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ICETrikes pulls out all the stops…

24th May 2017 InnerTuba 0

In mid April InnerTuba arrived by van at Inspired Cycle Engineering (ICE)  HQ in Falmouth,  SW Cornwall,  excited at the prospect of our working together to turn this: …. the 15 year old Trice Mini “TubaTrike” and Steve Foster’s  newly (2016) completed “TubaTrailer” (which I pedalled from John O’ Groats […]

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Caithness Orchestra to premier new work with Innertuba….

15th November 2016 InnerTuba 0

The Caithness Orchestra (pictured below) is the Northernmost on the UK Mainland.  They perform regularly throughout the year to full audiences in the towns of Wick and Thurso, in the far North of Scotland. Their enormously talented and  enthusiastic Musical Director and Conductor, Susie Dingle, of www.caithnessmusic.com  has decided to programme […]

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The new look, new content website has arrived !

26th October 2016 InnerTuba 0

Thanks so much to InnerTuba supporters morecambe.net for their support in recent weeks.  Together we have been behind the scenes rebuilding both the content and layout of this  site: The aim is that visitors should be able to find their way around with ease…. and it will be easy to add to from the road, in a tent, […]

Land’s End and Lizard Point…

13th July 2016 InnerTuba 0

Another dank murky rainy day greeted me at the SouthWestern tip of Britain – the Land’s End signpost…. ….. followed by slightly better weather at the Southernmost point of mainland Britain, Lizard Point, some 24 hours later…. The day was rounded off nicely with a visit to the lovely, close by village […]

From Pentland to Pendeen….

7th July 2016 InnerTuba 0

This is InnerTuba with friends from Pentland Silver Band, the Northernmost brass band on the UK mainland, and nearest to John o Groats, in Caithness, Scotland…. , and this is InnerTuba pictured with Pendeen Silver Band, the brass band nearest to Land’s End – the SouthWestern most point of mainland Britain, […]

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Derek plays on…

30th June 2016 InnerTuba 0

Meet Derek Horsfall – like me he is a tuba player. I had the pleasure of performing alongside him with Wotton Silver Band at the Cotswold Edge Brass Festival Gala Concert last Sunday evening.  In fact I enjoyed it so much that I decided to get together with Derek at his […]

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Festival fun, musical magic…

28th June 2016 InnerTuba 0

Here’s the scene following a full day of workshops and coaching for particpants – beginners to advanced – at the Cotswold Edge Brass Festival on Sunday… Front centre is the inspirational and highly talented Alan Swain – a bass trombonist whose day job is playing with the Welsh National Opera […]

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Composer Franner Otter featured tomorrow….

25th June 2016 InnerTuba 0

Franner Otter composed “A Tuba Odyssey – the journey of InnerTuba” back in 2014.  I am pleased to have been invited to perform the piece at the Gala Concert which closes the Cotswold Edge Festival of Brass tomorrow evening. Here’s a reminder of what Franner’s piece is about: Wotton Silver Band will […]

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Cotswold Coverage in Press and Media

23rd June 2016 InnerTuba 0

Thanks to the organisational efficiencies of folk from the Cotswold Edge Festival of Brass,   InnerTuba  has been on BBC Radio Gloucestershire and in the Gloucestershire Gazette this week…. This article sums it up all up nicely in Today’s Gazette…or you can read it online here…. http://www.gazetteseries.co.uk/news/14576164.New_festival_in_Dursley_aims_to_spread_brass_gospel/ So looking forward to performing Franner […]

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Pushing pedals across the world….

19th June 2016 InnerTuba 0

Some readers will know that this week passing has been Bike Week here in the UK. An annual nationally co-ordinated series of activities and events, aimed at encouraging folk to get out on their bikes and trikes. Here’s a fella who needs no encouragement – he’s entirely self driven….  Meet Dominic Luther […]

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