Big band and organ concert

The Ockbrook Big Band,.
The Ockbrook Big Band,.

THE Pipes In The Peaks venue at Thorpe, near Ashbourne, is to host a concert entitled The Organ, The Big Band and Me, on June 9.

The concert will feature resident organist Christian Cartwright plus special guests The Ockbrook Big Band.

The gig aims to bring back memories of some of the great music played by the bands of Glenn Miller and Duke Ellington, to name a couple.

Christian Cartwright will be at the controls of the Mighty Compton organ, together with the 17-piece Ockbrook Big Band. They will play both solo items and also some duets during the show.

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Tickets are by prior booking only. For more information, call on 01335 350 258 or 0777 800 5729 or visit