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The next Chat Brass Concert…

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A Musical Announcement!

It is 12 months since Chat Brass got together and gave a concert in St. Joseph’s church which was a great success. This year we are giving another concert in St. Joseph’s Hall on Chapel Street on Monday 25th May … Continue reading

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Preston Guild Hall To Close??!!

There is a very real threat to one of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra’s favourite venues. The famous Guildhall in Preston is in dire peril due to government cuts imposed on the City Council. The RLPO is so well established … Continue reading

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First chance To Hear Robyn Koh After Recent Ilness…

She’s back! After the unfortunate cancellation of the recent concert in Oxford due to illness, stellar harpsichordist Robyn Koh is back! Robyn will be offering an exquisite programme in the beautiful surroundings of Handel House Museum. As well as hearing … Continue reading

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Esa-Pekka Salonen on Becoming a Good Conductor…

Here are a few tips from the top on becoming a good conductor. Esa – Pekka Salonen reveals all to BBC News… Esa-Pekka Salonen: 10 tips to becoming a conductor By Alison Feeney-HartBBC News Esa-Pekka Salonen is the principal conductor … Continue reading

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Pianist Facing Jail For Practising – Latest!

Norman Lebrecht on ‘Slipped Disk’… Breaking: Pianist will NOT go to jail for noise pollution November 16, 2013 by Norman Lebrecht 1 Comment Popular media have been running a scare story that a Spanish pianist ‘might’ go to jail for inflicting noise pollution … Continue reading

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Pianist Facing Jail for PRACTISING!!!

This is a ridiculous situation! A pianist, who has gone to be good enough to have a successful career as a professional player is being sued, faces jail and possibly a future ban from playing the piano. Pathetic! I lived … Continue reading

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Legendary New York Philharmonic Trumpeter To Retire!

WQXR Blog New York Philharmonic Trumpeter Philip Smith to Retire Tuesday, November 05, 2013 – 04:00 PM By Brian Wise Enlarge Philip Smith, New York Philharmonic principal trumpet Philip Smith, who has led the New York Philharmonic’s trumpet section for 35 … Continue reading

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Music Is Good For Your Health… It’s Official!!!

The following is from MEDICAL NEWS TODAY: Music Benefits Both Mental And Physical Health Editor’s Choice Main Category: Neurology / Neuroscience Also Included In: Anxiety / Stress;  Immune System / Vaccines Article Date: 29 Mar 2013 – 1:00 PDT Playing and listening to … Continue reading

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