Search results

  1. Darth_Tuba

    Leyland Band - Chorley, 27th September 2009

    Leyland Band - Classical Brass Sunday, 27th September 2009 Chorley Town Hall Market St, Chorley 2.00pm Concert 3 of the 2009 Matinee series fetures some of the World's best known themes in a program of "Classical Brass", with guest soprano soloist Emma Morwood. Nessun Dorma, 1812...
  2. Darth_Tuba

    The Leyland Band and Lostock Hall Memorial Band in concert

    Sunday 20th July Lostock Hall High School Todd Lane North Lostock Hall A joint concert featuring The Leyland Band and Lostock Hall Memorial Band to celebrate both bands qualifying for the National Finals in their respective sections. Tickets £8 & £6 concessions - available from: Jean Heyes -...
  3. Darth_Tuba

    Leyland Band - Blackburn

    The Rotary Club of Accrington Present: BRASS NIGHT AT THE PROMS Saturday 28th April 2007, 7.30pm King Georges Hall, Blackburn featuring: Leyland Band and Honley Male Voice Choir Tickets from £7 Raising money for Derian House and other local charities 01254 582582
  4. Darth_Tuba

    Cornet and percussion - Leyland Band

    Leyland Band require a cornet player for either rep or front row and a percussionist (preferably a tuned player, but there will be a chance to share some of the kit work) for after the area contest. The band has many high profile engagements coming up, including a concert at the Guild Hall with...
  5. Darth_Tuba

    Concert: Coldstream Guards and Leyland Band in Preston

    The Regimental Band of Her Majesty's Coldstream Guards with The Leyland Band Preston Guild Hall, Sunday, 1st April 2007, 7.30pm A massed spectacular of popular and stirring music performed by two of the finest bands in the U.K. Tickets ₤10.00 and ₤12.50 Box Office: 01772 258858
  6. Darth_Tuba

    Leyland Band - Cornet

    Leyland Band (National Champions 2005) welcome applications from cornet players for a position on either front row or rep. The band rehearse 5 minutes off junction 28 of the M6 in Leyland itself. Upcoming engagements include RNCM Festival of Brass and a 5 concert tour to Switzerland in May...
  7. Darth_Tuba

    A big thank you

    Just a post to say a big thank you to Polysteel Band from all at Leyland for the loan of some of their percussion gear at very short notice after half our drum kit fell from a dodgy door on the trailer on our way down the M6 on the way to our concert on Saturday in Frome, Somerset. Was a...
  8. Darth_Tuba

    Royal Albert Hall and RNCM Festival of Brass concerts for Leyland

    From Royal Albert Hall date for Leyland At the conclusion of the competition at the 2006 National Championships of Great Britain, Leyland Band (current National Champions) will return to the Albert Hall stage to perform a mini concert prior to the results being...
  9. Darth_Tuba

    Problem with jpgs from a Mac

    Don't know if anyone can help, but having a slight technical hitch. Did some molecular models for my masters thesis today in uni on my supervisors Apple Mac. Converted the pictures to jpg files and burnt them to a DVD. Upon taking them home, Windows on my pc doesn't seem to let me do anything...
  10. Darth_Tuba

    Brass Festival Programme Error

    Not really a point to this thread other than I'm a bit miffed at the programme at the brass festival announcing Dyke as having won the 2005 Nationals. I'm sure most people know this to be incorrect... but then surely that's all the more reason to get it right.
  11. Darth_Tuba

    Songs of Praise 4th September

    Just to let you all know, if you haven't seen it elsewhere, Leyland band will be on Songs of Praise tomorrow (Sunday 4th September) on Blackpool beach. Tune in! hehe
  12. Darth_Tuba


    Just a thread to express my extreme annoyance at having my credit card and phone stolen today. Having cancelled my card and phone account, the most they have is a crappy old handset and a sim card that doesn't work. I, however, have lost all my numbers and am unable to call anybody. I just...
  13. Darth_Tuba

    Leyland Band

    Leyland Band - Tuned Percussion Leyland band (North West Area Champions 2004, 2005 National Champions 2005) require a percussionist. Anyone interested can PM me or send an email to The band are about to move to new rehearsal facilities in Leyland (easy access from...
  14. Darth_Tuba

    Prime Darth

    Well, I too have reached the height of BOC-dom and become a Prime Friend due to reaching 1000 posts. Of these I suppose about 5 were meaningful and informative, the rest time wasting and a load of total rubbish. Over this past year and a bit though, be assured I have come to regard each and...
  15. Darth_Tuba

    Regional bread

    Right, was having a conversation with my Dad about this random subject last night. Basically was just about different names for breadrolls you use to make bacon buttys etc. I personally, when asking for one of these, would refer to it as a barm or bap. Other people just use roll, and some...
  16. Darth_Tuba

    I have a new msn...

    Just so everyone knows, I have a new msn account with a new email address. I have tried to add everyone I had before (and probably a few others), but if I've missed anyone out just add me in.
  17. Darth_Tuba

    To anyone who had me on msn...

    Hello everyone. Have had a small incident with both my msn and tMP accounts. My tMP one has been returned to normal, however anyone who has me on my msn, I have now been locked out of this and whoever seems to be signed in as me, I can assure you it isn't me! I will be getting my self a new...
  18. Darth_Tuba


    Have I spotted the mistake? Do I win a prize?
  19. Darth_Tuba

    Hymns for Brass Quintet

    I'm supplying a brass quintet for a wedding and was wondering wether anyone knew of a good source for brass quintet arrangements of the following hymns: How Great Thou Art Make Me a Channel of Your Peace Lord of All Hopefullness This is mainly because I'm lazy and can't be bothered...