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Message from Jon Cranston re HCTB Trombone Day - Ferneham Hall

(April 02, 2019)

Dear HCTB Members

Thank you all for a very successful and enjoyable performance at the HCYB Easter Extravaganza on Sunday.  We will now not be meeting again until Sunday 28 April (no rehearsal on Saturday 27) when it is the Hampshire Music Service Trombone Day. On this day we will be joined by the internationally renowned trombone quartet Bones Apart and over 50 young trombone players from across Hampshire. 

Please find below the timings for this event:

1.00pm  Trombones arrive and register in the foyer
1.30pm  Massed rehearsal of the Low Brass Ensemble
(Percussionists and tubas required from 2.30 for this)
3.30pm  Hampshire County Training Band arrive
4.00pm  Rehearsal of the Massed Finale with HCTB and Bones Apart
4.45pm HCTB rehearsal
5.30pm Bones Apart rehearsal (HCTB can stay at Ferneham Hall, where they will be supervised by HMS staff, or can be collected.  Please let us know in advance)
6.30pm Stage clear

The concert will start at 7pm and will be finished shortly after 9pm.  Tickets will be available from Ferneham Hall Box Office (01329 231942) from Wednesday 3 April priced £6 and £4 concession.

I do hope that this provides you with all the information that you need.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at [email protected]

Best wishes


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