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FW: Contact from BSO website

February 14th 2018

If anyone is after a bass *From:* Christine Bell [mailto:webm...@bromleysymphony.org] *Sent:* 14 February 2018 13:43*To:* feed...@bromleysymphony.org*Subject:* Contact from BSO website Hi,I have two Dresden Flat Back double basses for sale, £2,500 each. I just wondered whether any members of the orchestra might be interested. I live in Sydenham so I'm local if anyone wants to come and have a look.They belonged to my late husband and have been 'ok'd' by a professional bass repair ...Continue Reading

Fwd: Book 'A Player's Guide to Chamber Music'

February 14th 2018

Dear All As requested by the author Paul Sent from my iPhone -------- Original Message --------From:Paul and Margy Jeffery ...@gmail.com>Sent:Wed, 14 Feb 2018 12:43:17 +0000To:chai...@bromleysymphony.orgSubject:Book 'A Player's Guide to Chamber Music'Paul JennerBromley Symphony Orchestra Dear Mr. Jenner, Some of your members no doubt play chamber music. They may be interested in this recently published book, of which I am the author. I would be grateful if you could pass this infor ...Continue Reading

Fwd: Chilingirian String Ensemble Summer School at West Dean College

February 12th 2018

If anyone is interested Sent from my iPhone -------- Original Message --------From:Penny Sydenham ...@westdean.org.uk>Sent:Mon, 12 Feb 2018 15:22:37 +0000To:Penny Sydenham ...@westdean.org.uk>Cc:Penny Sydenham ...@westdean.org.uk>Subject:Chilingirian String Ensemble Summer School at West Dean College *To String Players* * * This is to let you know that booking has now opened for the * * *Chilingirian String Ensemble Summer School at* *West Dean College of Arts and Conser ...Continue Reading

FW: Piano and organ music

February 6th 2018

Dear All, If anyone is interested, please contact Vicky direct. Paul *From:* Victoria L [mailto:vict...@hotmail.com] *Sent:* 06 February 2018 13:11*To:* chai...@bromleysymphony.org*Subject:* Piano and organ music  Dear Paul I am clearing my Dad’s house and have lots and lots of classical sheet music for piano and organ. Is there any chance that you may be interested in any of it?!!   ThanksVicki07909968966 ...Continue Reading

Fwd: Violins and violas needed for Tchaikovsky violin concerto workshop on 25th February 2018

February 4th 2018

Seb ValentineMusical Director, Blue Light Symphony Orchestrawww.bluelightsymphony.orgTwitter @bluelightsymphfacebook.com/bluelightsymph ...Continue Reading

Re: Orchestra meal on Sunday

January 31st 2018

Sorry Sarah - wont be able to come to this I'm afraid..  Still struggling with a URTIReEgardsAndrew On Wednesday, 31 January 2018, 11:52, Sarah Norman via BSO members <memb...@bromleysymphony.org> wrote: We have currently got 23 attendees (both members and Partners) from the orchestra attending the meal on Sunday. With the stewards and patrons as well it looks as though it will be a great evening If you have NOT YET confirmed that you want to come please let me know asap as we ...Continue Reading

My apologies

January 31st 2018

sorry Sarah - wont be able to come.  Still struggling with a URTI.RegardsAndrew ...Continue Reading

Orchestra meal on Sunday

January 31st 2018

We have currently got 23 attendees (both members and Partners) from the orchestra attending the meal on Sunday. With the stewards and patrons as well it looks as though it will be a great evening If you have NOT YET confirmed that you want to come please let me know asap as we need to give the restaurant final numbers for the seating. For those of you who are attending please have a look at the menu on their website http://www.mandarinpalacebromley.com/ and if possible come knowing what you want to order. Thi ...Continue Reading

Fwd: Graduate Violin Assistantship - Fall 2018

January 30th 2018

One for the violins Paul Sent from my iPhone -------- Original Message --------From:"Mihai, Julieta" ...@wiu.edu>Sent:Tue, 30 Jan 2018 21:28:29 +0000To:Julieta Mihai ...@wiu.edu>Subject:Fwd: Graduate Violin Assistantship - Fall 2018Dear Music Educator/Musician, My name is Julieta Mihai. I am the Associate Professor of Violin at Western Illinois University School of Music in Macomb. I am also the first violinist of the Julstrom String Quartet. Currently, my violin studi ...Continue Reading

FW: An e mail concerning or saxophone soloist last season.

January 30th 2018

I thought you would all like to know we backed a great talent! Adrian   Sent from Mail for Windows 10 *From: *Richard Burton *Sent: *Monday, January 29, 2018 7:16 PM *To: *'adrian brown' *Subject: *Rob Hi Adrian Hope you are well? I thought that you might like to know that Rob has progressed to the Woodwind Category Final of the BBC Young Musician competition. There will be 5, including Rob, competing to get through to the semi final.  It will be on TV in April, I will keep you posted! Rob had second thought ...Continue Reading

All music returned OK

January 28th 2018

Smetana and Tchaikovsky parts for next concert are quite tatty. Please tape up any loose pages before they get lost.Bowings for the Tchaikovsky come from Adrian's master copies. Do not confuse these with the rehearsal set.String people: please let me know how many *extra *parts your section needs and I can get the bowed parts copied.****Thanks ...Continue Reading

Fwd: Wind Quintet Retreats at Parcevall Hall in the Yorkshire Dales

January 27th 2018

If anyone is interested Paul Sent from my iPhone -------- Original Message --------From:jo.l...@sky.comSent:Sat, 27 Jan 2018 21:41:51 +0000To:chai...@bromleysymphony.orgSubject:Wind Quintet Retreats at Parcevall Hall in the Yorkshire Dales Dear Paul, Following the success of our Wind Quintet Retreat at Parcevall Hall in the Yorkshire Dales last August, I'm organising two more retreats this coming Summer. The August retreat (4pm Fri 10th - 4pm Sun 12th August) is full already, but I s ...Continue Reading

Fwd: Wind Quintet Retreats at Parcevall Hall in the Yorkshire Dales

January 25th 2018

If anyone is interested Sent from my iPhone -------- Original Message --------From:jo.l...@sky.comSent:Thu, 25 Jan 2018 17:38:34 +0000To:chai...@bromleysymphony.orgSubject:Wind Quintet Retreats at Parcevall Hall in the Yorkshire Dales Dear Paul, Following the success of our Wind Quintet Retreat at Parcevall Hall in the Yorkshire Dales last August, I'm organising two more retreats this coming Summer. The August retreat (4pm Fri 10th - 4pm Sun 12th August) is full already, but I still ...Continue Reading

Orchestra Meal

January 24th 2018

Hi Everyone As Paul mentioned at rehearsal, the annual orchestra meal will be  Sunday 4thFebruary at 6.00pm. Mandarin Palace, Widmore Road, Bromley. Please let me know by the end of next Mondays rehearsal if you would like to attend as we need to book a table Regards Sarah ...Continue Reading

FW: Das Rheingold / Fulham Opera / April 21-22 Strings welcome

January 22nd 2018

One for the strings *From:* Jon Cooley [mailto:jonc...@gmail.com] *Sent:* 22 January 2018 15:00*To:* undisclosed-recipients:*Subject:* Das Rheingold / Fulham Opera / April 21-22 Strings welcome Dear orchestral manager I would be extremely grateful if you could advertise this fabulous opportunity to your strings, assuming no clash with your fixtures many thanks Jon Cooley Principal horn, Fulham Opera Virus-free. www.avast.com ...Continue Reading

Concert 3 Schedule

January 18th 2018

Dear All, Please find attached the rehearsal schedule for the March Concert. Please note the additional rehearsal on the 20th February. Sarah will be emailing out further details, but the Mid-Season meal will be on Sunday 4th February at The Mandarin Palace Restaurant in Bromley. Best wishes Paul   Virus-free. www.avast.com ...Continue Reading

BSO concert reminder for Saturday 27th Jan

January 13th 2018

This is a reminder that the next concert of our 2017-18 season is on Saturday 27th January at Langley Park Centre for the Performing Arts BR3 3BP. There are good seats still available including free seats for children in the circle slips, nearest the orchestra.  Nielsen’s 3rd Symphony (the ‘Espansiva’) is light and joyous – not ‘typical’ Nielsen at all. Its famous slow movement, which Nielsen himself described as a ‘landscape Andante,’ uses offstage solo voices to marvellous effect. Vaughan Williams then ...Continue Reading

Nick Whitehead

January 11th 2018

Dear All, With thanks to Barrie I can tell you that Nick’s funeral will be on Monday 22nd January at 11.30am. It’s at the Kent and Sussex Crematorium, Tunbridge Wells and afterwards at the Hadlow Manor Hotel. If anyone wants to go and needs a lift please let me know. Sarah has said that she is OK to receive messages and her email is sara...@hotmail.co.uk. Paul Virus-free. www.avast.com ...Continue Reading

Fwd: Musical new year's resolution?

January 10th 2018

Just in case anyone wants to try and play a new instrument for the day...😉And it's for a good cause too! ---------- Forwarded message ----------From: Stuart Burns* <stua...@orchestrasforall.org>Date: Wed, Jan 10, 2018 at 3:06 PMSubject: Musical new year's resolution?To: Hi all,Happy New Year! Hope you've had a great start to 2018.As former Musical Chairs participants, I wanted to get in touch to let you know that there are just over 20 places remaining in this year's orchestra - we'l ...Continue Reading

Publication of orchestra committee minutes

January 9th 2018

Dear Members The committee has recently taken the decision that, in order to improve transparency and so that members are aware of how decisions are taken that future committee meeting minutes will be published on the Members section of the website. This will only apply to meetings from 2018 onwards and will NOT be applied retrospectively. Occasionally it will be necessary to redact the minutes, and this will be determined by the committee and will primarily be in cases where the need to protect personal data is para ...Continue Reading

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