Episode 379 – Star Organist Showcase

On this weeks show we don’t have one star organist, but many! Damon looks back over the special programs he’s recorded and has picked a few tracks that either weren’t broadcast or we haven’t heard since they were!

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Music Played

Don’t Get Around Much Anymore/I’m Beginning To See The LightLen RawleTonawanda, Chorleywood

4/24 Wurlitzer
TOEnc Recording2014
My RomanceDavid LobbanTown Hall Ossett

3/13 Compton-Christie
TOEnc Recording2015
Punch And Judy PolkaTrevor BolshawCongregational Church, Beer

2/6 Wurlizter
TOEnc Recording2018
Without A SongKeith BeckinghamNeuadd Pendre, Tywyn

Hammond Organ
TOEnc Recording2018
1960’s Selection: Side Saddle/Here, There and Everywhere/Help/A Hard Days Night/Yesterday/China Tea/Roulette/Enjoy YourselfNicholas MartinVictoria Hall, Saltaire

3/11 Wurlitzer
TOEnc Recording2017

Episode 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.

Episode 157 – A Burton for Nick

On this week’s show Nicholas Martin takes us dancing on the 3 manual 8 rank Wurlitzer which is installed in the Town Hall at Burton-On-Trent. This fine sounding Wurlitzer was put through its paces by Nick who is no stranger to playing for dancing. So take your partners for the Ballroom Waltz, Saunter Together, Ballroom Rhumba and many more!

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Music played

Ballroom Waltz: Tenderly/Eternally

Cha Cha Cha: Wheels

Saunter Together: You Belong To Me/Don’t Balme Me/All Of Me/Misty

Mambo Magic: Mambo Italiano/Frenesi/Enjoy Yourself

Ballroom Quickstep: The Best Things In Life Are Free/You Are My Lucky Star/Ma, He’s Making Eyes At Me/The Original Dixie Land One Step

Ballroom Rhumba: All I Ask Of You/I Dreamed A Dream

Last Waltz: The Last Waltz/Let The Rest Of The World Go By/Now Is The Hour

I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside

All tacks played by Nicholas Martin. Recorded by Damon on a Zoom H2N. A big thank you to Nick for letting us record! Also thanks to Michael Thompson and all those involved with the Burton Wurlitzer for keeping the organ in tip top condition.

Episode 106 – Christmas With Nick Martin

On this weeks show the team feature some festive highlights from Nick Martins recent concert at the mighty Singing Hills Wurlitzer! Nick played several Christmassy tunes including Snow Bells, White Christmas, The First Noel and many more!

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Music played

Hey Look Me Over

Snow Bells/White Christmas/Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer/Here Comes Santa Claus/Silent Night/The First Noel/Mistletoe and Wine/Jingle Bells/12th Street Rag

When A Child Is Born/Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!/Away In A Manger/Santa Clause Is Coming To Town/Somebody Stole My Gal

White Christmas (reprise)

Recorded by Damon on a Zoom H2N. A big thank you to Nick for letting us record! Also thanks to David Houlgate for running Damon to and from the station and for keeping the organ in tip top condition and also to Frank Cornish and to Michael Hunt for letting us record

Episode 95 – Nicholas Martin at Brentford

On this weeks show Damon and James feature edited highlights from Nick Martins recent concert on the Ex-ABC Kingston Wurlitzer which is now installed in the Brentford Musical Museum. Nick plays Marches, Waltzes and Ragtime and he also talks to Damon about his career.

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Music played

Hey Look Me Over

Semper Fidelis/King Cotton

For You/I’ll Be With You In Apple Blossom Time/Under The Linden Tree

Moonlight And Roses/I Love You Because/Make Believe/Poor People Of Paris/Side Saddle/China Tea/Lucky Five/Black & White Rag

Recorded by Damon on a Zoom H2N. A big thank you to Nick for letting us record and for taking the time to talk to us! Also thanks to Richard Cole and Owen Cooper of the musical museum for keeping this fine Wurlitzer in tip top condition!