Week 325 – From Nigel Ogden’s Archive: Looking Back

On this week’s show Nigel Ogden is back in his archive with some tracks from his CD’s recorded over the years.

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 Music played –

Track Artist Organ Record Label Year
Can-Can Polka Nigel Ogden  

Free Trade Hall, Manchester

4/20 Wurlitzer

 

OS Digital (OS201) 1993
Alles Was Du Bist Nigel Ogden  

Hereford Cathedral

4m Willis

 

OS Digital (OS242) 1999
Jerome Kern Medley Nigel Ogden  

Tower Ballroom, Blackpool

3/14 Wurlitzer

 

OS Digital (OS214) 196
The Look Of Love Nigel Ogden  

Tower Ballroom, Blackpool

3/14 Wurlitzer

 

Sanctuary Records Group Ltd (PLSCD 757) 2005
How High The Moon Nigel Ogden  

Hammond Commodore with HL722 Leslie speaker

 

OS Digital (OS251) 2001
Fleetwood Fisherwoman Nigel Ogden  

St. Annes-On-Sea Parish Church

3m Rushworth & Dreaper

 

RHD Sounds (RHD0308) 2008
Fanfare Nigel Ogden  

St George’s Church, Stockport

3m Forster & Andrews/Compton

 

OS Digital (OS221) 1996
The Charge Of The Light Brigade Nigel Ogden  

Plaza Cinema, Stockport

3/11 Compton

 

Soundline Recordings (SLO4025) 2002
You Ought To Be In Pictures Nigel Ogden  

Plaza Cinema, Stockport

3/11 Compton

 

Soundline Recordings (SLO4025) 2002
Celebration March Nigel Ogden  

Town Hall, Stockport

4/20 Wurlitzer

 

Grasmere Recordings (GRCD129) 2008

 

Week 320 – From Nigel Ogden’s Archive: Contrasts

On this week’s show Nigel Ogden is back in his archive with some historic new year broadcasts as well as concert excepts featuring rarely heard instruments!

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 Music played –

Track Artist Organ Record Label Year
Vanessa Lyn Larsen  

Opera House, Blackpool

3/13 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1977
Harry Woods Hits Horace Finch  

Empress Ballroom, Blackpool

3/13 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1969
High School Cadets March Trevor Willettes  

Paramount/Odeon Leeds

3/19 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1967
Barwick Green Adrian Lucus  

City Hall, Hull

 

3m Compton

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1989
Portrait Of A Toy Soldier Nigel Ogden  

St. John Vianney Church, Clayhall London

3/7 Compton

 

Nigel Ogden Archive ????
‘Guy’s & Dolls’ Selection Nigel Ogden  

Granada, Harrow, London

3c/8 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive ????

 

Week 316 – From Nigel Ogden’s Archive: Swingin’ Sleigh Bells

On this week’s show Nigel Ogden is back in his archive and pulls out some festive treats ranging from Welte to Wurlitzer! This show will certainly get you in the seasonal spirit!

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 Music played –

Track Artist Organ Record Label Year
Swingin’ Sleigh Bells Nigel Ogden  

Free Trade Hall, Manchester

4/20 Wurlitzer

 

OS Digital (OS 210) 1974
Christmas Eve Nigel Ogden  

Compton 363 Electrone

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 2018
St. Petersburg Sledge Drive Paul Mania  

Lindstrom Studios

 

Coronet Sound Productions (NCM 214) 1998
Scottish Medley Sandy MacPherson  

Gaumont State, Kilburn

4/16 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1963
Donegal Cradle Song Nigel Ogden  

Free Trade Hall, Manchester

4/20 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1990
Christmas Fantasy Keith Beckingham  

Granada, Tooting London

4/14 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1967

 

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

 

Week 307 – From Nigel Ogden’s Archive: Broadcast Memories

On this week’s show Nigel Ogden is back in his archive and pull out another eight tracks from the golden age of the broadcasting organist – Simple as that!

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 Music played –

Track Artist Organ Record Label Year
Ginger Snap William Davies  

Town Hall Watford

3/16 Compton

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1961
Doreen

‘Lilac Time’ Selection

Doreen Chadwick  

Paramount/Odeon Manchester

4/20 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1965
Powder Your Face With Sunshine

Shamrock Swing

Stanley Tudor  

BBC Theatre Organ No.2 Hoxton

5/27 Möller

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1958
Tartan Doll Robinson Cleaver  

Hammond Organ

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 19864
Hello Dolly Jerry Allen & His Tro  

Hammond Organ

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1964
Ca Ces’t Paris Watson Holmes  

Opera House, Blackpool

3/13 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1966
Pagan Love Song

Half A Sixpence

Summer Holiday

Bobby Pagan  

Ritz Richmond, London

3/8 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1967
Around The Marble Arch George Blackmore  

Regal/Odeon Marble Arch, London

4/37 Christie

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1964

 

Week 303 – From Nigel Ogden’s Archive: A Self Portrait II

On this week’s show Nigel Ogden is back in his archive and pulls out a selection of tracks featuring himself at several organs in the UK & in Holland – Many of the recordings on this show feature instruments that have since moved on.

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 Music played –

Track Artist Organ Record Label Year
The Seven Seas Nigel Ogden  

Town Hall Ossett

3/13 Compton-Christie

 

NTOT Kinura (NCS 109) 1990
Trumpet Voluntary Nigel Ogden  

Town Hall Manchester

5m Cavaille-Coll

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1996
Oklahoma Selection Nigel Ogden  

City Theater Amsterdam, Holland

4/17 Strunk

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1983
Summer Of ’42 Sweet/Gingerbread Man Nigel Ogden  

AVRO Radio Studio, Hilversum, Holland

4/19 Standaart-Compton

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1980’s
Seven Brides For Seven Brothers / Festal Day Nigel Ogden  

Majestic Cinema, Cradley Heath

3/10 Christie

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1983
Those Were The Days/Irving Berlin Medley Nigel Ogden  

Granada, Clapham Junction, London

3c/8 Wurlitzer

 

Nigel Ogden Archive 1978

 

Week 300 – TOENC @ 300

On this week’s show we celebrate 300 shows with a bumper programme lasting a full hour. We throw spotlight on the archives, Hammond Electronic and up-to-date sounds! The show also features a rare chat between Damon, Nigel & John.

Here’s to the next 300!

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Music played 

Track Artist Organ Record Label Year
Happy Days Are Here Again Damon Cox  

Barry Earl Residence, Leighton Buzzard

3/15 Wurlitzer

 

Damon Cox Archive 2019
Tiger Rag Reginald Dixon  

Tower Ballroom, Blackpool

3/14 Wurlitzer

 

Damon Cox Archive 1958
‘Top Of The Bill’ Selection Reginald Porter-Brown  

Ritz Richmond

3/8 Wurlitzer

 

Damon Cox Archive 1965
Dance Of The Blue Marionettes Gerald Shaw  

Regal/Odeon Marble Arch, London

4/37 Christie

 

Damon Cox Archive 1951
The Hedge Hopper The Music Of Jerry Allen & His Trio  

Hammond Electronic

 

Rex Recordings – Highnote Ltd 2010
Rain Shadows Bryan Rodwell & BBC Big Band  

Big Band & Hammond Electronic

 

Private Recording (Tim Wills) 1983
Rio Chambira David Lowe  

Streatham Ice Rink

Hammond C3

 

COS Tapes (COS104) 1984
Coffee In The Morning And Kisses At Night

Through The Courtesy Of Love

Let’s Fall In Love

Nigel Ogden  

St. John Vianney Church, Clayhall London

3/7 Compton

 

COS Tapes (COS114) 1988
I Cover The Waterfront Len Rawle  

Musical Museum, Brentford

3/12 Wurlitzer

 

Tonawanda Sound (TWS 2018D) 2000
Alone Again, Naturally Mark Laflin  

Neuadd Pendre, Tywyn

3c/9 Wurlitzer

 

Laflin Productions (ML001) 2012
Cha Cha Cha:

Mangos

Swinging Down The Lane

Phil Kelsall  

Tower Ballroom, Blackpool

3/14 Wurlitzer

 

Grasmere Records (GRCD108) 2001
My Old Flame Chris McPhee  

Capri Theatre, Adelaide

4/29 Wurlitzer

 

Chris McPhee (CMCD003) 1999
You Don’t Like It – Not Much Jim Riggs  

Barton

 

TBC 1991
I Concentrate on You Simon Gledhill  

Century II Wichita

4/38 Wurlitzer

 

Wichita Theatre Organ Inc (WTOS438) 2009
My Heart Belongs To Daddy

Lets Do It

Let’s Misbehave

Robert Wolfe  

Thursford Collection, Fakenham

3/19 Wurlitzer

 

Wolfe Productions (WPCD 17) 2011