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Fancy leading an assault with High Peak?

High Peak band need an MD — anyone fancy a go?

 


MUSICAL DIRECTOR REQUIRED WITH EFFECT FROM 1ST JANUARY 2003

HIGH PEAK BRASS BAND WAS FORMED ON 20TH SEPTEMBER 2002, IT IS AN AMALGAMATION OF CHAPEL EN LE FRITH TOWN BAND AND WHALEY BRIDGE BAND. WE ARE PRESENTLY UNDERTAKING A HECTIC CONCERT SEASON AND ARE LOOKING TOWARDS THE AREA IN 2003.
WE ARE A NATIONALLY GRADED 2ND SECTION BAND, THE ONLY EMPTY SEATS WE HAVE ARE 2ND AND BASS TROMBONE AND PERCUSSION. WE HAVE OUR OWN BAND ROOM IN CHAPEL EN LE FRITH ( 10 MINUTES FROM BUXTON) AN EXTENSIVE LIBRARY AND A VERY PROMISING JUNIOR BAND.

WE ARE SEEKING AN ENTHUSIASTIC INDIVIDUAL WHO CAN DEVOTE HIS / HER TIME TO MOTIVATE THE BAND TO ACHIEVE CONTEST SUCCESS DURING 2003. THE BAND HAS A VAST MAJORITY OF VERY EXPERIENCED PLAYERS MANY OF WHICH HAVE PLAYED IN CHAMPIONSHIP SECTION BANDS.ALL THE PAYERS ARE ITCHING TO GET BACK TO CONTESTING AS BOTH OF THE FORMER BANDS HAVE STRUGGLED TO MAKE REGULAR CONTEST APPEARANCES PRIOR TO THE AMALGAMATION.

WE REHEARSE WEDNESDAY AND SUNDAYS BUT THIS IS FLEXIBLE. IF YOU FEEL YOU WOULD LIKE TO MEET THE BAND OR HAVE A CHAT WITH A COMMITTEE MEMBER PLEASE CONTACT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING

JANE DRAYTON 01298 23654
JOHN GROARKE 01663 750612
LAURIE / SHEILA WALTON 01663 733218
CHRISSIE BRYDON 0115 9286305
JERRY / JENNY WALTON 01625 424421
WE LOOK FORWARD TO HEARING FROM YOU



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David Frame


Bass/Tenor Trombone Player, Adjudicator (Member of AoBBA) Occasional Conductor