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by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 28, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Asking for a trombone friend of mine
Replies: 3
Views: 794

Asking for a trombone friend of mine

Have a Skype lesson with Doug Elliott
by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 28, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Asking for a trombone friend of mine
Replies: 3
Views: 794

Asking for a trombone friend of mine

Have a Skype lesson with Doug Elliott
by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 28, 2018 3:40 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: One Day Series - Australia V England
Replies: 27
Views: 1582

One Day Series - Australia V England

England win the game and series after not playing that well in this last match, but some great bowling from Curran getting 5 wickets  and Morgan showing his outstanding captaincy to defend the total!
by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 28, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Help please?
Replies: 11
Views: 1006

Help please?

Have a Skype consultation with Doug Elliott
by ttf_vegasbound
Fri Jan 26, 2018 2:18 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: One Day Series - Australia V England
Replies: 27
Views: 1582

One Day Series - Australia V England

Australia win, but where made to work hard for it  by England, eventually Australia won by 3 wickets!
by ttf_vegasbound
Thu Jan 25, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Some advices for mouthpiece ?
Replies: 21
Views: 1619

Some advices for mouthpiece ?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103998.msg1230176#msg1230176"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103998.msg1230176#msg1230176]</s>Quote from: Pre59 on Jan 25, 2018, 09:36AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>The DW 9BS is closer to the 6.5AL IMO. It's like their last smaller m/p a...
by ttf_vegasbound
Thu Jan 25, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Some advices for mouthpiece ?
Replies: 21
Views: 1619

Some advices for mouthpiece ?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103998.msg1230176#msg1230176"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103998.msg1230176#msg1230176]</s>Quote from: Pre59 on Jan 25, 2018, 09:36AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>The DW 9BS is closer to the 6.5AL IMO. It's like their last smaller m/p a...
by ttf_vegasbound
Thu Jan 25, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: What to do when horn is in the shop
Replies: 21
Views: 1398

What to do when horn is in the shop

Enjoy the break..... If desperate go to a music store and try some horns every day lol
by ttf_vegasbound
Thu Jan 25, 2018 6:40 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: B&S Meistersinger 14 vs Kuhnl & Hoyer Bolero
Replies: 23
Views: 1376

B&S Meistersinger 14 vs Kuhnl & Hoyer Bolero

Et our profile states your playing in a British brass band?   Buy a conn 88h
by ttf_vegasbound
Wed Jan 24, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Trombone step/up
Replies: 28
Views: 1455

Trombone step/up

<t>Have you got a place at college?<br/> <br/> Get your 88h repaired, use the rest of your money for lessons with the prof at the college you would like to attend, and music and going to concerts!<br/> <br/> When you have a place and the prof tells you ... That 88h is holding you back...then could b...
by ttf_vegasbound
Wed Jan 24, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Putting together Warm-up materials
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Putting together Warm-up materials

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=104152.msg1230003#msg1230003"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=104152.msg1230003#msg1230003]</s>Quote from: CG2198 on Jan 24, 2018, 11:54AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>He has a packet that he has given out to all his students that mostly co...
by ttf_vegasbound
Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Putting together Warm-up materials
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Putting together Warm-up materials

Your currently studying performance at college...what has your teacher suggested?
by ttf_vegasbound
Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Larger piece = better high range?
Replies: 12
Views: 1024

Larger piece = better high range?

Talk to Doug Elliott

Have a Skype lesson with Doug

And take a holiday from the horn at some point this year....  You will come back refreshed and even more concentrated!
by ttf_vegasbound
Wed Jan 24, 2018 7:01 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Alto, tenor and bass trombone tripling - yea or nay?
Replies: 24
Views: 1278

Alto, tenor and bass trombone tripling - yea or nay?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=104124.msg1229915#msg1229915"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=104124.msg1229915#msg1229915]</s>Quote from: timothy42b on Jan 24, 2018, 05:46AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Hmm.  What if you're at the point of diminishing returns on your mai...
by ttf_vegasbound
Wed Jan 24, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Alto, tenor and bass trombone tripling - yea or nay?
Replies: 24
Views: 1278

Alto, tenor and bass trombone tripling - yea or nay?

3 instruments requires 3 times the practice time, if you do not have this time, or are  prepared to put the work in  you will play 3 instruments badly instead of one instrument well!
by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 21, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: One Day Series - Australia V England
Replies: 27
Views: 1582

One Day Series - Australia V England

It was a very close game, and as the barmy army (England's travelling supporters) sang with humour we're going to win 5-4!
by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 21, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: Music, Concerts, and Recordings
Topic: Solo suggestions
Replies: 4
Views: 751

Solo suggestions

Boneman walking. By Michael Davis
by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 21, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: Music, Concerts, and Recordings
Topic: Solo suggestions
Replies: 4
Views: 751

Solo suggestions

Boneman walking. By Michael Davis
by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 21, 2018 5:34 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Mpcs in British orchestras
Replies: 40
Views: 1783

Mpcs in British orchestras

Then yes the characteristics as regard playing are very different!
by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 21, 2018 1:14 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Mpcs in British orchestras
Replies: 40
Views: 1783

Mpcs in British orchestras

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103912.msg1229365#msg1229365"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103912.msg1229365#msg1229365]</s>Quote from: Eyedoc on Jan 21, 2018, 12:07AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Have you played the regular 2AL? Is the difference more than cosmetics a...
by ttf_vegasbound
Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: One Day Series - Australia V England
Replies: 27
Views: 1582

One Day Series - Australia V England

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103947.msg1229304#msg1229304"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103947.msg1229304#msg1229304]</s>Quote from: bhcordova on Today at 10:40 AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Ok, cricket.  That's kind of like Baseball, right?<br/> <br/> No baseball...
by ttf_vegasbound
Sat Jan 20, 2018 7:09 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Trombone Timbre question
Replies: 2
Views: 665

Trombone Timbre question

Have you had someone listen to you play both...as the sound in front of the bell is always different from what you hear!
by ttf_vegasbound
Sat Jan 20, 2018 7:09 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Trombone Timbre question
Replies: 2
Views: 665

Trombone Timbre question

Have you had someone listen to you play both...as the sound in front of the bell is always different from what you hear!
by ttf_vegasbound
Sat Jan 20, 2018 7:07 am
Forum: Schools, Colleges, and Conservatories
Topic: How can I build a band culture in a non-band country?
Replies: 18
Views: 1226

How can I build a band culture in a non-band country?

Try and link up with British/Aussie/kiwi or American expats.....you may find amateur/ brass band players amongst them....and if you get a nucleus of players that is your starting place.

You did not say what type of band you wanted?

by ttf_vegasbound
Sat Jan 20, 2018 5:46 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Tips/Exercises for Lip Resonance?
Replies: 9
Views: 984

Tips/Exercises for Lip Resonance?

Have a Skype lesson with Doug Elliott.  Image
by ttf_vegasbound
Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: One Day Series - Australia V England
Replies: 27
Views: 1582

One Day Series - Australia V England

We just wish the test side had shown the same commitment and intent...rather have. Won the ashes than the ODI series....
by ttf_vegasbound
Fri Jan 19, 2018 4:26 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: New Wessex PBF565 bass trombone
Replies: 48
Views: 2903

New Wessex PBF565 bass trombone

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103938.msg1229083#msg1229083"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103938.msg1229083#msg1229083]</s>Quote from: blast on Yesterday at 01:17 AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>This different school idea will be seen as quite subtle by most people. W...
by ttf_vegasbound
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Some advices for mouthpiece ?
Replies: 21
Views: 1619

Some advices for mouthpiece ?

Have a Skype lesson with Doug Elliott.  Image
by ttf_vegasbound
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Some advices for mouthpiece ?
Replies: 21
Views: 1619

Some advices for mouthpiece ?

<t>IMHO. I would suggest a coule of lessons, just to make sure everything is working the way it should be or the way you think it used to.... I know after having a 10 year break you forget lots of things you use to do, and a couple of lessons with a good pro teacher will help resolve issues, put you...
by ttf_vegasbound
Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Some advices for mouthpiece ?
Replies: 21
Views: 1619

Some advices for mouthpiece ?

Define high notes??   And what is your practice routine?  This may be a place to start!
by ttf_vegasbound
Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Some advices for mouthpiece ?
Replies: 21
Views: 1619

Some advices for mouthpiece ?

Look at Doug Elliott you can get the rim size that suits your chops, and alter the cup depth to fit your needs.... IMHO you should contact Doug and work with him to get great advice and the right mouthpiece for you...save you dollars time and pain !!
by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: One Day Series - Australia V England
Replies: 27
Views: 1582

One Day Series - Australia V England

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103947.msg1228462#msg1228462"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103947.msg1228462#msg1228462]</s>Quote from: BGuttman on Jan 14, 2018, 08:51AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I know England was the home of Shakespeare, Donne, and Browning; but I...
by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 14, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: One Day Series - Australia V England
Replies: 27
Views: 1582

One Day Series - Australia V England

And the highest score by any batsman in an ODI at the MCG. At last something for us poems to celebrate!
by ttf_vegasbound
Sat Jan 13, 2018 12:25 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Mpcs in British orchestras
Replies: 40
Views: 1783

Mpcs in British orchestras

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103912.msg1228288#msg1228288"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103912.msg1228288#msg1228288]</s>Quote from: Trombocholik on Jan 12, 2018, 11:09PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Any professionals use Wick bass mouthpieces? <br/> <br/> Many do, ...
by ttf_vegasbound
Fri Jan 12, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Uncontrollable lip twitching!
Replies: 5
Views: 735

Uncontrollable lip twitching!

Have a Skype lesson with Doug Elliott  Image
by ttf_vegasbound
Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: WTB: Beautiful King 3B/F SS
Replies: 18
Views: 264

WTB: Beautiful King 3B/F SS

Have you shot a message to DJ ??
by ttf_vegasbound
Fri Jan 12, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Mpcs in British orchestras
Replies: 40
Views: 1783

Mpcs in British orchestras

<t>One of the exceptions you will of heard of is Carol Jarvis, she plays a DE set up on large bore. Believe it is 102 rim H cup  but Doug could probably tell you for definite .....  But she plays a faux 61/2 in her small bore.....  She is the least gear person you could meet.... At a masterclass som...
by ttf_vegasbound
Thu Jan 11, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Mpcs in British orchestras
Replies: 40
Views: 1783

Mpcs in British orchestras

Most are around the wick or Bach 4-5 size in the tenors!
by ttf_vegasbound
Mon Jan 08, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: 3B or not 3B
Replies: 18
Views: 1231

3B or not 3B

As soon as you sell it...the llaw of karma will dictate you get offered a great well paying gig where you needed it!
by ttf_vegasbound
Sun Jan 07, 2018 4:03 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Ashes Cricket test series in Australia
Replies: 55
Views: 2034

Ashes Cricket test series in Australia

<t>Australian selectors having raised a few eyebrows before the series started have been proved right in selecting the right team for the series and conditions...England's top order have not performed at all giving the under powers bowling attack a less than fair chance..... As lmodern tours do not ...
by ttf_vegasbound
Sat Jan 06, 2018 1:59 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Ashes Cricket test series in Australia
Replies: 55
Views: 2034

Ashes Cricket test series in Australia

<t>The average scoring rate through out th,e series has been around 2.7 runs per over.......  Yest again England's top order failed to get enough runs on the board to stress the Aussie batting......<br/> <br/> Listening to the commentators, they have been talking about how England can't win in Austr...
by ttf_vegasbound
Thu Jan 04, 2018 1:30 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Ashes Cricket test series in Australia
Replies: 55
Views: 2034

Ashes Cricket test series in Australia

The new ball in the last 5 overs swung the day Australia's way...but it was a great day of real test cricket !
by ttf_vegasbound
Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:32 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Ashes Cricket test series in Australia
Replies: 55
Views: 2034

Ashes Cricket test series in Australia

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103147.msg1227016#msg1227016"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103147.msg1227016#msg1227016]</s>Quote from: Graham Martin on Jan 03, 2018, 12:05AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>The fifth and final Ashes Test match begins tomorrow at the SCG. ...
by ttf_vegasbound
Tue Jan 02, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: Beginners and Returning Trombonists
Topic: Rasping playing A in treble clef and G in bass clef
Replies: 7
Views: 814

Rasping playing A in treble clef and G in bass clef

<r>Have a Skype lesson with Doug...will save you hours of frustration and £££'s or $$$'s you would spend on looking for a miracle mouthpiece!  <IMG src="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/clever.gif"><s>[img]</s><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/clever.gif">http://tromboneforum.org/...
by ttf_vegasbound
Mon Jan 01, 2018 6:47 am
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: WTB Used King 3B or Sim.
Replies: 11
Views: 258

WTB Used King 3B or Sim.

Talk to DJ Kennedy many of us in the UK use him...he is the go to man for great used Kings and more!
by ttf_vegasbound
Sat Dec 30, 2017 2:52 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Ashes Cricket test series in Australia
Replies: 55
Views: 2034

Ashes Cricket test series in Australia

The only winner was the MCC pitch....terrible needs to be dug up!!
by ttf_vegasbound
Fri Dec 29, 2017 2:01 am
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: WTB. DE parts
Replies: 2
Views: 57

WTB. DE parts

Anyone?
by ttf_vegasbound
Fri Dec 29, 2017 1:46 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Your personal favourite out of these horns?
Replies: 45
Views: 1712

Your personal favourite out of these horns?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103693.msg1226355#msg1226355"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103693.msg1226355#msg1226355]</s>Quote from: Duffle on Yesterday at 10:29 PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>fly to Huddersfield and let Mick sort you out. ......<br/> <br/> <br/> Y...
by ttf_vegasbound
Thu Dec 28, 2017 11:01 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Your personal favourite out of these horns?
Replies: 45
Views: 1712

Your personal favourite out of these horns?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103693.msg1226266#msg1226266"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103693.msg1226266#msg1226266]</s>Quote from: Stefanbencic on Yesterday at 10:58 AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>The thing is that i got around 6000$ from a scholarship and all th...

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