Week 174 – Recent Affairs

March 30, 2017

This weeks show is a round up of recent news.This includes the celebration of St Patrick's Day, The 100th Birthday of Vera Lynn and the sad attacks on Westminster in London.


Week 173 - More from the Shed

March 23, 2017

John Leeming is back at the microphone this week to delight us with more from his archive...and garden shed! With music from around the world and from past and present, be sure to tune in. Artists incude Harold Ramsay, Tom Hazleton, Simon Gledhill and many more!


Week 171 - Salt’s Sweet Music with Nicholas Martin

March 16, 2017

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.


Week 171 - A Musical Portrait Of The 1950’s

March 9, 2017

On this week's show we visit the musical word of the 1950's, arguably the last decade of popular light music. Tracks incude Be My Love, Forgotten Dreams, a selection from Guys & Dolls and many more!


Week 170 - It’s Nice To Go Trav’ling

March 2, 2017

On this weeks show Damon takes you on some musical travels - to the Sky, Sea, Wheels and Rails. Tracks incude Come Fly With Me, Sailing, A Motor Ride, Chattanooga Choo Choo and many more!


Week 169 - Among My Souvenirs

February 23, 2017

On this week's show John Leeming delves into his own archive and plays a mix bag of his favourites, many of which are private recordings John has made over the years. Artists include Robinson Cleaver, Dan Bellomy, David Shepherd and many more!


Week 168 - Simply Sounds Like Simon

February 16, 2017

On this weeks show we visit the Leisure Centre in Woking for a console work out by International star Simon Gledhill. The sounds of the Mighty Wurlitzer work well in the hall and what you hear on the show is taken from a live performance last year.  Apart from the wonderful music Simon also talks to Len Rawle who with his team look after the Wurlitzer.


Week 167 - Getting To Know You: How It Started For You

February 9, 2017

On this weeks show James Mclean reads out memories of how it started for you - along with the inspiring artists or instrument. Artists incude Reginald Dixon, Foort and Porter, Nigel Ogden, Michael Maine and many more!

Next month James invites you write in and share you memories on ‘Your favourite selection from a musical'. Please e-mail organist.encores@gmail.com and mark your subject line as Getting To Know You


Week 166 - Recent CD Sounds

February 2, 2017

On this weeks show Damon plays tracks from recent CD releases from the UK's top theatre organists. Artists include, Phil Kelsall, Nicholas Martin, Simon Gledhill and many more!


Week 165 - Steve Tovey Remembered

January 26, 2017

On this weeks show Damon remembers Steve Tovey with a programme of tracks which were all favourites of Steve's. We sadly lost Steve last year by Cameron Lloyd suggested I waited until now, as last week would have seen Steve's 70th Birthday. Steve was quite a character who I was pleased to have met on a number of occasions and he was always full of enthusiasm so long as there was ENTERTAINMENT!