Episode 387 – Give Me The Simple Life

On this weeks show Damon has given himself the simple life, by selecting tracks from recent CDs. The show includes tracks from Howard Beaumont, Mark Laflin, Donald MacKenzie, Christian Cartwright and four from the recent ATOS convention CD.

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Music Played

Our DirectorChristian CartwrightPipes in the Peaks, Ashbourne

3/19 Compton
Pipes In The Peaks & Christian Cartwright (PIP004)2019
Morning Has BrokenHoward BeaumontCommunity Centre, Ryhope

3/9 Compton
Fairview Studios (HB 111)2019
Give Me The Simple LifeJerry NaganoAuditorium Theatre, Rochester NY

4/22 Wurlitzer
American Theatre Organ Society (ATOS 2019)2019
Midnight In MayfairAlex JonesFirst Universalist Church, Buffalo NY

3/13 Hope-Jones
American Theatre Organ Society (ATOS 2019)2019
Somewhere In TimeNathan AvakianRiviera Theatre, North Tonawanda NY

3/16 Wurlitzer
American Theatre Organ Society (ATOS 2019)2019
Cheek To Cheek/Top HatSimon GledhillClemens Centre, Buffalo NY

4/32 Wurlitzer-Marr & Colton
American Theatre Organ Society (ATOS 2019)1961
Her Name Is MaryMark LaflinSt. John Vianney Church, Clayhall London

3/7 Compton
Cinema Organ Society (COS131)2018
Sweet SueDonald MacKenzie Odeon Leicester Square, London

5c/17 Compton
Musiqua (201801)2018

Episode 80 – Donald MacKenzie Live at Tywyn

On this week’s show we are delighted to be returning to Tywyn and the ex-Granada Woolwich Wurlitzer. Donald MacKenzie (from London’s Odeon Leicester Square) presents a programme of favourite music, demonstrating the many sounds of this fine Wurlitzer pipe organ.

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Happy Listening!

Music Played

Dudley Beaven – We Saw The Sea/Portrait Of A Toy Soldier – Private Recording courtesy of John Leeming

Donald MacKenzie –

‘Bless The Bride’ Selection : Bless The Bride/This Is My Lovely Day/I Have Never Kissed Before/Ma Belle Margurite/Oh What Will Mother Say

Lady Of Spain/Laura/Sidewalk Serenade

Nights Of Gladness

Weather Selection: Powder Your Face With Sunshine/We’ll All Go Riding On A Rainbow/Shine/Blue Skies/Painting The Clouds With Sunshine/Happy Days Are Here Again (including Land Of My Fathers)

Recorded by Damon Cox – Copyright Musiqua 2015

With thanks to John Smallwood (Organ Curator)

Episode 42 – Donald Mackenzie broadcasts from Tywyn

This weeks show is a special broadcast given by Donald Mackenzie in front of a live audience at the Tywyn Wurlitzer. So, sit back and re-live the golden age of radio!

Hope you Enjoy!

DM Twywn

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Music Played

Down The Mall

‘The Boy Friend’ Selection: The Boy Friend/All I Want Is A Room In Bloomsbury/It’s Never Too Late To Fall In Love/Fancy Forgetting/I Could Be Happy With You/Won’t You Charleston With Me/Poor Little Pierette

Wedding Of The Painted Doll/Doreen/Choo Choo Samba

Welsh Tunes: The Ash Grove/All Through The Night


Happy Selection: I Want To Be Happy/Sometimes I’m Happy/Spread A Little Happiness/Today I Feel So Happy/I Want To Be Happy (reprise)

All musical arrangements by Donald Mackenzie Recorded by Damon Cox. Thanks to John Smallwood for his permission to record the Organ. (c) 2014