The quartet had the pleasure of performing at the Meadowcroft Centre, an Age UK centre based on the Wirral. The audience were there as part of the Remembrance weekend and the quartet performed a selection of items from old war songs to 1960s pop. The morning was a great success and the audience were asking […]
13th November, 2017
Paul and Steve have completed another project in Liverpool, this time at Woolton High. They were just working with the girls provision of year 10 and 11. The 6 weeks of sessions saw the girls learn pBone and percussion with the last session being a Recording session with the rest of the quartet. Hopefully, we […]
1st November, 2017
Wednesday 4th October we had a nice trip to Grimsby to see the pupils of Scartho Infant School for two Participatory Concerts, the first was aimed at the foundation years and the second longer concert was for the infants. The children were treated to some music they had never heard before as well as pieces […]
22nd October, 2017
Sunday 1st October saw us travelling down to just outside Cambridge to a village called Haslingfield to present a Family Concert. Even though it was a hard days travelling we some messages from the audiences members! “My children are still raving from the concert!” “I have never seen so much enjoyment on the faces of […]
10th October, 2017
Wow, it’s been a hectic few months for the quartet! Paul and Steve spent six weeks delivering sessions in two Pupil Referral Units in Liverpool where they taught the students how to play a pBone from scratch. Each of these culminated in well-received concerts with the whole quartet. We also had a rewarding trip to […]
3rd August, 2017
We are sad to announce that Nick Birch has resigned from the Slidin’ About trombone quartet. Since the groups’ formation in 2010, Nick has been an integral part of the group playing tenor trombone. Nick has decided now is the time to focus on his current ventures as well as new opportunities that are […]
29th June, 2017
This year has brought an amazingly busy time for the quartet as well as all of us continuing our own education and freelance careers on the side. January and February saw the quartet take their inspirational educational concert into four different schools. We had a great time, here are a selection of pictures from these […]
1st March, 2017
So far 2016 has been a busy but brilliant year for the quartet! We have travelled all across the United Kingdom, from Lincolnshire to Essex as well as a few engagements closer to home including Chris’s wedding. As well as the wedding we have had a photoshoot, done a competition, played for an awards ceremony […]
20th July, 2016
From all of us at Slidin’ About we would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and hope you have a great day!
25th December, 2015
We are absolutely delighted to announce that Chris Guenault has accepted our invitation to join the quartet on Bass Trombone. Chris is well known to the quartet having studied at the RNCM, graduating earlier this year, and is now a freelance teacher and musician around the Manchester area. Since Matt left we have been working hard to […]
13th December, 2015
The quartet had the pleasure of performing at the Meadowcroft Centre, an Age UK centre based on the..
Paul and Steve have completed another project in Liverpool, this time at Woolton High. They were..
Wednesday 4th October we had a nice trip to Grimsby to see the pupils of Scartho Infant School for..