Radio: Sunday Bandstand

More great music to enjoy around the globe from Chris Helme in the heart of Yorkshire.

  More great music from Chris Helme

Sunday Bandstand 4th October 2020

Produced and presented by Chris Helme. For further information please see www.chrishelme-brighouse.org.uk and follow the Sunday Bandstand links for this play list and previous shows dating back to 2014.

The show is always open for questions, requests and we are always happy to play tracks and promote your new CD recording.

Check out my website for duplicate and triplicate CDs I am selling to make room for new ones arriving. Having bought 350 from the US.

The show is now playing on:
Phoenix FM 96.7: Calderdale (2pm — 4pm; Sunday)
Drystone Radio: FM 103.5 Colne, Lancashire (2pm — 4pm; Sunday)
Wythenshawe FM 97.2: Manchester (9pm — 11pm; Sunday)
Lionheart Radio: FM 107.3 Alnwick, Northumberland (1pm — 3pm; Sunday)
Tempo FM: 107.4 Wetherby, North Yorkshire (8pm — 9pm; Sunday)
Preston Hospital Radio: Lancashire (12noon to 2pm; Sunday)
Wigan FM Internet: (2pm — 4pm; Sunday)
Brass Band Radio: Haxby, York (2pm — 4pm; Sunday)
World FM Internet: Wellington, New Zealand (2pm — 4pm; Thursday)
BAM Web Radio: Italy (2pm — 4pm; Sunday)
Smooth Hits Radio: Galway, Ireland (4pm — 6pm; Sunday)
Castlemaine FM 88: Castlemaine, Australia (2pm — 4pm; Sunday)

Click this link: https://www.mixcloud.com/ChrisHelme/sunday-bandstand-4-october-2020/


Rhythm and Blues
Philip Sparke
Opening for the weekly show
Foden's Band
MD: Michael Fowles (2010)

The Gael
Dougie Maclean arr. Andrew Duncan
Lindley Band
MD: Neil Jowett (2002)

Eric Ball
New York Staff Band
BM: Ron Waiksnoris (2005)

Ben Hollins
Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band
MD: Erik Janssen (2017)

In Dublin's Fair City
Roy Newsome
Soloist: Graham McEvoy
Besses o'th' Barn Band
MD: Roy Newsome (1980)

Brass Blues!
Spencer Williams, arr. Alan Fernie
Black Dyke Band
MD: Dr. Nicholas Childs (2004)

Boundless Spirit
Martin Cordner
International Band of the Salvation Army
BM: Dr. Stephen Cobb (2017)

Aristotle's Air
Christopher Bond
National Brass Band of New Zealand
MD: Nigel Weeks (2017)

Colour of Brass
Bertrand Moren
Brass Band De Bazuin Oenkerk
MD: Klaas Van Der Woude (2009)

Under The Double Eagle
Joseph Wagner arr. Gordon Langford
Whitworth Vale & Healey Veterans Band
MD: Roy Newsome (2010)

Goff Richards
Britannia Building Society Band
MD: Howard Snell (1994)

Down by the Salley Garden
Traditional arr. Leigh Baker
Soloist: Kirsty Abbotts
Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band
MD: Allan Ramsay (2006)

Overture: Norma
Vincenzo Bellini arr. Howard Lorriman
Buy as you View Cory Band
MD: Dr. Robert Childs (2004)

Blue Bells of Scotland
Arthur Pryor
Soloist: Lionel Fumeaux
Pianist Ekaterina Ivanova (2016)

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
John Williams arr. Ray Farr
Cuyahoga Valley Brass Band
MD: Keith Wilkinson (2000)

Rose of Tralee
Traditional arr. Alan Fernie
Sellers Engineering Band
MD: Douglas Blackledge (2006)

Losing My Mind
Stephen Sondheim arr. Bill Charleson
Vocalist Jessa Liversidge
Shepherd Group Brass
MD: Richard Wilton (2018)

Reflection of Colours
III. Finale Furioso — Red
Thomas Trachsel
Black Dyke Band
MD: Dr. Nicholas Childs (2009)

Washington Post March
J. P Sousa arr. Major Peter Parkes
Williams Fairey Band
MD: Major Peter Parkes (1996)

Rhythm and Blues
Philip Sparke
Closing for weekly show Foden's Band
MD: Michael Fowles (2010)

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