Monthly Archives: April 2015

Great News – Besses O’th Barn Brass Band In Fine Fettle!

Great news! RLPO Principal Trombone Simon Cowen has taken over the mantle of Musical Director of Besses O’th Barn Brass Band. Besses haven’t had it so good in recent years but under Simon’s consumate musicianship, I feel sure they will … Continue reading

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The Great Maynard Ferguson In Action!

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Zelda – Caprice by Percy Code performed by Arthur Stedler

A recording by the great Australian cornet soloist Arthur Stedler. This rare treat was sent to me by Brian Evans who is Principal Cornet at Sydney Opera House. The piece is the brass band classic Zelda by Percy Code.

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More Musical Humour…

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Musical Humour!

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Musical Humour!

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New High Note Method For Trumpet…

Thanks to Peter Bond, my colleague in the trumpet section of the New York Metropolitan Opera Orchestra for this great photo…

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Musical Humour…

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Knit One Pearl One At The RLPO!

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Tuba Humour…

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