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  Kent (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kent is a Swedish rock band founded in Eskilstuna in 1990, with the name Coca-Cola Kids, later Jones and Giftet (Jones and the Poison), and Havsänglar (Sea angels).
In the band's logotype, the 'k' is lower-case using the Avant Garde fonttype.
Kent hadn't toured for several months when it was announced that they would do one single performance in 2003, on June 6, the Swedish national day, in Stockholms Stadion which holds a crowd of 30,000.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kent_(band)   (1574 words)

  
 Kent City Schools News
Kent bands receive "consistent superior ratings" in competitions, even at the national level, said Dave Burroughs, who is Kent's assistant director of bands along with Jim Murphy.
Lisè Russell, who recently had two sons in the Roosevelt band, said when she chaperoned at summer band camp she was amazed at how Davis' mix of stern discipline and comic relief "got the full attention of over 150 teen-agers" and drew them into perfect marching formation in just a few concentrated days.
Kent Instrumental Music Boosters President Eileen Everett, whose younger daughter is in band, said she thinks Bill Davis would like to "quietly ride off into the sunset, like his favorite actor, John Wayne.
kent.k12.oh.us /kcs/news/davis_retirement2003.php   (822 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: KENT COUNTY
Kent County (C-11), in West Texas, is bounded on the north by Dickens County, on the west by Garza County, on the east by Stonewall County, and on the south by Scurry and Fisher counties.
Comanches of the Wanderers band dominated the area in more modern times; they were a people even more restless and wide-ranging than the other Comanches, who flourished in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries as mounted hunters and raiders.
Kent County was organized in 1892 with Clairemont as the county seat, and settlement accelerated.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/KK/hck5.html   (996 words)

  
 Kent Bio
Kent Kaled was born and raised in Chicago's Englewood area and is a lifetime "south-sider," White Sox fan, and Old Style drinker.
He started his musical quest early in life, playing trombone for the school band and singing in the church choir at Visitation grammar school and then switching to the bass guitar during the transition from grade school to high school.
The first "real" band that Kent played with was "Northwind," an 8-piece horn band that primarily did covers of "Chicago," "Blood, Sweat and Tears," and various other brass rock bands.
www.katiemusic.com /Bio/kent_bio.htm   (525 words)

  
 Kent Yarbrough My Best Friend
I don't know why Kent and I became so close...after all there was several years difference in our age...me being the old man. But we did become very good friends and started playing music and traveling together.
Band members were; Kent on mandolin, Dennis Winstead on banjo, Joe Martin on guitar, Eddie Stevens on Bass, and myself on guitar.
Kent moved from rock to country music so he could play in bands as country had more popularity in the early 90's.
djtomwhite.com /tomwhite.html   (574 words)

  
 Marching Golden Flashes Mr
The Marching Band serves as the public ambassador of the Athletic Department and the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music.
All other auditions are held during Band Camp, the week before the beginning of the fall semester.
The basketball pep band is a select group of saxophones, brass instruments, guitar, bass guitar, synthesizer and drum set that performs at all men’s and women’s basketball home games and post season tournaments.
dept.kent.edu /band/Athletic.htm   (141 words)

  
 Kent School: Campus News Archives 2002 -2003
At Kent, it’s easy to feel like college is a really big deal, but at the end of the day, it’s easy to transfer, and not every hope and dream is determined by an admissions officer who sits around judging 18-year-old students for a living.
KENT -- Some of the students whose college prep plans were wrecked or disrupted by Hurricane Katrina could be in for a radical change of locale to the Northwest Corner of Connecticut.
Kent’s head coach Jesse Klingebiel called Halleck “a fiery competitor.” From her forward position, Halleck made things difficult for Millbrook throughout the game and hit one shot so hard that it went through the keeper’s hands.
www.kent-school.edu /campusNews/campusNews.html   (5691 words)

  
 Max Bent --
If you are interested in working with Kent MacMillan as a producer/writer for a project or ordering the hard rocking new Max Bent blues CD "The Blues You Have" you can email him at maxbent2003@yahoo.ca.
Kent MacMillan's riveting guitar work -- particularly on slide guitar -- stands as strong as his ever powering vocals.
Kent claims that most of what he learned to play on guitar during his first years playing came from picking up early Black Sabbath and Rush riffs.
www.freewebs.com /maxbentexplosion   (1512 words)

  
 Kent & Deb's Place - The Southland Band   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
And the band is the way I like them, with a nice brass section.
They came to one song and said that this was a dancing song and that everyone should dance and they would give a FREE T-shirt to the one who dances the best.
There was a large group of kids (of various ages) in front of the band.
pages.sbcglobal.net /dallen4350/page3.html   (383 words)

  
 New Brass Band Music Celebrates Kent Landmarks
Landmarks off the North Kent coast were celebrated by brass bands from all over Britain on September 14th 2002 in Birmingham's Symphony Hall, where the 150th Anniversary of the first-ever Open Brass Band Championships took place.
The competing bands' new test piece is entitled The Maunsell Forts, and was commissioned by the BBC from John McCabe, who came to live in the Swale area of Kent two years ago.
The new band piece, which is dedicated to Gary and Kate, was written after a boat trip around three of them - Knock John, Shivering Sands and Red Sands - leaving from the North Kent coast, from where, on a clear day, it's possible to see them with the naked eye.
www.johnmccabe.com /news/kent.htm   (529 words)

  
 Royal Society Jazz Orchestra - About the Band Members
The band's entertaining and talented soloists are creatively spotlighted in their exciting and varied show, providing many delightful surprises.
Kent was born and raised in Stockton, California.
Kent attended San Jose State University, majoring in music and where he became principal lead trumpet player in the orchestra.
www.rsjo.com /bio.html   (3090 words)

  
 BYU NewsNet - And then there were 10 ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Members of one of Provo's newest bands, The Electoral College, say they are not as political as their name might suggest, but will campaign for their upcoming album by competing in the Battle of the Bands.
Kent wrote the song and will bring it to life on Saturday with the new members of his band.
The Holly Tanner Band consists of Peery on the guitar, Dennis Contraris on the bass, Tim Fellop on the drums, Dustin Kenyon on the keyboard, and the Holly Tanner at lead vocals.
newsnet.byu.edu /story.cfm/45746   (1809 words)

  
 Kent School: The Arts
The purpose and mission of the Kent School Music Department is to heighten students' awareness of the value of music in their lives.
Qualified students may also participate in the Connecticut All State Band, Orchestra, and Chorus; Kent students have also performed with the All Eastern Chorus and New England Music Festival.
Every student at Kent must satisfy a minor requirement in music for graduation.
www.kent.pvt.k12.ct.us /arts/music.html   (170 words)

  
 elsiesband.co.uk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
ELSIE`S BAND is one of the most prominent folk music bands to be found in the south east, well known for appearances at folk clubs, folk music festivals and folk concerts.
The band gets its` name from the landlady of the pub where they have held Sing and Play nights for many years, The Queens Arms at Cowden, Kent.
It is known familiarly as Elsies to one and all after the name of the landlady, Elsie Maynard, hence the name of the band and there are few performers in the folk music world who are not familiar with this venue.
www.elsiesband.co.uk   (846 words)

  
 Kent MusicBiz - Musicians - People   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The band was formed and the name born after a good music friend Dave Trott had died of cancer at the age of 37.
Derek was still learning, but the band decided to ask him to join the band anyway, being sure that he would soon be able to keep the beat.
The Avengers originally being an instrumental band were soon looking for a singer, Terry tried and failed miserably, some of these problem led to him leaving the band and after a little practice formed the Cossacks in which he played lead guitar.
www.kentgigs.com /musicbiz/People.html   (13607 words)

  
 The Kent Island Community Band
The Kent Island Community Band and Big Band was formed in 1994 and performs on Kent Island and the surrounding Maryland Eastern Shore area.
As is the tradition with community bands, the group includes musicians from all walks of life.
To maintain a community band of youth and adult volunteers who provide a pleasurable musical and cultural experience through concerts for community functions in Queen Anne's County Maryland and to provide a forum for band participants to continue to expand their musical training and knowledge.
www.geocities.com /kentislandcommunityband   (269 words)

  
 Betteshanger Brass Band. www.betteshanger.org
British Brass Bands are made up of Cornets, Flugelhorns, Tenor horns, Baritones, Euphoniums, Trombones, Tubas (known as basses in brass bands), and percussion; Trumpets and French Horns are not normally used.
Most bands have a huge repertoire anything from Miller to Mussorgsky or Brubeck to Bach, as well as as an ever increasing amount of original compositions specifically for Brass Band.
Competitions among bands usually consist of a performance of at least one of the following: a test piece (which may be set by the contest organisers or own choice), a march, a hymn, or an entertainment selection.
www.betteshanger.org   (630 words)

  
 Clark Kent - a rock band - Opening Page
Hi everybody; here's Clark Kent's situational update: currently the band is taking a break from gigs and focusing on writing awesome new songs.
This is partly due to the fact that Kusti's other band, Kwan, is releasing a new album in March.
Pikkis is also recording an EP for a band called Panda, so stay tuned for those ones too.
www.clarkkent.fi /ck   (143 words)

  
 The Kent Island Volunteer Band Introduction   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Kent Island Volunteer Band a non-profit organization founded to promote community involvement through music on Kent Island and in Queen Anne's County and the surrounding counties throughout Maryland.
The jazz band or stage band as it's known in some circles, plays many of those original swingin' arrangements by the Kings of Swing: Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Benny Goodman, and Woody Herman.
For those looking to employ any one of the band's services, please send e-mail to kivb@friend.ly.net As a non-profit organization, the band does not generally charge for performances.
www.friend.ly.net /users/kivb/KIVB_intro.html   (337 words)

  
 Oompah Band
Oompah Band One of the very few professional oompah bands in the UK.
Ellen is a professional harpist based in Kent.
They are a 4 piece band and DJ package and very reasonably priced.
www.oompah-bands.co.uk   (951 words)

  
 Osmosis -- jazz fusion group -- Kent, Ohio
The Kent music scene has spawned some diverse acts -- from the hard dance/rock sounds of Dink to the swingy/ska sounds of TwistOffs to the reggae grooves of First Light.
Now, another Kent band, Osmosis, which doesn't have much in common with the aforementioned bands, has released its debut, "Music" (Osmoco).
Bottom line: Osmosis shows a lot of promise and talent on their debut, "Music." The band should continue to explore the darker, jazzier melodies that they touch on with this release -- that is their strong point.
www.michaelstephens.us /osmosis/CD1.html   (459 words)

  
 Kent State University Stark Campus :: music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
At Kent Stark, I teach music methods courses, applied oboe, and chamber music ensembles, non-western music and western music courses.
I am a Diplomate - the Sudler Order - Merit which is presented by the John Philip Sousa Foundation to recognize contribution to the excellence - bands and band music.
I'm active as an arts consultant, a guest conductor and clinician for school band programs, and I present general music workshops for arts specialists and classroom teachers.
www.stark.kent.edu /music/Faculty/dr_grutzmacher.htm   (205 words)

  
 Band Grade 11   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Kent School District students in eleventh grade band will develop self-expression through the integration of skills and concepts.
1.0 Kent School District students in music will develop an appreciation of music by exploring and participating in a variety of musical experiences.
3.0 Kent School District students in music will develop participatory skills by working with and for each other toward a sense of community.
www.kent.k12.wa.us /KSD/IS/SLO/Music/Band-11.html   (638 words)

  
 DKS: Leaving Kent in their Footsteps
Footsteps, a duet spawned from the Kent-based band Purge, is no longer waiting for a big break.
The whole band had the opportunity to go to Nashville, but the other two band members had prior responsibilites in Kent and chose not to go.
As for leaving Kent State before the start of the fall semester, Warrum and Knabe are confident that they will return someday.
www.stater.kent.edu /stories_old/97sum/070997/f5a.html   (575 words)

  
 Stephen Kent: music: band profiles
However all the other band members continued recording careers: Martin Kent aka Martin Pig with a series of singles on Rough Trade and Dominic Weeks and Cass Davies with two full length LP's on Recommended Records: Het - 'Lets Het' and another with french chanteuse Hermine.
The band became 'official' at the 1987 WOMAD festival in England when Simon Tassano joined the group, making it a trio.
The band is taking an extended sabbatical while members work on other projects.
www.didjeridu.com /skent/skMusicband.html   (978 words)

  
 KENT ~ Wedding musicians
Based in London, UK, this show band performs in the UK and World Wide at the most prestigious venues, corporate events and exclusive private functions.
Immaculate presentation, harmony vocals, a professional instrumental sound and stunning lighting are the hallmarks of Riviera Breeze - THE prestige function band in the South of England.This, lively entertaining four piece combine Keyboards, Bass guitar, Drums and the latest technology to compliment the superb sound of their vocals and harmonies.
Since then the quartet has performed in all the major venues in Kent and are recommended by the most prestigious establishments e.g Eastwell Manor, Leeds Castle, Chilston Park and Howfield Manor, to name just a few.
www.wedding-service.co.uk /kentmusic.htm   (1628 words)

  
 KEntertainment Music
An earlier version of the band began around five years ago as a seven-piece known as Boodah's Toothbrush.
Penrod says that this new band has a "more organic sound," adding that it has some flavors of Boodah's Toothbrush and Dave Matthews Band.
The band recently released a 13-track studio album "Down on Franklin Street," the title of which pays homage to the very Kent bars that, Simms said, they "all vomit on."
www.stater.kent.edu /kentertainment/music/article.asp?ID=41   (442 words)

  
 Contraband - barn dance band based in Kent: Home Page
Although we are a barn dance band, the type of music is not restricted to traditional folk tunes.
If you are interested in either of these items or would like to know more about the band then e-mail .
Contraband is a Kent based barn dance band for barn dances, weddings, clubs and ceilidhs.
www.ukslotcars.co.uk /contraband/contraband.html   (397 words)

  
 Kent State Color Guard
The Kent State University Colorguard is a part of the Kent State University Marching Golden Flashes.
The marching band provides the enthusiastic spirit to the football team and the crowd (we even start the cheers!).
The colorguard is the visual aspect of the marching band performance.
www.personal.kent.edu /~hduncan/goguard   (147 words)

  
 Kent Folk
Kentfolk is still hosted on canterbury-kent.com - but should now be only directly accessed via the 'correct' address of http://www.kentfolk.com, which will take you to the latest pages.
See the Kent Folk gigs and Tickets sections for more information about all these events.
Watershed are a folk music band based in Kent, performing at ceilidhs, barn dances, folk clubs, sessions, and functions of all kinds:
www.kentfolk.com   (5837 words)

  
 TEQUILA SHOWBAND
There are five members of the band all of whom have much experience in the entertainment field.
Over the ensuing years they have spread their wings and have appeared at holiday parks for British Holidays as far away as Poole in Dorset, have worked in many of the British Army bases in the Salisbury area and played many of the clubs in the Luton area.
Next year sees the band playing even further a field as they have now taken work in Nottinghamshire.
www.tequila-showband.cwc.net   (402 words)

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