Please read before posting . . .

Roger Thorne

Active Member
To make it easy for a band to find an appropriate entry when they are looking for a player/MD to cover and help them out at an engagement, please ensure that your posts in this category conforms to the following format. Please also note that posts may be altered by our moderating team if it does not conform to this format …

Title of Post: Instrument, Location, Grade able to cover

  • Instrument is one of the following: Soprano, Cornet, Flugel, Horn, Baritone, Euphonium, Trombone, Bass Trombone, Eb Bass, Bb Bass, Perc
  • Location is one of the following: Full County Name (i.e. Surrey, Northampton), Region (i.e. South West, London etc)
  • Grade can Cover is one of the following: Champ, 1, 2, 3, 4
Example Title of Post: Eb Bass, London, South West, Champ

Content of post and additional info such as:
  • Name and contact details,
  • Instrument(s) played,
  • Section of Band you are comfortable to deputise for,
  • How much notice do you require,
  • Name of your present Band,
  • What section is your present Band in,
  • Position within Band that you are able to play,
  • How far are you prepared to travel,
  • Would you require transport,
  • Do you require expenses,
  • Any additional Comments/Information:
We am happy to revise this format if necessary - it has been set-up this way to facilitate effective searching. If you have any ideas, please PM any of the team.