Week 312 – From Nigel Ogden’s Archive: Whirling the Empress again

On this week’s show Nigel Ogden is back in his archive and throws spotlight on the Empress Ballroom, Blackpool Wurlitzer with tracks featuring the organ during its time both in the Ballroom and in the BBC Playhouse Theatre, Manchester.

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 Music played –

Track Artist Organ Record Label Year
Sylvia Nigel Ogden  

BBC Playhouse Manchester

3/13 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1974
El Gatito Ernest Broadbent  

BBC Playhouse Manchester

3/13 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1978
Frasquita Serenade Peter Jebson  

BBC Playhouse Manchester

3/13 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1976
Hell’s Bells Theme Nigel Ogden  

BBC Playhouse Manchester

3/13 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1985
Selection – The Arcadians Nigel Ogden  

BBC Playhouse Manchester

3/13 Wurlitzer

 

Grosvenor Records (GRS 1140) 1983
Samba Chromatique Horace Finch  

Empress Ballroom, Blackpool

3/13 Wurlitzer

 

Damon Cox Archive 1950’s
Selection – The Dancing Years Horace Finch  

Empress Ballroom, Blackpool

3/13 Wurlitzer

 

Damon Cox Archive 1960

 


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