AFTER OUR SELL OUT CONCERT IN NOVEMBER 2014 AT WARE DRILL HALL, WE ARE PLEASED TO ACCEPT BOOKINGS TO REPEAT THE SHOW IN 2018:

KEEP THE HOME FIRES BURNING

A commemoration concert marking the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War 1, featuring Opus One Big Band, Ware Brass Band, Ware Choral Society and featured soloists. Keep the Home Fires burning will commemorate the tragedy, heartache, comradeship and triumph with an unforgettable performance guaranteed to be remembered long after the final echoes of The Last Post have faded.

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Sat Feb 17, 2007 3:29 pm
Forum: OPUS ONE GIGS AND NEWS
Topic: Latest News - 17/2/07
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Latest News - 17/2/07

Latest News: You can see Opus One performing one number on You Tube entitled "Opus One Big Band Live at Twinwood Festival 2006" Our guitarist Russell Smithson made the DVD and placed it on the sight. For copyright reasons we cannot put any more on this sight but eventually we might well ch...
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Fri Apr 14, 2006 9:47 am
Forum: OPUS ONE GIGS AND NEWS
Topic: “LISTEN AND DANCE TO THE BEST OF THE SWING ERA”
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“LISTEN AND DANCE TO THE BEST OF THE SWING ERA”

http://www.opusonebigband.com/plane2.jpg Opus One’s longest established show, tried and tested and honed to perfection over the last twenty years. Get into your time machine and go back sixty odd years. You are a soldier who has just come home on leave and decide to spend saturday night at the danc...
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Fri Apr 14, 2006 9:33 am
Forum: OPUS ONE GIGS AND NEWS
Topic: Opus One’s ultimate tribute to “THE RAT PACK”
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Opus One’s ultimate tribute to “THE RAT PACK”

http://www.opusonebigband.com/RatsOnStage.jpg “THE RAT PACK STARRING FRANK, DEAN & SAMMY” Relive again with the Opus One Band the camaraderie between three of the worlds greatest entertainers. Each one was a talent in their own right, when together the combination proved unbeatable. We recreate...
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Fri Apr 14, 2006 9:18 am
Forum: OPUS ONE GIGS AND NEWS
Topic: PEGGY LEE “FEVER”
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Views: 41298

PEGGY LEE “FEVER”

Our tribute to Peggy Lee http://www.opusonebigband.com/peggylee.jpg Peggy Lee was one of the Twentieth Centuries greatest talents sadly lost to us in 2002. Our show explains how she became the “Queen of Cool” and the “Queen of Hot” in one musical performance. How Peggy fought Walt Disney and won, al...
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Fri Apr 14, 2006 8:42 am
Forum: OPUS ONE GIGS AND NEWS
Topic: OPUS ONE TO HEAD THE GLENN MILLER FESTIVAL
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OPUS ONE TO HEAD THE GLENN MILLER FESTIVAL

We are proud to announce that Opus One will be headlining this years Glenn Miller Festival at Twinwood Aerodrome near Bedford. We will be performing on Sunday Evening the 27th August 2006 at this historic sight, being the airfield from which Glenn Miller took off from on his last fateful flight on t...
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Fri Apr 14, 2006 8:39 am
Forum: OPUS ONE GIGS AND NEWS
Topic: THE BEVERLEY SISTERS WIN AWARD
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THE BEVERLEY SISTERS WIN AWARD

Announced in the new years honours list for 2006 the Beverley Sisters have been awarded the M.B.E. In our opinion here at Opus One this is very overdue and much deserved. The Beverley Sisters are one of the longest running acts in show business having auditioned to work with the original Glenn Mille...
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Fri Apr 14, 2006 8:07 am
Forum: OPUS ONE GIGS AND NEWS
Topic: “IMAGES OF ELVIS”
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Views: 8010

“IMAGES OF ELVIS”

NEW FOR 2006 OPUS ONE’S ELVIS TRIBUTE http://www.opusonebigband.com/elvis.jpg We are proud to present our brand new show “Images of Elvis” featuring Neil Duncan. The shows duration will normally be 2 hours. Neil will be accompanied by the Opus One 9 piece Orchestra comprising Drums, Bass, Keyboard, ...
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Fri Apr 14, 2006 7:59 am
Forum: OPUS ONE GIGS AND NEWS
Topic: 2006 GIG LIST - LATEST
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2006 GIG LIST - LATEST

21ST JANUARY SMALL BIG BAND - FORTIES NIGHT, GOFFS OAK, HERTS, 16 PIECE. 26TH MARCH RAT PACK - FAIRFIELD HALL, CROYDON, EVENING, 10 PIECE 14TH MAY RAT PACK - CHURCHILL THEATRE, BROMLEY 10 PIECE 19TH MAY RAT PACK - MAIDSTONE, KENT, EVENING, 8 PIECE 20th MAY SMALL BIG BAND - FORTIES NIGHT, WYCOMBE AIR...

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