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Sunday Afternoon in Bewdley, Worcestershire

A lovely afternoon spent in Bewdley’s QEII Jubilee Gardens organised by Wyre Forest District Council

Opening of Bewdley Museum

The hotsy totsy quartet playing at the Bewdley Museum opening for the summer season booked by the Wyre Forest District Council.  We played a mixture of jazz blues and vintage music

Style Dance School

We were very pleased to be asked again to play for Style Dance School’s Christmas Ball who are based in Stourbridge and teach Ballroom and Latin dancing, we played a mixture of strict tempo dance music and christmas music for everyone to dance the night away, Waltz, Cha Cha, Tango, Samba, Foxtrots and more and very happy to say we… (more…)

Jazz Supper

A Jazz Supper at the Boathouse, Ellesmere in aid of Age UK STW Naomi Hart’s Hotsy-Totsy 4 piece

Naomi Hart and Simon Crowther’s Edwardian Afternoon

Simon and I had a lovely time singing and playing at the National Trust Property Croft Castle in the beautiful Herefordshire countryside on 6th and 13th December for their Edwardian Christmas events.  Out came the singalong and carol sheets…from Music Hall, Christmas Carols and Singalongs it was all very Downton Abbey

Naomi’s Magazine

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Music Through The Decades Concert

A lovely letter received from the Tenbury Teme Valley Band who recently asked Allister Wilson and I to come and do a dance performce at their Charity Concert held at the beautiful Regal Theatre in Tenbury Wells.  So on with the Flapper Dress as we Charlestoned to ‘Puttin on the Ritz’ and then later Jived to 40s favourite ‘Don’t sit… (more…)

The Royal Automobile Club 1000 Mile Trial 1000mt15

Brilliant afternoon at Croft Castle a National Trust property in Yarpole near Leominster Herefordshire.  The event being the Royal Automobile Club 1000 mile trial an event exclusively for Pre-War Cars organised by HERO Historic Endurance Rallying Organisation.  As the cars dated from the 1920s through to the 1930s our playing list reflected this, playing favourites such as ‘Crazy Rhythm’ written… (more…)

Wyre Forest District Council

Down by the Riverside – Stourport The Bandstand, Stourport Riverside, Stourport-on-Severn What a lovely afternoon we had…Greeted by Amy from the District Coucil and technically looked after by Dragon Leisure.  We were very lucky with the unpredictable British weather it remained dry if not a bit gusty at times we had our clothes pegs out to hold the music in… (more…)

Mid Summer Vintage Ball, Leominster

Hotsy Totsy Entertainment Inc. Proudly announce that  ‘A Spectacular Glittering Mid-Summer Ball’ will be taking place at The Splendid Victorian Assembly Rooms…better known  as ‘The Lion Ballroom’ in Leominster  (which was recently featured on an episode of BBC 2s ‘Great British Railway Journeys’ with Michael Portillo) on Saturday 20th June, from 7.30pm to Midnight, there will be live music from the Fabulous Naomi… (more…)