Herne Hill Music Fest/Herne Hill Market Bandstand No. 2 this Sun Sept 8th!
The Herne Hill Music Festival presents its second free Bandstand event in as many weeks for Herne Hill's Sunday Market, Sept 8th, from 11-3pm. Outside Herne Hill Station in Railton Rd SE24 0JN. Three acts with the headliner on stage for two turns.
11am Lambeth Wind Orchestra
12 noon The Ben Croft Trio
1pm Lambeth Wind Orchestra
2pm Dee Dee's Collective
Lambeth Wind Orchestra is a concert band of around 40 members based in Herne Hill. LWO perform on bandstands around London, and concert programmes have included music by Holst, Grainger and Vaughan Williams, as well as newly written pieces by London based composers. Ben Croft is a prodigy, having begun his musical career aged 7. Over the last 10 years he has mostly been based in the US and has performed with artists such as Belinda Carlisle, The Temptations and the Platters. The Dee Dee's Collective is an ensemble based out of Dee Dee's Cafe and Jazz Bar on Herne Hill. DC is our wildcard on the day: anything goes!
Listen to some of the acts on the web!
LWO on Youtube playing some Sousa ... a lot of which is exactly the same as the Monty Python TV series theme, aka the Liberty Bell March! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SirolRSSfjA
Get a listen to Ben Croft playing with Rha Stranges, 'I Love You So!' on Soundcloud, he's got the marvellous opening: https://soundcloud.com/rhastranges/i-love-you-so ... lots more on the Rha Stranges Soundcloud pages, another one worth checking out is 'The Moon and Her Son', all from the forthcoming album.
You can also hear 'Fly Far Away From You' from Rha Strangers with Ben on keys, in the embedded audio player under the photos below. Just click play! See you for the gig on the day!