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London Philharmonic Skiffle Orchestra

  • Settle Victoria Hall 24 Kirkgate Settle, England, BD24 9DZ United Kingdom (map)

The London Philharmonic Skiffle Orchestra combine eccentric humour with high energy roots music from around the globe.   Funny songs, crazy costumes, and virtuoso music!  

In addition to Britain, they have wowed festival audiences in Finland, Norway, Belgium, Denmark and Germany.
Their individual experiences range from appearances on the Benny Hill ShowKenny Everett ShowEastenders, Little & Large Show and StarWars to performing in Barnums Circus (USA).
Learn the washboard ! Suffer canine constipation ! Polka with a horse, frog, snake and pig!
Musical madness !!!!!!!!!!!!!

As seen on Vernon Kay’s “Five O’Clock Show” Channel 4, July 2010.

Mike Martin : vocals, guitar, banjo, ukelele, horse
Martyn Oram : vocals, violin, mandolin, guitar, knee trumpet, frog 
Captain Cabbage : vocals, washboard, suitcases, percussion, trumpet, saw, harmonica, accordion, dog, chicken, elephant
The Right Horrible Ronald Regan : vocals, double bass, sousaphone, trumpet, pi

The LPSO raised the roof....with laughter, insanity & a fantastic range of every type of music possible. The audience left with wide smiles & happy hearts saying “We haven’t laughed so much in years!
— Gill Scard (Director, King's Theatre, Cheddar, Nov 2009)