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Don’t Shoot The Messenger…

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Bringing The House Down! – RLPO

Yesterday evening saw the long awaited closure of our beloved Liverpool Philharmonic Hall for much needed major refurbishment. The builders move in today and the demolition work etc. will now begin in earnest. The concert programme could not have been … Continue reading

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RLPO In Reading At The Hexagon

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic puts on the most extensive concert series of any orchestra in the UK, each year at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall but we also travel widely over the world and throughout the UK. After two performances of Richard … Continue reading

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A Night Out…

A night out for me & Scooby at the Lower Angel, in Warrington, with the RLPO trombone section. Coincidentally, our entire trombone section are all called Simon! One is missing from the photo, as someone had to take the picture… … Continue reading

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At Last… A Use For The Trombone!

Another Use For The Trombone! That’s Enough, We’re Sending The Trombones In! Duelling Trombones Don’t Drink And Play Trombone! John Suchet Receives His First Trombone Lesson… If Goldfish Played The Trombone Richard Strauss On Trombones Elgar Wasn’t One To Blow … Continue reading

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Play A Musical Instrument And Lose Weight!

Ay last, some good nrews for trombonists! The following news appeared on ‘The Violin Channel‘. It would seem that a new study, by ‘caloriecount.com‘, seems to indicate that playing a musical instrument; the trombone, drums and violin in particular, can … Continue reading

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Michael Mulcahy On Working With The Chicago Symphony Brass

Chicago Symphony Orchestra Trombonist, Michael Mulcahy, on recording and working with the CSO Brass Section. Incidentally, Michael used to play in the Tasmanian Symphony, with our own Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Principal Percussion, Graham Johns.

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‘Never look at the trombones, it only encourages them!’ – Richard Strauss

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RLPO In Hanley…

It has been a while since I’ve posted anything about the orchestra on here, so here goes… The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra have a large body of work based at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall. Throughout the year, we promote a network … Continue reading

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They All Look Like This…

Other Clowns Playing…

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