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Bass bow

November 26th 2018

Own up now... who is only going to play pizzicato for the rest of the week? If there is a bass player who is in need of a bow then I may be of some use. Clare Wibberley Sent from my iPhone ...Continue Reading

Score of Reed Symphony available

May 18th 2018

A copy of the score of the Reed Symphony (strings only, for March 2019) has been uploaded to [1], courtesy of Andrew Condon. -- Phil McKerracher +44 7565 803841 [2] [1] [2] ...Continue Reading

Upper string bowed parts

March 14th 2018

Bowed copies of all upper string parts are now uploaded ready for bowing. Lower string bows are less visible so probably don’t matter. 😊 -- Phil McKerracher +44 7565 803841 [1] [1] ...Continue Reading

FW: Contact from BSO website

March 4th 2018

From: Andy Leggatt [mailto:webm[1]] Sent: 28 February 2018 00:09 To: feed[2] Subject: Contact from BSO website Hi there. I'm musical director for a production of Nell Gwynn at the Oast Theatre, Tonbridge from 20 - 27 April this year. Its a play with music, rather than a musical.There are 7 songs and some incidental music. The songs are as published for the West end production, and most are no more than 1 1/2 mins long. The incidental music is o ...Continue Reading

Smetana rehearsal numbers

February 3rd 2018

Dear all, You may have noticed that the Smetana is much the most demanding piece for us, so we'll spend quite a bit of Monday's sectional on it. You'll also have noticed that there are three systems for rehearsing it: (1) printed rehearsal letters A to D (thanks, publishers!) (2) pencilled rehearsal numbers from 1 to 47 (3) pencilled bar numbers. I think (2) the pencilled rehearsal numbers are probably the most useful, so while you're brushing up the bowings over the weekend, could you please ...Continue Reading

Bowed Viola parts

January 31st 2018

Evening violas Adrian’s bowed parts are scanned and on the website. Grab your scissors and emulsion paint, it’s bowin’ time y’all. Cheers Dave Sent from my iPhone ...Continue Reading

Bowed viola parts

November 18th 2017

Apologies for the delay Violas - the parts are now on the website for bowing. Thanks to Richard Longman for kicking me - completely forgotten! See ya Monday Dave ...Continue Reading

FW: Flyer for strings for Otello

November 14th 2017

From: Jon Cooley [mailto:j[1]] Sent: 14 November 2017 17:21 To: Phil McKerracher <p[2]> Subject: Flyer for strings for Otello hi Phil playing with BSO last night I remembered I should check with you whether you could send this flyer out to the strings for our next Fulham Opera gig on 3rd December thats if it hasnt already gone out....I lose track ! many thanks Jon Cooley [1] ...Continue Reading

lost glasses???

September 27th 2017

Hi all, Andy Laing (who lives in Tonbridge) found a pair of glasses in the violin area after last Monday's sectional rehearsal, and asked me to take them. Please let me know if they're yours: Nice-but-plain all-black Calvin Klein case, The specs are bronze -coloured. Will also alert the school. XXAlice(01689) 861594 ...Continue Reading

RE: String parts

September 14th 2017

Dear all Al second violin parts are now on the website too. Happy erasing and pencilling! Mike Mike Ibbott Director t +44 (0)20 7208 2029 m +44 (0) 7803 513 759 tp bennett LLP One America Street London SE1 0NE UK +44 (0) 20 7208 2000 [1] architecture interiors planning Please do not print this email unless it really is necessary From: stri[2] [mailto:stri[3]] Sent: 12 September 2017 13:57 T ...Continue Reading
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