Im currently selling a couple of my mouthpieces on Ebay. Feel free to take a look and have a bid.
A Schilke 59
A Griego .25 Deco...
Just a quick message to say that Reg Vardy Flugel player Joanne Winspear gave birth to a baby boy on Tuesday 11th Of July at 1130am.
William Joseph was 7lbs and both Mother and Baby are doing well.
All at Reg Vardy would like to send our Love and Best Wishes to Joanne, Jason and Baby...
The Reg Vardy Band will be appearing at The Hawth in Crawley on Sunday the 20th Of February at 15:00
Tickets £8.50 Consessions available.
The concert will feature the bands array of talented soloists and a performance of the Area Test "Rienzi"
The Band look forward to seeing you there.
Great North Eastern conductor dies
The very sad Press Release reads:
It is with deep sadness that I report the death of Eric Cunningham on Saturday 24th April, Eric was the musical Director of the Craghead Colliery Band and latterly the Ever Ready Band from 1950 - 1989. He was undoubtedly...
One of the North of England's best known brass bands have hit a high note in their 94-year-history with the announcement that Reg Vardy plc is to support them with a five-year sponsorship deal.
The Reg Vardy (Ever Ready) Band is the new name for the 28-musician band, which was formed in 1910...
Well Sort of.
I will be working in Merthyr Tydfil next week and was wondering if there are any bands out there who wouldnt mind having a Bass Trom player come along for a blow who is in need of escaping his hotel room. :lol: :lol:
Could Even be pursuaded to bring a white shirt and black...
My 1st Bass Trom up For Sale. No Longer played.
Its about 8 years old so its pre hagman valves.
Vincent Bach Mouthpiece.
Both D and Db tuning slides.
£400 ono. Serious Offers considered.
Contact me via PM or email at...
My mouthpiece recieved some damage over the RAH weekend and this has worried me a bit as its the 1st one i have found that is really comfortable.
I was wondering if anyone knew a good repair guy or lady in the north ( inc yorkshire ) who could get it back to its best.
Plus i also have a...
Just had my trom repaired by a chap in Middlesbrough. Dropped on him by chance.
What a craftsman. i had managed to shear off my waterkey from the bottom of my slide. ( Dont ask how. Think it is a Gig Bag related accident )
Anyway found this guy in the yellow pages and desperately needed...
With the areas in full swing I thought I would see what peoples thoughts were on reahersing every night in the week before your contest.
Do people think that a night off is beneficial or should you be going hammer and tong at it for the full week. Or do you just stick to your normal...
Can any one help. Im looking for a solo for a friend of mine. its the trombone and piano version of CARMEN FANTASY in 5 movements arranged by Elkjer. COMPOSED BY BIZET.
appologies for the spelling i have had far too many beers tonight.
plus pie and pee from the van in...
Nice to see the BFBB has had the common sence to help the bands out who are struggling for players after loosing members who serve in the armed forces and will miss the areas due to being mobilized to the Iraq problem. By ammending the rules a little...
I was having problems with one of the plugs on my trombone. It had become sluggish and very gritty in a very short period of time
And came across these useful instructions on the Edwards Site.
Thought I would Share them with you.
Does anyone know of or have a copy of the Bass Trombone solo "Moon Dance".
its the Van Morrison track.
i heard it played by a band in concert a few years ago but they wouldnt pass a copy my way.
Sadly I do not know the arranger. Bit vague really but if any one could help me...
If anyone ever needs a G Trom player for weddings or barmizphas drop me a line.
Intrument: Bass Trom
Conductor/Compere: Only in The Bar
Location/Region: North East England
Name: Gareth Sykes
Instrument(s) played: Bass Trom Only...