An Alan Fernie arrangement that is enough to give you watery eyes and take you back to the days of steam age
- Piece: Ticket To Ride;
- Composer: Lennon/McCartney;
- Arranger: Alan Fernie.
A great tune could transport us back to a particular point in our lives. On a personal note, Freddie Mercury’s Living On My Own takes me back to Blackpool in 1993. It’s Immaterial’s Driving Away From Home always reminds me of the Ewing School in West Didsbury. There are few tunes that could get us longing for steam power over the Pennines instead of state-of-the-art Azuma trains on the East Coast Main Line.Continue reading “Brass Banding Goes Pop: EM60’s 2020 Advent Calendar: 7. Ticket To Ride”