Just days after the untimely loss of Mark Whale, news is filtering of the death of the legendary Swiss born German organ star Curt Prina. Originally a vibraphone exponent, Curt’s talents on piano and latterly organ made him practically a household name in Germany as well as being in frequent demand across the pond in the USA. He was one of the most friendly characters around with a huge personality, kind heart and great sense of humour. Also equally talented on trumpet, his organ skills saw him recreate classical, pop, big band, jazz and pop styles with the greatest ... Read more.
It is with great sadness that we learned of the very sad and untimely death today of one of the most talented and inspirational artistes of recent times, Mark Whale. Although an Englishman by birth, Mark had been a citizen of Germany for many years and was equally as fluent in German as he was in English. For over 10 years he was a major artiste for the Bohm Organ Company and never failed to wow and amaze his listeners and colleagues alike with some of the most brilliant and dynamic playing ever heard on keyboard instruments.
His tours took him all over Europe, the... Read more.
Allens Music are delighted to announce their Organ & Keyboard Expo - featuring two days of all that's best in the world of home organs and keyboards!
* European launch of the new Lowrey Aria Pro home organ
* Meet and hear USA Lowrey artiste Jim Vogelman
* See the latest Bohm Sempra organ models with Claus Riepe from Bohm Germany
* Yamaha Keyboards & Digital Pianos
* Wersi Organs
* Product Demonstrations and Workshops
* Top Show Offers and Deals
* Excellent selection of pre-owned instruments
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Just as we thought we'd seen the back of the snow, it's back again and casing havoc around the country. Details of cancelled shows are listed below:
Shropshire Theatre Organ Trust have cancelled their concert with Chris Powell today at the Buttermarket in Shrewsbury
Scarborough Electronic Organ Society has been forced to cancel their show with Martin Atterbury which they hope to rescedule at a later date.
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To celebrate his twentieth year performing to audiences the length and breadth of the United Kingdom, Alex Payler is hosting a special one-off concert especially dedicated to his friends, family, students and Electone enthusiasts.
The concert will feature many of Alex's well known arrangements, alongside brand new material performed on the rare Electone ELS-02C. The show is on Saturday 19th May 2018 in the Avenue Theatre, Sittingbourne, Kent and will start at 7.30pm. Tickets are selling fast with the last fe... Read more.
Due to the severe weather the SEOS AGM, due to take place this coming Monday evening, 5th March, at the Scarborough Fair Collection has been postponed. It will now take place on Sunday 18th March at 1.00pm, at the same venue, prior to their afternoon concert with Martin Atterbury, which commences at 2.30pm.