Tag Archives: Royal College of Music

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra at the BBC Proms 2013

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra tend to travel to London at least once a year these days. We will be travelling there to perform twice this year. Once in October to play at the Royal Festival Hall and the other … Continue reading

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Royal College of Music – Professor Ernest Hall

From 1984 -88, I studied at the Royal College of Music, for the most part with Professor David Mason, but also with Michael Laird and Stanley Woods. When David Mason was unavailable, the distinguished former Senior Professor, Richard ‘Bob’Walton would … Continue reading

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Some More Thoughts on Trumpet practice – Ear Training… the brass player must sing like a canary!

It is with some trepidation that I publish this post as the subject matter is still very much a work in progress for myself and my students, but I’m now confident with the improvements and results in general that I … Continue reading

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20\6\2010 Just you wait Mr. ‘iggins

“What was it that Eliza Doolittle could have done all night and still have begged for more?” Magnus Magnussen questioned a competitor on Mastermind

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