Studio Guests on Nikki at Noon Mon 23 Dec Ferdinand Rennie & Pupils of Holy Cross School Cumbernauld
Nikki on Nikki at Noon on Mon 23 Dec 2019 , Ferdinand Rennie & Pupils of Holy Cross School Cumbernauld
Singer songwriter originally from Austria and living in Dunoon Ferdinand Rennie .He has had an amazing music journey .In 1993 he was 5 th in the Austrian preselection for the Eurovision Song Contest ,then enjoyed performing in some musicals such as Les Miserables, Jesus Christ superstar and beauty and the Beast .His first cd came out in 1993 and an album in 2008 having met Rosemarie Gura a gifted composer and writer from Austria who inspired him .He has appeared on television in Germany and his music reaches people all over the world with his u tube channel , 2.3 million hits !His first Christmas album is out now and a new one coming out in 2020 On his song The Rose the Red Hot chilli pipers are playing in this track !Ferdinand will be chatting to me live playing his songs especially Our Land which was written by Dunnon Radio controller and friend Victor Thomas ,should be fun
My second guests are coming in the following hour and this is a couple of school children from Holy Cross primary school Cumbernauld who have helped produce a cd to raise money for school funds . The song was written by Elaine Lennon and she plays the piano in the tune , recorded at New Colldge Lanarkshire by Ronnie Gilmour from James Edwyn and the Borrowed Band and Clark Neville and his students .
The song is called Its Christmas time and the children who are in p2 and p3 will telling us all about the song and what Christmas means to them and it will be played live to raise money for school funds