Tag Archives: Trombone

Xmas Chat Brass At ‘The White Lion’!

About four times a year there seems to be a quickening in the air around the Wigan area and people of all ages, size, shape and diverse backgrounds appear to gather for a cleansing ritual which is spoken about in … Continue reading

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Busy Day At The Office…

Monday was a busy day for Chris Morley (Bumper French Horn), Simon Cowen (Section Leader Trombone) and myself. The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra had a day off but, as they say, there is no rest for the wicked! Our trio … Continue reading

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Brass Ensemble At Woolton Picture House…

Harry and his friends were throwing a party at Woolton Picture House today. There were food, drink, ice creams and great company on offer in Liverpool’s oldest cinema.¬†

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HAPPY DAYS!

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall is still closed for another week so the RLPO are giving a performance in Liverpool Catholic Cathedral ¬†this week with Conductor Jan Pascal Tortelier. The Programme on offer is a cracker. Strauss, Tod Und Verklang; Elgar Cello … Continue reading

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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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