DISTRICT SILVER BAND FOR OUR ANNUAL GALA CONCERT. IT WAS AN EXCELLENT EVENING OF LOCAL BANDING TALENT. THE CONCERT ENDED OUR GALA WEEK WHICH WAS RAISING FUNDS TOWARDS THE DAY TO DAY...
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    Everyones favourite..... the contesting question!

    Contesting is an excellent day out. Contesting is a great social occaision. Not only with your own band but getting to know other bands persons as well. The contest it self with the set test piece enables the band to work at something that you are not going to play one hundred and one times...
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    SHIFT WORK, BANDING AND HAVING A LIFE

    I am a registered nurse working days, nights and weekends. Band mondays and wednesdays and weekend engagements. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to meet new people and have a life. Quiting work or band isn't an option as no other job in the area pays the same. Banding has been in my life...
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    Bugle Contest

    Bugle was an excellent day. Well done to everyone who played. Can I say a big thanks to Icklesop for joining us (Lanner and District Silver Band) on the march back. It was great to meet you. If you are ever down this way again don't hesitate to get in touch and join us again. I hope you had a...
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    21st June - do you know that that date is??????

    21st June West of England Bandsmens Festival @Bugle A day not to be missed come rain or shine for the cornish banding movement. Hopefully the sun will shine as it is out doors. Last year it p***ed down all day. Our test piece Resurgam (I shall rise again) an excellent moving composition by Eric...
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    Smoking!!!

    Smoking and health As a registered nurse I have seen what smoking can do not only to the lungs but to other organs of the body. It contributes to bowel and bladder cancers, blocked arteries and veinsand heart disease to name but a few. I like to have clear lungs in order to enjoy the best hobby...
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    GALA CONCERT SUNDAY 13TH JULY 2003

    GALA CONCERT BY THE LANNER AND DISTRICT SILVER BAND, PENDENNIS BRASS AND CARHARRACK AND ST DAY SILVER BAND @ THE COPPICE INN. LANNER, REDRUTH CORNWALL. COMPERE FOR THE EVENING MR PHILIP HUNT PRESENTER OF BBC RADIO CORNWALLS 'SOUNDS OF BRASS'. CONCERT COMMENCES 7.30PM.
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