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    Cornet/Soprano, Manchester, Champ

    Name and contact details: Paul Shafi, paul.shafi@student.rncm.ac.uk Instrument(s) played: Cornet/Sop Section of Band you are comfortable to deputise for: Championship section How much notice do you require: As much as possible Name of your present Band: TBC What section is your present Band...
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    Young Persons Car Insurance

    Hey all, This is a little premature, but after sorting out insurance for instruments ect for uni, I've had a flick around for car insurance to ease my own curiosity. (I have a full licence btw!) While i'm at uni the parents are considering putting me on their insurance (Hopefully they will...
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    Mac, Flash and tMP

    Has anyone else had a problem with Flash crashing when tMP loads up, literally the last couple of weeks i've gone on tMP, Flash has crashed (try saying that 10 times when drunk...)! Has anyone had this problem, or can the tMP mods enlighten me why this keeps happening? I know how Apple dislikes...
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    Unit costs of Cornets?

    Hey all, Does anyone know what the costs of producing a: York Emminence, Besson Prestige and Besson Sovereign are, or what the Parent companies do (or had done in Yorks case) to keep costs low while keeping quality high? I ask purely for my own selfish benefit, and personal intrigue...
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    Butlins 2011

    Hey all, I've heard rumours of the test pieces being released on a CD (like for regionals) for the last couple of but I've never actually seen or know anyone who has bought them? Is there CD's out and if so, who sells them? Cheers, Paul
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    4br asking for password?

    When I try to see the main site it's asking for my username and password? Anyone else having a problem?
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    Eric Crees - Symphonic Suite from West Side Story

    Hey all, Can anyone advise me if there are any recordings of this? I have a feeling that Grimethorpe has recorded it but can't find it anywhere?! Cheers in advance, Paul
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    These email's make me laugh so much!

    Sat, 24 April, 2010 18:09:55augustine.daran@live.frFrom: Augustine Daran <augustine.daran@live.fr>Add to ContactsTo: augustine.daran@live.fr FROM THE DESK OF AUGUSTINE DARANTHE AUDITING AND ACCOUNTING SECTIONMANAGER IN BANK OF AFRICA, (B.O.A.)OUAGADOUGOU BURKINA FASO. Dear Friend I...
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    Soprano Cornet Practice mute?

    Hey all, I've been looking for a practice mute for my new sop, but all I can come up with is a D trumpet mute, and all the sites say that the D bell is the same as the Eb bell?! Can anyone clarify?
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    Butlin's, help out a teen in need!

    Hey tMP, I have not managed to find a bed for butlins, after the original person I was staying with has under-booked, leaving no room for me :(. I'm applying to tMP's usual graciousness to extend a charitable hand to me, and offer me a bed, preferably for the whole weekend (fri, sat, sun)...
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    Cornet/Sop, Peterborough, Champ

    Name and contact details: Paul Shafi, shafi_paul@yahoo.co.uk Instrument(s) played: Cornet/Sop Section of Band you are comfortable to deputise for: Championship section How much notice do you require: As much as possible Name of your present Band: Raunds Temperance Band What section is your...
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    New Conservatoire Students

    Hey all, I've been accepted to the royal northern college of music for next year, any others on tMP been accepted there, or anywhere else?? :D If so then share!! :clap::clap::clap::clap:
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    Black dyke win nationals.....again!

    I haven't seen this put on tMP yet, so I though i would!! ;) Results from 4br: 1. Black Dyke, Dr. Nicholas Childs, 5 2. Fodens, Garry Cutt, 9 3. Cory, Dr. Robert Childs, 6 4. Rothwell Temperance, David Roberts, 19 5. Reg Vardy, Stephen Roberts, 3 6. Carlton Main Frickley Colliery...
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    How to - facebook

    How do you make a new group on facebook, I'm thinking of tMP group!! :clap::D
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    Sequels that have gone too far!!!

    After watching the advert for saw VI, I have come to the conclusion that the producers of seriously milking the sequels!! :mad: It was bad enough to take 4 sequels but a fifth is TOO FAR and reaffirms that films are now made to make money rather to give enjoyment!! :mad: What other films can...
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    Why do soprano players never own their own instruments?

    I am getting a new soprano soon, but this does beg the question why do soprano player never have their own instruments, including some of the best soprano players around?? Are we the only members who don't bother to buy are own instruments? Surely it would be more benifictial to have an...
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    Sop players???

    Hey all, I've been playing sop again and am helping a band out in the 1st section finals on Sunday, but am unsure about tuning. My middle D's Eb's and E's are incredibly flat but over the rest of my range tuning is pretty much perfect, any ideas from anyone about correction or why this is...
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    Is David King the messiah of banding?

    So, after the reports of David King joining Brighouse and the previous high of YBS's unbeaten European victories, is David King really all he is cracked up to be... Discuss!? (20marks ;))
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    Cornet player looking for first class band

    Hi all, I'm searching for a first class band to play with from september. (Preferable front row/Sop but not essential) Will be regretably leaving the Ipswich and Norwich Co-op Band (LSC Championship section, assistant principal) due to travel issues. Have a fair amount of experience in the...
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    New game on tMP... Finally!!

    Okay fellas, if you think that the games on tMP are a bit outdated and boring now try a new one!! The rules are simple: have a conversation using only song names from any song you want! Shall I start?? Hi hi hi! (by wings)
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