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S.V.’s Formative Years Festive 50 (1983 – 1984)

The Fifty Tracks of My Years from September 1983 to August 1984

Popular music can take us to a particular point in our lives. It is the soundtrack of our youth, birth, marriage, Bar Mitzvah, schooldays or not-so-happier times. Throughout my life, music has played a massive part. You can either see this on East of the M60 in written form, or in my professional capacity with Future Directions CIC on Fun Time Friday.

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Brass Banding Goes Pop: EM60’s 2020 Advent Calendar: 11. Tom Jones in Concert

A medley of Tom Jones songs at a brass band concert? That’s not unusual…

  • Piece: Tom Jones in Concert
  • Composer: Various;
  • Arranger: Frank Bernaerts.

Wales has given us many great musical exports. One of them is the Manic Street Preachers. Another is The Cory Band, who starred in our fourth door in this year’s Advent Calendar. For many people, Wales is associated with Male Voice Choirs, and a certain heartthrob which gave us Delilah and The Green Green Grass of Home.

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