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Christmas 2014

The market Christmas lights switch-on event is scheduled for 4.45pm on Saturday 15 November 2014. The Portobello & Golborne Management Committee (PGMC) is organising an art contest for local school children with the winner throwing the switch and receiving a basket of market gifts. 114 more words


Royal Greenwich Brass Band

A nice early start after my big band gig last night… Absolutely knackered and chops aren’t feeling the best this early on in the morning! 327 more words


Back to the beginning

From the “edge”, “top” or even da capo are other ways of describing the experiences of the past few weeks. My playing career started in brass bands and yesterday I was back again playing with the Hatfield Band at the National Championships in Cheltenham. 255 more words

Music Composition And Performance

Gottingen 250 Years Street Festival in Halifax

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Gottingen St Festival Day 1 Halifax Cease Fire… 149 more words


My Week - Back To Normality

After our little weekend away it was back to relative normality this week. Because we’d barely been home last week there was plenty of housework to catch up on and my blog had been somewhat neglected, so I managed to get on top of that; taking plenty of photos and preparing some draft posts. 701 more words


Friday, September 5th

Today, MCOTD‘s fifth anniversary, we revisit a few early favorites.


September 5, 2009

One left Cuba after the revolution, the other stayed. Here they play together: pianists—father and son—Bebo (1918-2013) and Chucho (1941-) Valdes. 65 more words

Music Clip Of The Day

(South) Queensferry

(South) Queensferry
Day 24.  157.9 miles

If we were told we’d landed up in a town in Scotland with an excellent brass band and asked Mr. 413 more words

Virtual Journey