I had to add a post about this. It's an idea thought up by the lovely Helena Wood and by gum it's a goody!
The rules are-you must take you're grade 1 in an instrument that is alien to you by Xmas. Get sponsored for it, challenge yourself without having to run 26 miles and have a real laugh in the process! - at everyone else!
The response has been fantastic! But I don't know why that surprises me. The musicians network is truly like no other.
So let's watch this space and see how it goes. I've started my trumpet practise!