Lake Wanaka, South Island,
New Zealand Nov 2011

on tour with Richard Grainger

Lake Ruataniwha, South Island,
New Zealand, November 2011

World's largest playable accordion
pictured @ Castelfidardo, Italy

Two pics of Whitby 18 Aug 2012

photo Brian Dalton -
Towersey Festival circa 1997
(where The House Band were perfecting
the art of yogic flying)

CHRIS                      PARKINSON.


Cardrona, South Island, New Zealand
November 2011


for Chris Parkinson

Welcome to the website.


I'm downsizing my stock of musical instruments
and pieces of equipment (I need the space)
For those who may be interested please email.
My Kurzweil SP5-8 stage piano is on eBay until end of March

The following items are still for sale -
ohner Bariton accordion with case,
Sabian 20" B8 Rock Ride cymbal
Sabian Solar 14" Hi-Hats with stand.
These items can be seen in The Porthole,
16 Skinner St, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3AJ
Home of the fabulous Musicport Festival.

JBL Control 1G monitor speakers
Behringer Composer Pro 2 channel
compressor/limiter are still available.
Contact me for for more info.

A grim-looking box player on the set of Jericho.
This ITV series started in January 2016

A Glass and a Mile

- see Gigs page
to purchase CDs click here

photo Bryan Ledgard

on tour with Alistair Russell as part of the Irish Heartbeat Tour in Germany March 2013
organised by Magnetic Music

"The Sultan Parky Trio"
original photo by Bryan Ledgard,
(tasteless editing by C.Parkinson)

above - my Saltarelle Nuage D/G melodeon

photo - Amy Hield

Garstang Morris Man
7 July 2012
photo Chris Pollington

Eisleben, Germany
11 March 2013
photo by Christian Kirscht