Empress Ballroom, Blackpool
97 Church Street, Blackpool, FY1 1HU
Currently no events planned at this venue
English Horn, Harmonic Tuba, Diaphonic Diapason, Tibia Clausa I, Tibia Clausa II, Saxophone, Krumet, Orchestral Oboe, Violin, Violin Celeste, Kinura, Flute, Vox Humana
Current Transmission System: Compton Relays
Original Location: In Situ
Original Opening Date: 7th December 2014
The Empress Ballroom originally had a 3/13 Wurlitzer removed in 1970.
c2010: The Cannock Chase Organ Club initiated negotiations with the Winter Gardens Management to re-install a Wurlitzer in the original chambers.
2012: Plans were approved and installation work commenced with parts being sourced from all over the world.
2014: On 7th December 2014 the new Wurlitzer was opened with a dance played by Cameron Lloyd & David Lobban.