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    Sold/Expired Free to a good home . 15 Salvation Army Scores without parts .

    Hello again . Having posted this on another very well known social networking site , the scores were ' snapped up ' within 2 minutes , so please do not inbox me as they are now taken . Thanks , Mark .
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    Sold/Expired Free to a good home . 15 Salvation Army Scores without parts .

    Would anyone like to have 15 Salvation Army scores ( but no parts ) dating from 1914 to the early 1970's ? Rescued from a paper recyclers , each score has between 4 and 6 pieces by the likes of Ray Steadman- Allen , Kenneth Downie , Edward Gregson , Michael Kenyon , Robert Redhead and of course...
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    Meltham require 1st Horn for Senior Trophy 11th May

    Thankfully the seat is now filled .... ( phew ! ) ..
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    Meltham require 1st Horn for Senior Trophy 11th May

    Hello everyone . Due to a last minute work problem , Meltham and Meltham Mills Band ( Huddersfield ) require a 1st Horn for The Senior Trophy , Saturday May 11th . The piece is ' Journey Into Freedom' and we can borrow on a day transfer from anyone not already in the contest , or The British...
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    Flugel Player required - West Yorkshire Championship Section Band

    This seat is now filled as well . Welcome to 'H' !
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    E Flat Bass Player needed - Championship Section Yorkshire Area Contest 2013

    The seat is now filled . Welcome to Justin !
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    Titanic concert

    Apart from the version in the red hymn books of ' Nearer My God ' , my namesake Nigel Wears has done an arrangement of it as well . Sorry , I cant remember who published it but if its any interest to you I can contact him and ask .
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    Kippax Entertainment Contest. Band Wanted!

    Just out of interest what were the programmes played ? I guess Tom Wellings played ' Minnie the Moocher ' ?
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    Who was the youngest principal cornet player?

    How could I forget JJ Lees who joined Championship section Pennine Brass at 15 on top man .
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    Who was the youngest principal cornet player?

    I heard Allan Withington was only 14 when he was Principal Cornet at Wingates .
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    Paddy's Holme Valley Festival

    I heard some sad news that Honley's Bass Drum player Carlton Mellor collapsed and died at the end of the contest . (As reported in the Huddersfield Examiner ) . My thaughts are with the band and his family .
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    Mr Alaric Knight R.I.P.

    Its ironic I was was just thinking about him a couple of weeks ago as I had a mouthpiece I would have liked re-plating . He did a fantastic job on a couple of mine a few years ago , and as said earlier he really was a true gent . A very sad loss indeed .
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    Kiveton Park Brass Festival Sunday 18/07/2010

    A few dark clouds in the sky and a bit of a breeze but the rain stayed away thankfully . Crofton's programme was :- Cortege from M'Lada The Cossack Crimond Minnie the Moocher ( bass trombone soloist Tom Wellings ) Conquest of Paradise ( from the film 1492 ) . Well run contest and plenty...
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    Whit Friday Results

    I believe Marsden won at Delph ( to be confirmed ) . On a much more serious note , I am reading on a well known social networking site (from a few different sources) , that there was some incidents in Saddleworth of a major kind . I hope they are not as bad as they have been described .
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    Sold/Expired Pennine Brass concert jackets for sale

    Just a quick message to say that within a few minutes the jackets were 'snapped up' . Thanks to all that responded .
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