Monthly Archives: February 2012

Rappers Delight – Waltons Facade at The RNCM


A rather special event for Bernhardt considering the lineage. But two fold musings :1. Was this the beginning of rap ? (1922) 2.Was it a vital part of being a British 20th century classical musician to have a snappy name … Continue reading

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Peter Greenaway – an homage. A single shot at The Sanctuary !


A rare public performance at The Sanctuary Bar, Didsbury, of The Charleston Charlies – and rare indeed for Bernhardt to put up a single shot video – by Sara Dowling – an homage to Peter Greenaway. Check the fabulous sax … Continue reading

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The Beating Heart of South Manchester!


Bernhardt took a stroll down the snowy lanes of Chorlton-cum-Hardy, and chanced upon The Lloyds, and The Dead Retro Band. You can happen upon a band of stella musicians almost any ¬†evening in this part of town. No wonder Chorlton … Continue reading

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Free Concerts in Manchester, UK, Northern Harmony, (Bernhardt heaven!)


There is nothing quite so wonderful as the concert series put on by the Mancunian and Salfordian musical education establishments – cheap or even free on various lunchtimes, regularly, throughout the uni terms. The soul can be restored , life … Continue reading

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