Does anyone know what metal mouthpieces are made from and coated with? I've noticed recently that I get dermatitis on my lip when I've been playing my Bb cornet with a metal DW mouthpiece I've had for about 10 years in a relatively short amount of time. To try and avoid this I've...
The Towcester Studio Brass Band invites you to the inaugural Slow Melody contest and curry night, to be held on Saturday 6th December starting at 4pm at Greens Norton Community Centre, near Towcester, Northamptonshire.
The event is open to all brass band musicians, and also tuned percussion...
I was speaking as an ex member of the band, and maybe I didn't make myself quite clear. These people have specifically chosen not to do music as their chosen vocation in life, and have gone to a university that doesn't offer a music degree at all to do unrelated subjects. Everyone fits music...
There are a number of excellent players that join the University of Warwick band every year. They shouldn't be judged on the section of band, the band just so happens to be in the 3rd section, and despite having very good players cannot expect to contest at a higher level successfully. Every...
Thanks for your reply. I went to see the piano and have a play on it, turns out it was actually a Studholme. Anyway, it was terribly out of tune, and looked quite ancient so we left it. It also was rather wobbly as it had lost a caster!
Does anyone know if it's possible to look up an address of a car registration without asking the police to do it? We've had a car parked outside our house for about a month now and noone knows whos it is.
Moulton 77 band rehearse in Northampton on Monday and Thursday nights on the Moulton Park industrial estate. GUS also rehease on that site, not sure of the evenings. Think they'd be the closest ones for you.
My friend is moving to London on Monday and is looking to join a band when he gets there. He's currently playing repiano cornet with a West of England 3rd section band and competing at the areas at the weekend. He'll be living in Hendon (North London).
Thanks in advance,
A group of us are going on holiday in April on a barge on the South Oxford Canal. If possible we would like to visit a local band for a rehearsal and a cheeky drink after. Are there any bands in the Oxford/Abington area that we could visit please? We all currently play in bands ranging...