The Orchestra Pit The Orchestra Pit

March 2011


Mark Braby, Shaun Hendry and Emile Pesik present the latest in an ongoing series of genuinely alternative after-office live entertainments. Admission is free to members (show your membership card) otherwise sign in for membership. Donations, to the performers, will be sought.

Friday 25th March

Those who performed (in no particular order):

Roshi - Roshi Nasehi and her Pars Radio chum(s) return both triumphant and resplendent with a brand spanking new EP. It's called 'Mehregan' after the Iranian Autumn festival which celebrates the harvest. enjoy the feast...

Nick Marsh - well according to the official website - full-time veterinary surgeon and part-time author Nick....hang on a minute! sorry, wrong one - former Flesh For Lulu frontman Marsh performs tracks from brand new album 'A Universe Between Us'....that's more like it!

Dear Thief - quite possibly the loveliest collection of band members since The Partridge Family, we welcome back the delightful trio of Yusuf, Tim & Emma for another set of tales from the lost and lonely underbelly of London life - that's you Scaledown audience, scrub up nice for the evening

Joey Herzfeld and his Band - Mr Herzfeld, enigmatic erstwhile leader of quirky combo Hooverville, shows off new material from his forthcoming album soon to be available on the Orchestra Pit Recording Company label!

Terry Edwards - Multi talented multi instrumentalist Terry Edwards returns to play at the drop of the hat. Scaledown are not sure what Mr Edwards intends to play, but We are sure that, whatever he does, it will be impressive and ‘multi’.

Murray Shelmerdine - Mr Shelmerdine is a poet, an actor, and is a co presenter of Resonance fm''s ''Poetry Now and Then'' programme. Murray shall recite some of his poetry set to backing tapes.