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Genres  Various
Members  Helen Vollam
Years active  1999–present
Record label  Bones Apart
Albums  Ten
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Past members  Carol JarvisBecca HarperArlene Macfarlane and Camilla Tveit.
Origin  Manchester, United Kingdom (1999)
Similar  Carol Jarvis, Brett Baker, Derek Bourgeois, Ian Bousfield, Tommy Pederson

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Bones Apart is an English all-female trombone quartet. The group formed in 1999 at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester. As of 2008, the group includes Becky Smith, Lorna McDonald, Jayne Murrill, and Helen Vollam. Former members include Carol Jarvis, Becca Harper, Camilla Tveit and Arlene Macfarlane.


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Tours and performances

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The quartet has toured throughout Europe, Japan and in the United States including performances at the International Trombone Festival, the International Women's Brass Conference, the Spanish Brass Festival, and the Edinburgh International Festival, Scandinavian Trombone Festival, Lieksa Brass Week, Vilnius Festival, Bury St Edmunds Festival, Leicester International Music Festival, Sauerland-Herbst Festival, Eastern Trombone Workshop in Washington.


The group won the 2001 Royal Over-Seas League Competition and has also won the Philip Jones Award.


Bones Apart has released four albums.

  • No More Blues (2002)
  • Enigma (2006)
  • four4four (2009)
  • ten (2009) - 10th anniversary CD

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    Variations on 'Annie Laurie' - PryorTen · 2009
    iii: Prelude No 3 'Spanish Prelude'Ten · 2009
    Tico Tico no Fuba - De AbreuTen · 2009


    Bones Apart Wikipedia