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Postby tuba_bloke » Thu Apr 21, 2005 5:52 pm

Any news on the outcome of the Finals held today???
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Postby Stvcampbell » Thu Apr 21, 2005 7:14 pm

Just heard that Craig Knox won the job.
Congratulations Craig!!!!
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Postby SirCharls » Thu Apr 21, 2005 7:39 pm

Congrats to Craig Knox!!


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Postby tuneitup » Thu Apr 21, 2005 9:06 pm

Congrats to Craig Knox! I just read his bio, and it said he is a Conn-Selmer artist. Did he win the audition with Conn? Not that I have anything against the instrument or the company, but it seems like I haven't heard anyone win a major audition with Conn yet. If it's so, it will be a great boost for the company.
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Postby TexTuba » Fri Apr 22, 2005 10:19 am

I thought that maybe Kyle Turner using a Conn with the NY Phil. would do something....Anyways, Congrats!!!

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Postby Aubrey Foard » Fri Apr 22, 2005 10:06 pm

I've always thought that Craig is one of the best players out there. He's had this coming and has deserved this for a long time. Congrats, Craig!
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Postby runelk » Sun Apr 24, 2005 4:14 pm

Was he playing in Milwakee (Sp) Symphony until they had another audition this June?
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Postby tuba8822 » Tue Apr 26, 2005 8:23 am

way to go craig! congratulations! i know you'll enjoy playing with those guys there in pittsburgh...murray crewe, george vosburg.....

actually, steve campbell was the guy in milwaukee until the end of this season.

my question: who were the rest of the finalists for pittsburgh?

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