The New Victoria Centre Wurlitzer console & grand piano 2016

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North East Theatre Organ Association

Telephone Number :  01388 763247   or   Tickets: 01388 762467

Email address :

Website :

Contact name :  John Heslop

Venue address : The New Victoria Centre, High Street, Howden-Le-Wear, Crook, County Durham, DL15 8EZ

About North East Theatre Organ Association

For 38 years our Wurlitzer console rose from the depths of the orchestra pit in the New Victoria Theatre, Bradford to entertain patrons with musical interludes. Now installed in a specially converted building, the New. Vic. Organ plays once again, recreating the atmosphere of a different and more leisurely age. Since the organ was first played in its present home in 1986, many thousands of visitors have come along to enjoy the sights and sounds of the ‘Mighty’ Wurlitzer played by the finest exponents of the instrument. Now extensively restored, with the aid of a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, extra ranks of original Wurlitzer pipework have been added and other changes made to further enhance its versatility.

Did you know the Wurlitzer organ is available to NETOA members for private practice at a rate of £12.00 per hour? To make arrangements, or for further information, please contact Ian Bowman on 07824 162 202 or e-mail us here

To ORDER TICKETS ONLINE and for more information about the instrument and the Association, please see our main website

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North East Theatre Organ Association's Concert Diary

March 10thMichael Wooldridge
March 11thMichael Wooldridge
April 14thHoward Beaumont
May 5thNETOA MUSICAL FETE (more details)

11.00 to 2.30 Admission Free

May 19thKevin Grunill B.A. (Hons) (more details)

Royal Wedding Special!

May 20thKevin Grunill B.A. (Hons) (more details)

Royal Wedding Special!

June 24thPhil Kelsall (more details)

Booking Essential!

September 8thHERITAGE OPEN DAY (more details)

Open 10.00 to 5.00 Admission Free

September 16thYoung Award Winners in Concert (more details)

With Aaron Hawthorne, Declan Poole, Lewis Scott & more....

October 7thChris Powell
October 28thNigel Ogden (more details)

NETOA 50th Anniversary

November 25thDavid Lowe & Joe Marsh (more details)

NETOA 50th Anniversary (Part 2)

November 25thDavid Lowe
December 15thDr. Iain McGlinchey (more details)

Christmas Concert

December 16thDr. Iain McGlinchey (more details)

Christmas Concert

May 18thNicholas Martin B.E.M.
May 19thNicholas Martin B.E.M.
June 16thAndy Quin (more details)