Ode To Bottom was inspired by the Bottom character in ''A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare.

Much of our Musical Balloon Band music is now original.


The music theme below is based on an original sung by Spike Jones and written by Walter Hirsch / Bert Kaplan and in this version lyrics by Verona and her late father Ron Chard and features on Verona's album 'Fever...in Love with Shakespeare'.

It features Alan Barnes - clarinet; Charlotte Glasson -tenor; Kevin Robinson - trumpet; Ray Wordsworth - trombone; Alex Stanford - piano; Dave Green - bass; Mark Fletcher - drums; Verona Chard - vocals joined by Charlotte Glasson,

Ray Wordsworth and the late great John Hawkins on backing vocals. 

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Ode To Bottom (Bonus Track)
Verona Chard (Fever...In Love With Shakespeare)