Scope and Content:
EastWard Hospital TV videos, comprising:

1) VJ Day in Brentwood 1995

2) A Christmas Celebration: Service of Nine Lessons and Carols at the Cathedral Church of St Mary and St Helen, Brentwood, with Brentwood Cathedral Singers, Cathedral Boys Choir, Diocesan Liturgical, Cathedral Brass Ensemble, Organist - Stephen King.

3) Brentwood Philharmonic Orchestra and Brentwood School Choral Society in association with Ursuline Convent High School Choir and Billericay Choral Society; Conductor - David Pickthall, recorded 23 April 1994 at Brentwood Cathedral.
Includes the first performance of 'All My Hope' by David Pickthall, written in memory of the Brentwood Philharmonic Orchestra's Co-Founder and Chairman, Charles Hilton.
Also 'Serenade for Strings, Op.20' - Edward Elgar;
'Faire is the Heaven' - William Harris;
'Gloria' - John Rutter;
'Pavane' - Gabriel Faure;
'Symphony No.3 "Organ", Op.78' - Camille Saint-Saens. Soloist - Andrew Wright.

4) Brentwood Philharmonic Orchestra - Mozart: 'Overture to the Marriage of Figaro' and 'Clarinet Concerto' (Soloist - Susan Moss); Beethoven: 'Symphony No.7'. Conductor - Graeme Wright. Recorded at Bishops Hill Adult Education Centre, 20 February 1999. This concert can be heard on the Essex Record Office YouTube channel.

5) Brentwood Philharmonic Orchestra - Suppe: 'Light Cavalry Overture'; Wagner: 'Siegfried Idyll'; Smetana: 'Vltava'; Mendelssohn: 'Symphony No.4 (The Italian Op.90)'; Ponchielli: 'Dance of the Hours'. Conductor - Michael Applewhite. Recorded at Bishops Hill Adult Education Centre, 24 April 1999.

6) Ingatestone Choral Society - 50th Anniversary Concert, with the choir of Ingatestone and Fryerning Church of England Junior School. Conductor - Bruce Pennick; Accompanist - Martyn Heald. Recorded in the Ingatestone Anglo-European School, 21 March 1998.

7) Havering Arts Council presents 'From Marie Lloyd to Lloyd-Webber' and for the Grand Finale 'Last Night of the Proms', held at the New Windmill Hall, Upminster on Sunday 25 November 2001, compered by Reg Wheeler, piano accompaniment by Sue Freeman. Performed by The YMCA Red Triangle Operatic Society, Fairkytes Accordian Band, Sweet Cookies, The Havering Music Makers, and The Malvern Singers.

8) Essex in Vision No 17
- Annual Open-Air Arts Festival in Southend.
- Dover Castle.
- 15th Steam and Country Fair at Barleylands Farm.
- All female barbershop quartet at the New Windmill Hall in Upminster.
- Brentwood Dog Show.
- Charity football match.
- Victorian open museum at Beamish near Newcastle.

9) Essex in Vision No 18 - Special Golden Jubilee Edition, featuring footage from several events to celebrate the Queen's Golden Jubilee including a street party and events at High Ongar, Billericay and Romford.

THESE RECORDINGS CANNOT BE ACCESSED by researchers until access copies have been created. This may take some time. To express an interest in viewing one or more of these recordings, contact the Essex Sound and Video Archive.
9 VHS videos
Catalogue Reference:
VA 2 addl.
Dates of Description:

Accession Boxes for SA230

SA230 Box 1Part of EastWard Hospital TV videos, comprising: 1) VJ...Not to be produced
SA230 Box 2Digital master copiesNot to be produced
SA230 Box 3Digital access copiesNot to be produced. Enquiries should be sent to the Essex Sound and Video Archive, Essex Record Office