Les Miserables

Rehearsals are now underway for WIckersley Youngstars next big production – Les Miserables. I’m MD’ing and it promises to be a great show with the kids already stepping up a gear or two in preparation. The show runs from Monday 2nd November to Thursday 5th November. Tickets are available from...

Waterphone and singing bowls!

Today I played with the Scarborough Symphony Orchestra at the Methodist Central Hall, Scarborough. The programme contained the following pieces- Paul WILSON – fig j (world première) GLIÈRE – Concerto for Coloratura Soprano (Elaine Dave) SAINT-SAËNS – Danse Macabre LIADOV – The Enchanted Lake BORODIN – Polovtsian Dances The weird and wonderful; the Paul Wilson piece Fig J called for a waterphone and singing bowls! not an everyday occurrence but very...

Sister Act

I’ve been doing Sister Act for Croft House Theatre Company this week at the Lyceum in Sheffield – A great feel good show with some great music and percussion parts...