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  1. imthemaddude

    Help with flugel mouthpiece comparisons.

    Can anyone tell me the comparisons between the JP604 flugel mouthpiece and the various yamaha models please? I want to choose one that has a smaller rim than the JP604 but still has a deep cup. I've always prefered Yamaha mouthpieces over Denis Wick but i've not got the chance to try any - what...
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    Sold/Expired FOR SALE: Yamaha maestro and Besson Sovereign cornet

    Both cornets are in excellent condition and reluctant to sell. They both come in the original cases and are from the 90's. PM me for price and more details.
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    Sold/Expired Violin for sale

    A friend of mine is desperately trying to sell a well looked after, almost new Full size Stentor I Violin. It comes in a lovely Blue case and all the accessories; Bow, Chin rest, Rosin and expensive, high quality viola strings. There is also a new pack of violin strings. It would be great for...
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    Internet car buying.

    Has anyone bought a new car from the new car section on Autotrader or Nationwide cars? Would you recomend this? I'm in the process of getting a new car but the local garage only does a 57 reg with 16,000 miles for the same price as a brand new 58 reg in the colour I want online. Are their...
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    Are there any teachers on here that have a good quality, working version of the TV show 'Countdown' for use with an interactive whiteboard? I've got the sound clip but not the actual PPT?
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    Sold/Expired Really old Schilke sop wanted

    Does anyone have an old silver plated Schilke sop for sale. The type that came in a blue case?
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    Brass Band World contact

    I'm trying to get in touch with Brass band world urgently but they don't seem to be replying to my emails. Is anyone else having problems or could help me get in touch.
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    What was the 1st piece you conducted?

    Following on from the thread what was your first solo, what was the 1st piece you conducted? For me it was Sky Boat Song I think about ten years ago with the junior band.
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    Where can I get a recording of these pieces?

    Does anyone know where I can get a recording of the following pieces please? Elgar Howarths Capriccio for solo cornet. Philip Sparkes Concerto for Cornet Bram Wiggins Cornucopia
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    Is it just me or is the Amazon website not working?
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    Sold/Expired Where Eagles Sing

    PLC's great piece Where Eagles Sing is on 'Friday night is music night' tonight. I'm looking forward to it.. :tup :tup :tup
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    scart lead to HDMI

    I am wondering if it is possible to buy a traditional scart lead to HDMI socket?
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    Which band played outside the x-factor auditions?

    Does anyone know which band played outside an audition venue for the x-factor? Not the marching band but the one on the steps that was caught on camera for 2 seconds. It looked like Black Dyke's uniform.
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    GCSE results 2007

    I couldn't find a thread already started so as I have just got back from finding out my GCSE and English SATs results for my classes, I hope everyone else has got what they wanted too.
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    Wii Orchestra

    Anyone else heard about this game. How EXCITING is it going to be!! You get to conduct an orchestra and with speed control and also control individual players. Apparently it isn't out until 2008 in Europe. I don't own a Wii but I can't wait for it to come out and I go round a mates!
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    Ripon Entertainments contest

    Any results yet? I miss that contest and the fish and chips :(
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    Why are lampshades for the ceiling white on the inside - the only bit you really see from down below. I don't understand why they don't pattern all of it. Any ideas?
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    World rankings

    Can someone please explain to me how you get on them. Looking down the list, I can see bands that haven't competed in two years or more and also bands that my own band have beaten several times at 'big' contests including the National Finals, yet we don't seem even close to them. My band does...
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    Came across this quote in The Independent today

    "A fish supper without beef dripping is like a brass band without trombones." Was searching for something else on the net when I was directed to this quote.
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    Playstation 2

    Ok so I've long awaited the arrival of the PS3 in desperate hope that the PS2's will become cheap enough to buy. I've been desperate for a silver one for ages and even got some games ready and you think they will become a bit cheaper soon?