In association with Yamaha Music and the Music Cellar, Preston, legendary trumpet soloist and clinician Allen Vizzutti is appearing with Intrada Brass (10 piece) on Monday 14th October.
This is his only Northern public concert on his mini tour, and we're delighted to be involved!
Intrada Brass Ensemble (Orchestral Brass line up) are presenting a concert on Saturday, July 20th, at St Stephens Church in Astley (M29 7BT).
We are also launching our new CD, "Identity Crisis" at this event.
There will be a varied programme of music, and our concerts are usually entertaining...
Name and contact details: Andy Cattanach. pm or 07957 477383 / email@example.com
Instrument(s) played: BBb Bass and Bass Trombone
Section of Band you are comfortable to deputise for: I'll have a bash at any.
How much notice do you require: Depends, worth a try anytime...
It would be lovely to see some support for the Lancashire Youth Brass Band, with guests Intrada Brass, at Chorley Town Hall on February 2nd at 7.30pm. The youth Band has seen some rough times in the not too distant past, but is now on the up again. Always looking for new members too!
Hi all, we here at Freckleton have several percussionists signed, but none available to play the Xylophone part for "On the Shoulders of Giants" at the forthcoming Grand Shield contest, 12th May, Blackpool.
We can borrow any player not playing in the contest already, or not signed for a band...
Having a pre Christmas Clearout, and have come across 2 mouthpieces I never use.
Both Bass Trombone:
Jeff Reynolds L
Marcinkiewicz George Roberts Model
£30 each including UK postage, or both for £50. Cheque, Paypal etc.
pm here if interested.
Freckleton Band need to borrow some cornet players to fill gaps at our 3 big Christmas Concerts. Back and front row.
We also need a Solo Trombone and Percussion for Dec 17th.
Saturday December 10th - Preston Guild Hall with Conductor Mike Fowles and Preston Orpheus Choir. 5pm rehearsal...
I'm selling my personally owned 4v Boosey and Hawkes Imperial BBb Tuba.
It's in good condition, plays well in tune. I've had a modern mouthpiece receiver fitted, so it takes all "normal" mouthpieces, and it comes with a wheeled case, also in fair condition.
I'm based in Preston, and am off...
Our band has a spare flugel, so we're selling it. I've posted lots of photos on facebook highlighting every little blemish. Overall it's in good nick, and the case is like new. Comes with mouthpiece. Players welcome to try it, and we're asking £950 firm. Cheapest new, even with discounts, is...
I'm selling my 3 rotary valve Cerveny/Amati/B+S tuba, as it's taking up too much room, and I don't get time to play it! It's in good condition, is very light to carry compared to a Besson/Imperial and makes a huge noise once you get used to it!
I'm after a 19" bell Imperial BBb bass, and I bet there are several lying unused in bandrooms around the country!
If anyone knows where there is one hiding, please pm me. Cash / trade / whatever available!
We're playing off an ancient version of Carnaval Romain, and I wondered if there had been a later printing of the same arrangement?
The Bass and Euph parts are wrong on the one we have, clearly not matching the orchestral version at one specific point, but I don't know if we dare play at as...
Can anyone help? We have a concert at Colne Municipal Hall Tomorrow night (Saturday 18th Dec) with Nelson Arion Male Voice Choir, and need a solo trombone.
Is anyone available? PM or reply here please!
I would like to get my hands on a Rotary tuba, preferably BBb but EEb if not, either to borrow for a while or to trade for a B+H 4v Imperial EEb (15" bell, Satin, fair condition, 1974ish).
If anyone has any pointers, get in touch on here
On Sunday 27th June, 2010, at 7pm, the Freckleton Band is hosting a Grand Charity Concert with very special guests the Natural State Brass Band from Arkansas, USA, and their guest soloist, Douglas Yeo. Proceeds will go to Trinity Hospice and the Lifeboat Association.
Doug is the Bass Trombonist...