I watched over half the 1st section and all the 2nd section at the midlands areas and if it's so quick and easy to set all the percussion up in a minute and a half, then there's quite a few bands sadly lacking :-) There was a fair number of shed builders flitting across the stage in the blink of...
This year I will mainly be in Devon...between the dates of the 4th and 17th August.
Happy to help any band in need of a bass trom from 4th to champ section....book early to avoid disappointment hehe!
I know my band would really appreciate a vote or two under "lower section band" and then by entering our name under "other band" if anyone is feeling charitable...we are pleased with how our year has progressed and would be delighted just to receive the support.
Thanks in advance to anyone that...
It certainly was a fantastic experience and I'm sure I speak for the whole band when I say that we will be chuffed to bits to be performing the 1st Section test piece to contribute towards what will be, I'm sure, an even better night!
Come on 2nd section bands....get signed up! :-)
2011 has been the best year I've ever had in my brass banding life. I've always thoroughly enjoyed playing and the company of other members of every band I've been in or helped out, and this year has certainly been no exception.
I feel my playing is as good as it's ever been. I'm very proud of...
We are a very hard working band who, as well as contests and concerts, do a lot of civic ceremonies, marching engagements and have a superb Drum Corps and Fanfare Team. We have a fantastic MD (Leigh Baker).
We have come 3rd at the National Finals for the last 2 years and are Yorkshire 2nd...
Bass Trombone, Yorks Area, Sheffield, 1st Section down
Looking for an opportunity to play at the contest if any band out there are going and require a bass trombone (possibly 2nd tenor)
Currently play in 2nd section for SYP Band, who are promoted to 1st section in 2012.
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That time again and I'm back down in Devon the first two weeks of August....I'm helping Lympstone out and would love to help any other bands in the area while I'm down there. If any bands have a job and a requirement for a bass trom (or possibly 2nd tenor) please get in touch!
...and here's our concert program
Police Special Arr Leigh Baker
On with the Motley (Soprano Solo Wendy Hart) Leoncavallo Arr Ray Farr
Kraken Chris Hazell Arr Darrol Barry
Love on the Rocks (Cornet Solo Leisa Mallalieu) Diamond/Becaud Arr P Sparke
Get Happy Harold Arlen Arr Leigh Baker...