Rehearsal Plans

See posts below for music to be played at the next rehearsal:

Click here for sheet music.

Laurel has made recordings of some of the tunes as a practice aid. These can be found at https://soundcloud.com/laurel-2/sets/brigstowe-village-band

61 Responses to Rehearsal Plans

  1. brigstowevb says:

    Rehearsal Plan for Sunday, 11th July:

    – Let Union Be (instruments only)
    – Jockey To The Fair
    – Bath Carnival
    – Oats & Beans + Sweets of May
    – WW96 (William Winter’s Waltz)
    – I Want To Be Near You
    – Wednesday Night + Captain Moneys March
    – Up In The Morning Early + Captain Dyke
    – Washing Day
    – Petticoat Loose
    – Wet Weather
    – Dance with the French + New Rigged Ship
    – Fred Pigeon’s Triumph (listed as Triumph)
    – Don Quixote
    – The Nonsuch

    It’s quite a long list! Things nearest the top are most likely to get time!
    See you Sunday!
    Laurel

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  2. brigstowevb says:

    STOP PRESS: “I Want To Be Near You” is uploaded on the music page!!!

    The Rehearsal Plan for Sunday, 20th June is:

    New Tune – I Want To Be Near You
    The Nonsuch
    Petticoat Loose

    Play New Arrangements of:
    Bath Carnival
    Washing Day
    Wednesday Night + Captain Moneys March
    Wet Weather

    Run Some Dance Sets From:
    – Up In The Morning Early + Captain Dyke
    – Dance with the French + New Rigged Ship
    – Oats & Beans + Sweets of May
    – WW96 (William Winter’s Waltz)
    – Fred Pigeon’s Triumph (listed as Triumph)
    – Don Quixote
    – Blaydon Races + Hogmanay Jig
    – Portsmouth + Helston Furry Dance
    – Spirit of the Dance + Opera Hat

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  3. brigstowevb says:

    Hi All,
    All Day Workshop, this Sunday, 6th June! 10- 4pm.
    Bring your lunch, and whatever flask of tea / juice / cake you want for morning and afternoon breaks. No sharing!! Covid rules still apply.

    We’re focussing on getting the dance tunes ready for and the newest tunes ready for performance! Lots of fun to be had.

    Here’s the music plan – there’s a new one!

    Rehearse / Arrange:
    The Nonsuch
    Petticoat Loose
    Washing Day
    Wednesday Night + Captain Moneys March
    Bath Carnival
    Wet Weather

    Dance Sets:
    – I Want To Be Near You (!!New Piece!!! Will be online Wednesday!!!)
    – Up In The Morning Early + Captain Dyke
    – Dance with the French + New Rigged Ship
    – Oats & Beans + Sweets of May
    – WW96 (William Winter’s Waltz)
    – Fred Pigeon’s Triumph (listed as Triumph)
    – Don Quixote
    – Blaydon Races + Hogmanay Jig
    – Portsmouth + Helston Furry Dance
    – Spirit of the Dance + Opera Hat

    I’m checking through ‘arrangement cheat sheets’ this week, so intend to put up any missing ones before Sunday.

    We’ll be playing an hour at a time with 15 min breaks and lunch is 12:15-1pm.

    I think that’s everything you need, see you there!
    Laurel

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    • brigstowevb says:

      Hi Everyone, I’m having real trouble getting ‘I want to be near you’ finished – fingers crossed it won’t be long… Thanks, Laurel

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  4. brigstowevb says:

    23 May – Live Rehearsal! We’ll also be on zoom for anyone logging in from home.

    Run Through:
    Opera Hat
    Banbury Bill
    Sweets of May
    The Nonsuch
    Wet Weather

    Rehearse / Arrange:
    Oats & Beans
    Petticoat Loose
    Washing Day
    Don Quixote
    Bath Carnival

    Excited to see you there!

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  5. brigstowevb says:

    Hello Everyone! Fingers crossed this is our last online rehearsal! However I will continue to bring my computer to live rehearsals so anyone who prefers can join online. In the meantime, here’s the last chance to practise with the band while I CAN’T hear you!!! Make the most of it :o)

    We’re going to focus on the dance and play through alllll the new ones sets!

    – Wednesday Night + Captain Moneys March
    – Banbury Bill + Newcastle
    – Up In The Morning Early + Captain Dyke
    – Dance with the French + New Rigged Ship
    – Oats & Beans + Sweets of May
    – WW96 (William Winter’s Waltz)
    – Fred Pigeon’s Triumph (listed as Triumph)

    – The Nonsuch
    – Bath Carnival
    – Petticoat Loose
    – Wet Weather
    – Don Quixote

    Please note we renamed Dance with the French (formerly Down).
    See you Sunday!

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  6. brigstowevb says:

    Sun 28 March Rehearsal List is subtly different to 3 weeks ago!
    – Opera Hat – come dressed to film before the break!
    – The Nonsuch
    – Bath Carnival
    – Wednesday Night + Captain Moneys March
    – Banbury Bill + Newcastle
    – Up In The Morning Early + Captain Dyke
    – Down with the French + New Rigged Ship
    – Oats & Beans + Sweets of May
    – WW96 (William Winter’s Waltz)
    – Fred Pigeon’s Triumph (listed as Triumph)
    – Petticoat Loose
    – Wet Weather
    – Don Quixote
    See you Sunday!

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