by the way, somebody above said that hanging around and bot being given a chance to warm-up drove him potty. It used to have the same effect upon me.
In Australia, thecontests are pre-drawn. No hanging about. And there is always a warm-up room that the band goes into whilst the...
I've had a funny experience.
When I was a kid i played for a struggling yorkshire top section band. I never had a nerve in my body.
I took many years off, and started competing again with an Australian C Grade band (which I now conduct). My nerves have been terrible. My heart rate...
Its 13 years since i fell out with Yorkshire Brass Bands, so it is rather strange that I have somehow ended up conducting a C Grade band in Australia, probably only temporarily. I don't really know what I'm doing so I wondered if I could have some advice on a couple of matters.