Congratulations to the Tradegar band Wow amazing result and one that will inspire us all at Kirkie to bounce back.
As for you tenortuba my ribs are soar laughing at your bitterness OMG whats your issues... Hahaha brilliant 'dog dooo' classic! Dont be shy tell us whats wrong its good to talk...
If we are now talking about crazy sop players Steve Stewart of Kirkie is well up there! Top player as well but king of the Crazy horse gang! :lol: Former player who i considered to be an absolute star was a chick called Pauline Murphy well known in Scotland but unfortunatley now she is a...
"lack of dynamic contrast and the steadier tempo"
Im not sure if you are aware Kenny :? but the Corsair is an original Orchestral work. So why would anyone base there interpretation on the way a Brass band has previously played it! (B&R or not!)
Dont know who the judges will get into this one! (Then ive given up with thinking about how judges think!) It will be like three different contests. All pieces are very different so will the judges pick the best band playing the piece they think is hardest or the piece they like the best???? I...
Gareth mate you do really need to change your name there can only be one Gman and "unfortunatley" he plays at kirkie!!
Lucy we havent been to the west of Scotland in a few years! Its not that the band doesnt want to go because it is a contest that the band have supported for years but we have...
Does anyone know what time the contest is due to start in September? If i remember rightly last year it started after lunch time! Is it to be the same this year? Flights to sort out for Saturday evening!!! :?
[ i won't support Rangers in Europe - But hey, don't get a chance to anyway :wink:
Always thought that you were an ugly boy but now i know why! :lol: If i ever get my Hub caps stolen at a band contest i will know that you were there!!! :wink:
Overture Tommy (from the Who)
Gee officer Krupke
Me and my Shadow
One Day I'll Fly away Sop solo ( Steven Stuart)
Finale Independence Day
Had a good day just wish they would give us a crit for the entertainment side of the gig? or even give us criteria which...
Having competed at this years brass in concert and as a band having put so much effort and rehearsal into what we the band thought was entertaining to be placed second last without a crit or any explanation is very frustrating! What does a band have to do to be classed as entertaining? We had...
Congrats Alex! Our whole band thought you were tops when you played solo cornet with us at Troon this year so the result doesn't suprise!! Nor did the result at Troon!! ( just for you Kenny boy!!)
Les you silver haired fox AKA Larry the lamb! Get it up ye!