Optional charity donations now £2958 for Diamonds and Legends ( Nordoff Robbins )
£950 for P Gold 1 and Ruby ( Children in need ), £1215 for the MUBF, £142 for the Light Music Socy
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 / MRO. It is now 42 years since the NDO and 32 years since the NRO 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:- ndoinfo( at )virginmedia.com ( at=@)
New mailbox - NDO MAILBOX, c/o J Roadhouse, 123 Oxford Rd, Manchester M1 7DU
The Northern Dance and Northern Radio Orchestra Project
All our CD’S are all limited edition double albums - email us for more details
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.
Includes the last stereo recordings of the NDO in 1972 - 1974.
Celebrates the extreme musical skills of Nigel Ogden and Johnny Roadhouse in a CD set that we think is unique.
On CD 2 we celebrate the songbirds of the NDO, and some as yet unreleased tracks by the Band.
NRO Rare tracks recorded between 1974 and 1986
All in Stereo
Made as a tribute to the late Bernard Herrmann and the many Legends who played in the NDO, or worked with them
Lazy Hazy Crazy Days
The MRO at its best !
All the NDO Project CDs can be obtained from :-
Johnny Roadhouses shop IN PERSON at :-
123 Oxford Rd,
Worth phoning to check stocks
0161 273 1111
Delivery of CD’s will take 7-10 working days from order.
PLEASE NOTE MAIL ORDER IS NOT POSSIBLE FROM THE SHOP - JUST WRITE TO US AT THE ADDRESS ABOVE AND WE WILL FORWARD PURCHASE DETAILS.
Flowers of Antrim will most probably be the next to last CD set by the NDO project.
Featuring the Northern Ireland Light Orchestra, it is a snapshot in time, with music played by one of the BBC’s finest light orchestras.
Featured are arrangements of Irish reels and hornpipes, arranged and conducted by David Curry
Available now in a very limited edition!
UniqueSVO and SRO tracks thought lost forever
Gentleman and Players
Music superbly played from the variety era