Week 174 – Recent Affairs

This weeks show is a round up of recent news.This includes the celebration of St Patrick’s Day, The 100th Birthday of Vera Lynn and the sad attacks on Westminster in London.

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Music played –

Gerald Shaw – Irish Washerwoman – Concert Recording 1968

Stanley Wylie – Medley Of Irish Ballads – COS 1995

Joseph Seal – Back To Old Ireland – Private Recording c1950’s

Vic Hammett – How Are Things In Glocca Morra? – Concert Recording 1966

Nicholas Martin – The White Cliffs Of Dover – Turners 1987

John Mann – Anniversary Waltz – BFCD 2006

Dudley Savage – Auf Widerseh’n – DST Unknown Date

Keith Beckingham – We’ll Meet Again – OKROLLEM 2015

Chris Elliot – Westminster – Unknown Label 1998

 

 

 

 

Week 173 – More from the Shed

John Leeming is back at the microphone this week to delight us with more from his archive…and garden shed! With music from around the world and from past and present, be sure to tune in. Artists incude Harold Ramsay, Tom Hazleton, Simon Gledhill and many more!

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Music played –

Armsbee Bancroft – Cheek to Cheek – Private recording c1976

Bryan Rodwell – I Hear Music – Concert Recording 1967

Jim Roseveare – Spring Will Be A Little Late This Year – Premier Recordings 1997

Harold Ramsay – Two Cigarettes in the Dark – Parlophone 78 c1934

Joe Marsh – Time on My Hands – Pipetone 1982

Tom Hazleton – Don’t Be That Way – COS 1988

Simon Gledhill – September in the Rain – Private recording c1995

Unknown organist – Happy Days are Here Again – Private recording pre-1960

Week 172 – Salt’s Sweet Music with Nicholas Martin

On this weeks show we feature star organist Nicholas Martin with a programme of music played on the wonderful Wurlitzer in the Victoria Hall, Saltaire. The show includes, marches, ballads, music for dancing and a section of hits form the 1960’s.

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Music played –

Happy Days Are Here Again

Vienna Forever/Circus Renz

You Raise Me Up

Dancing At Saltaire: You Belong To Me/All Of Me/Goodnight Vienna/???/It Don’t Mean A Thing/Caravan

1960’s Selection: Side Saddle/Here, There and Everywhere/Help/A Hard Days Night/Yesterday/China Tea/Roulette/Enjoy Yourself

Hey Look Me Over

All tracks played by Nicholas Martin on the 3/11 Wurlitzer in The Victoria Hall Saltaire. Recorded by Damon Cox on a Zoom H2N. Organ tuned and maintained David Lowe and members of the COS northern district. Thanks to Richard Stephenson for giving permission for this to be broadcast.

Week 171 – A Musical Portrait Of The 1950’s

On this week’s show we visit the musical word of the 1950’s, arguably the last decade of popular light music. Tracks incude Be My Love, Forgotten Dreams, a selection from Guys & Dolls and many more!

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Music played –

Ernest Broadbent – Marching Strings – EMI/One-Up 1974

Simon Gledhill – Be My Love – BBC 1989

George Wright -Lullaby Of Birdland – Dot Records

Len Rawle – Cry Me A River – TWS 1997

Jospeh Seal – ‘Guys And Doll’s’ Selection: Guys And Doll’s/A Woman I Love/Take Back Your Mink/Sit Down You’re Rocking The Boat/I’ll Know/If I Were A Bell – Parlophone circa 1958

Jelani Eddington – Forgotten Dreams – RJE Productions 2006

Robert Wolfe – Side Saddle/China Tea/Old Pianna Rag – Thursford 1989

 

 

Week 170 – It’s Nice To Go Trav’ling

On this weeks show Damon takes you on some musical travels – to the Sky, Sea, Wheels and Rails. Tracks incude Come Fly With Me, Sailing, A Motor Ride, Chattanooga Choo Choo and many more!

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Music played –

Gerald Shaw – Sentimental Journey – Carwall circa 1960’s

Simon Gledhill – Come Fly With Me – ATOS 2009

Ernest Broadbent – Sailing – EMI 1977

Jim Riggs – On A Slow Boat To China – Melody Makers 1989

Mark Herman – Driving Down The Highway – 2006

Henry Croudson – A Motor Ride – NTOT 1989

Robert Wolfe – The Coronation Scott/The Orient Express – Thursford 1989

Jackie Brown – Chattanooga Choo Choo – Concert recording 1968

Len Rawle – It’s Nice To Go Trav’ling – TWS 1972