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Radio: World of Brass

More music on the airwaves from John Maines

  More music over the airwaves from John Maines

John Maines invites you to listen to World of Brass Radio

A new programme every Friday heard 24/7 52 weeks! Also catch up with previous programmes. Please feel free to like this post!

Latest episode

Listen now to the latest episode from 9th March 2018

www.worldofbrassradio.com or click on the radio icon on: www.worldofbrass.com.

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9th March:

William Himes
Bellshill SA
Conductor: Yvonne Ferguson

Morning Noon and Night in Vienna
Franz von Suppe
Conductor: Russell Gray

John Allen
Conductor: Dr. Stephen Cobb
Soloist: David Daws

Emile Waldteufel
Conductor: Elgar Howarth

Peter Graham
Chalk Farm
Conductor: Michael Clack

Len Ballantine
Norwich Citadel
Conductor: Richard Woodrow

Mary of Argyle
George Hawkins
St. Hilda's Professional
Conductor: James Oliver
Soloist: Jack Mackintosh

Four Spanish Impressions
Rodney Newton
Conductor: James Gourlay

Swedish Hymn
Peter Graham
New York Staff
Conductor: Ron Waiksnoris
Soloist: Gordon Ward

Call of the Gospel
Martin Cordner
Bellshill SA
Conductor: Yvonne Ferguson


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