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    Urgent Eb Deputy Needed Sat 14 November 2-4pm Bradford

    Hi Urgent request as our dep player has let us down at last minute. Could any of my Eb bass friends or enemies help out Bradford Met Band for a concert tomorrow Saturday 15th November in Bradford 2.15 till 4. Expenses will be paid and we are on as soon as Yorkshire imps finish. Lift can be...
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    **URGENT** 3rd Section Sop Wanted Northern Open St Helens Sun 17th Nov

    Hi Any sop players willing to help Wetherby Band at St Helens contest? You must be 3rd or 4th section and have a letter of permission from your band agreeing to a day transfer and your registration card. The test piece is quite old and there are a couple of nice small solos. We have a...
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    Kit Player Needed - Ripon Races - 20th May

    Hi Wetherby Band require a kit player for Ripon races 20th May. Timing to be confirmed. PM or call me on 07793 763975
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    Urgent Basses Needed. Wetherby West Yorkshire Sat 29th Oct

    Playing joing proms concert tomorrow night. Need Eb and/ or Bb Bass 7.30 start. Ring 07793763975 if you can help. Cheers
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    Urgent- Trombones Needed Wetherby Saturday 28th 1-4

    Wetherby Band are in desperate need of two trombone players for a wedding job at Sickling Hall near Wetherby on Saturday 28th May between 1 and 4pm. Church service 1-2 and then concert 3-4. If you can help us please contact me Alan Seymour on 07793763975. We have a practice tonight if you...
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    Wetherby Band - Second Section - West Yorkshire

    Hi We need the following players to make a full team. Eb Bass, Euphonium and Bass Trombone. We play a varied programme, have a relaxed and friendly attitude with some excellent concerts lined up. We also hope to enter another two contests this year with details yet to be finalised. We...
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    Swing Low

    I am looking for an arrangement of Swing Low for solo trombone which I heard on a Fairy Band recording. I have looked in Banks and on the Internet without success. I have no idea who the arranger or composer is but it isn't the one currently on sale for bass trombone. This may be out of print...
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    Moving to Huddersfield

    Hi I am moving to Huddersfield in early January. I am looking for a band that needs an experienced condurtor or Eb player any section (bit out of practice). I would prefer a band with an active social side as I am new to the area and very shy. Please pm me or ring 07793763975. Thanks Alan
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    MD Wanted North East

    Spennymoor Town Band require a musical director ASAP. Contact Kate on 07974356552 or e-mail: if interested. Band website
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    Assignment Help Needed - If ur 17-21ish please help

    As part of my BA (hons) in IT education I need to do a multimedia Cd project on University life, etc. aimed at secondary pupils. This will be in an interactive format incorporating Video Clips, Audio Clips, Animations and Interactivity. I need to research the subject before I start producing...
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    Spennymoor Band Vacancies NE England

    Spennymoor Town Band under new conductor Alan Seymour have vacancies for the following players to complete our line up:- Tutti Cornet Eb & Bb Bass Solo Horn Euphonium Percussion We are a friendly second section band. Spennymoor is situated between Durham and Bishop Auckland. Anyone interested...
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    MD Looking For Band Durham Area

    Recently resigned from Dunston Silver Band (4th Section Qualifiers 2005) and I am now looking for a band to conduct in the Durham or Cleveland area either long or short term. Please ring 07793763975 if interested.
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    National Test Pieces

    These were announced on the 19th May but I have yet to see a post about it so I might as well do one myself. (Sorry if already posted) Taken from 4Bars Rest News The set works for Harrogate have been released by the organisers - and stiff tests they are too. THE Music Panel of Kapitol...
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    French Horns

    Well spank my **** and call me betty but tonight I had a surreal experience. Went to the sage at Gateshead (nice place by the way!) to see the St Petersburg Philharmonic orchestra and to my surprise the French horm Section were fantastic as well as the rest of the orchestra I might add. I know...
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    Wilkinson Adjudicator/s

    Any idea who they are??
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    Wilkinsons - Watering Hole With Sky Sports Wanted!!

    I am going to Wilkinsons with Dunston but Sky have nabbed Sunderland v Ipswich for a twelve noon kick off on the same day and I had to give my season ticket away!! Thankfully we should have played long before kickoff but can anyone recommend a pub in St Helens with a big screen showing the...
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    Bernay France with Haslemere Town Band

    I am off to France this Friday with Haslemere Town Band. Really looking forward to it although the 700 mile round trip to Portsmouth to get the ferry knocks the gloss off a bit. It is years since I have toured with a band and staying with a French family sounds a right laugh - but maybe not...
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    I recently bought 6 pieces of music from but they have yet to arrive. I dont know anything about the company as i found them on the Net and used them because they had a good selection of what i was looking for. I tried to leave a voicemail but this was full and as yet...
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    Death Of Jim MacKay - Dunston Bass Trombone Player

    Its with great sadness we have to announce the death of our Bass Trombone player - Jim MacKay. Jim took ill the Saturday before we competed at the Whitehaven contest. He phoned up devasted that he would be letting the band down, which shows the kind of man he was. He had an operation on the...
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    Come On Sunderland!!

    FA cup semi final day tomorrow and as a Sunderland fan these days dont come around that often - so exciting!! Millwall have 10,000 tickets spare and Sunderland were sold out without them ever going on general sale - we could easily have sold ours 3 times over. The FA are aptly named cos they...