Optional charity donations now £2603 for Diamonds (Nordoff Robbins), £950 for P Gold 1 and Ruby ( Children in need ), £918 for the MUBF
Set up to ensure that these superb musicians cannot be forgotten. This unofficial website is dedicated to the musicians and staff who worked with the NVO / NDO / NRO. It is now 41 years since the NDO played for the last time.
I WOULD LIKE ANY BAND MEMBERS, ARRANGERS, CONDUCTORS / WIVES / RELATIONS WHO HAD ANY
INVOLVEMENT WITH THE BANDS TO PLEASE MAKE THEMSELVES KNOWN TO ME VIA THE WEBSITE
email us please:- ndoinfo( at )tiscali.co.uk ( at=@) ) mail - NDO mailbox, c/o Kay Dee, 54 market St, Marple, Stockport SK6 7AD
The Northern Dance and Northern Radio Orchestra Project
The NEW CD’S are all limited edition double albums - email us for more details
1972 vinyl LP
1 copy available
No longer available
An excellent introduction to the NDO with tracks from the 60’s and 70’s
Unique NDO tracks from the 50’s and 60’s
Contains superb experimental, and later stereo recordings
Tracks from the 60’s and the only known NDO recording of the ‘Wind in the Willows' suite.
Pure Gold 3
NOW AVAILABLE and includes the last stereo recordings of the band in 1972 - 74.
All the NDO/NRO CD’s can be obtained from Johnny Roadhouses shop IN PERSON at:-
23 Oxford Rd, All Saints, Manchester M1 7DU.
Phone to check stocks on 0161 273 1111
The Music of the NDO - some sadly now unavailable
Permission has been obtained to produce a double album of the Northern Radio Orchestra the last big band to play at the Playhouse Theatre in Manchester.
This should be available at the end of June 2015
The Northern Radio Orchestra
If you have recordings that you are unable to play and would like them transferred to another medium, eg CD. ASR Audio have over 30 years experience working in the fields of audio preservation and oral history.
Phone Andrew on 07762 522 051 or visit the website for more details www.asraudio.co.uk