Reinforcements: assemble

Reinforcements: assemble

Attention! Our army of brass enthusiasts is in need of a few new players due to busy lives, work and health reasons. We would love to see some new recruits in our ranks; could this be your time to shine? We particularly need: Solo tromboneCornets (either front or back row)Eb BassPercussion Our long-serving officer Captain Carlin has recently de-mobbed into Big Band circles. He’s been playing with us for over 18 years and has been an incredible servant to the band. We wish him the very best in his new trombone adventures, where we are sure his jazz chops will be greatly appreciated. Players of any position are always welcome to come down for a blow. We are a friendly bunch and under new direction: Gary Glover has been doing a fantastic job in his first few rehearsals. Anyone interested should contact our new Chairman Andy McCormack on 07882305141 or email info@carltonbrass.co.uk. ...
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How’s your Baritone?

How’s your Baritone?

Carlton Brass have had a recent retirement in our baritone bench (more on that very soon) and are now looking for a top quality solo baritone player to join us. We currently enjoy the presence of some  wonderful euphonium and baritone players - do you have what it takes to bolster our impressive middle? We are also still in need of a permanent second trombone and a couple of cornets (front and/or back). Our principal cornet would love a strong bumper-upper to join him on the front row - those top Cs aren't going to play themselves. Our excellent MD Gary Wyatt would love to see you in these seats at our own bandroom in Netherfield. There's air-conditioning and everything. What's stopping you calling our secretary Anne (07946 322081) in confidence and coming down for a blow (Mondays and Thursdays)? Join us! ...
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In search of cornets

In search of cornets

Are you a cornet player looking for a brass band? Would you like to play for a Champion band, one playing in the Midlands First Section from 2016? Are you available Monday and Thursday evenings for rehearsals in Carlton, Nottingham? Then Carlton Brass are looking for you! We are in need of a front row cornet player to complete our band. We have a sensible concert and contest schedule and are chock full of great musicians. We are a sociable bunch and can often be found in one of the nearby real ale pubs near our own rehearsal room. Don't be shy; drop us a line at info@carltonbrass.co.uk to find out more, or ring our excellent Musical Director Paul 'Wink' Watson on (07540) 536768...
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