Author: Lambeth Wind Orchestra

From Gallifrey to Greenwich

It has recently been announced that Jodie Whittaker will be the next Doctor Who.

Jodie Whittaker as the Doctor

Lambeth Wind Orchestra was so excited by the news of a freshly regenerated Time Lord by Christmas, that we simply had to treat Sundays audience of the Greenwich Park bandstand to a rendition of the Doctor Who theme. This is the modern Murray Gold version of the original Ron Grainer theme, arranged for concert band by John Holland.

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The weather was glorious and Greenwich really is one of our favourite venues. There are some more videos of this bandstand concert on the Gallery page.

If you missed your chance to talk to the folks from the Friends of Greenwich Park, you can see the upcoming events for the park here and please consider becoming a member. It’s only £5! It is only due to groups such as these that keep the bandstands tradition alive.

We are next performing on Sunday 20th August in Clapham Common from 3 o’clock, and again on Sunday 10th September at the Herne Hill Music Festival from 11AM. For more information see our upcoming events page.

Now. No time to waste. Better make for the TARDIS before the Daleks exterminate exterminate exterminate exterminate exter…

Bringing Broadway to Myatts Fields Park!

Have you seen the Broadway musical 42nd street yet? It’s absolutely fantastic.


Lambeth Wind Orchestra made their triumphant return to Myatts Fields Park on Sunday, 23rd July. The rain threatened but held off and the enthusiastic audience loved our rendition of 42nd street. Luckily an audience member had their smartphone handy and captured our efforts! See below:

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There are some more videos of this bandstand concert on the Gallery page.

Don’t forget you can catch us next on Sunday 6th August in Greenwich Park, and Sunday 20th August in Clapham Common. Check out our upcoming events here.

If you haven’t seen 42nd street on the West End, make sure you go see it soon!