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Holbeach Victoria Training Band
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Since 2002 Holbeach Town Band holds sessions in brass playing for one week starting in August from 2.00pm to 4.00pm daily at the Band Hall. Visitors are taught how to read music and shown how to play the brass instrument of their choice (subject to availability).
can try the Trumpet, Cornet, Flugel Horn, Tenor Horn, Baritone, Euphonium,
Trombone or Tuba. By the end of the week they should be able to play simple
tunes and will be given a Certificate of Achievement. The lessons are
FREE and, if they would like to progress, the Band would be pleased to
continue their tuition on Wednesdays at 6.30pm to 7.30pm before the Holbeach
Town Band practice starts - where they would be welcome to join in.
only payment we ask of adult band members is 50p per week towards heating
and lighting - children and students still at school are exempt. Uniform,
music, instrument and use of the band hall all come out of band funds.
For further information or to register for Learn to Play in a Week contact the Band's Musical Director, Mel Hopkin - email: email@example.com
Over the week there will be a series of lessons on playing instruments; cleaning and maintaining them; reading music; playing rhythms; conducting.
At the end of the week each learner will be presented with a certificate and will be asked to complete a simple questionnaire.
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