Sunday Bandstand 17 January 2016

Sunday Bandstand 17 January 2016

Jack Mackintosh was born in Sunderland on 22.Sept 1891. He was a more or less self-taught cornet player from the age of six years picking up a cornet fortuitously left lying around the house. His first professional engagement at the age of 15 was at the Hamilton Picture House where he played to the silent films twice nightly and a matinee performance for 35 shillings a week. He caught rheumatic fever in 1907, which took one year of discipline and exercise to overcome. Jack joined Hetton Colliery at the Crystal Palace in 1912 and joined the front-row cornet section of St. Hilda's lead by Arthur Laycock in 1913. Jack joined Harton Colliery after they won at Belle Vue in 1919 and was their solo cornetist through to 1930. In the same year he was invited to join the BBC Symphony Orchestra and on retirement in 1952 his son Ian Mackintosh took his place in the trumpet section leaving Jack time to concentrate on teaching at the Royal Military School of Music, Kneller Hall. He died in 1979.

Playlist 17 January 2016

Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke   - Opening for weekly show Foden's Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010  

Slavonic Dance No. 8 - Antonin Dvorak Arr: Ronald Hanmer - Black Dyke Mills Band MD: James Watson - 1992

Themes from Beethoven's 5th Symphony - Beethoven Arr: Denis Wright - CWS (Manchester) Band MD: Alex Mortimer - 1969

Slipstream - Paul Lovatt-Cooper - Trombone Soloist Brett Baker with the Flowers Band MD: Paul Holland - 2015

Adagio - Samuel Barber Arr: Howard Snell - Eikanger-Bjørsvik Musikklag MD: Ray Farr - 1999

Russky Percussky - Goff Richards - Percussion Soloist Cathy Gilbertson-White with the Desford Colliery Caterpillar Band - MD: James Watson - 1990

Waltz: Masquerade - Aram Khachaturian Arr: Stuart Johnson - Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band MD: David James - 1979

Jupiter from the Planets Suite - Gustav Holst Arr: Derek Ashmore - Grimethorpe Colliery Band MD: Derek Ashmore - 1972

Lucille - Percy Code - Cornet Soloist Jack Mackintosh accompanied by a Military Band - 1930

March Calder - Drake Rimmer - Brighouse and Rastrick Band MD: Professor Walter B. Hargreaves - 1969

St Magnus - Kenneth Downie - Buy as you View Cory Band MD: Dr Robert Childs - 2004

Australis - Derick Kane - Euphonium Soloist Derick Kane with the International Staff Band Of The Salvation Army BM: Dr. Stephen Cobb - 2015

Danny Boy Arr: Barrie Gott - Ransome Band MD: Russell Gray - 2001

The Last of the Mohicans  - Trevor Jones - Williams Fairey Band MD: Marc Reift - 2008

The Adventurers - Martin Cordner - International Staff Band of the Salvation Army BM: Dr. Stephen Cobb - 2015

Finale: Symphony No. 4 - Tchaikovsky - Arr: Derek Ashmore - Wingates Temperance Band MD: Dennis Wilby - 1979

Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke   - Closing for weekly show Foden's Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010

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