Organfax wishes to warn our readers of a number of scam emails that are doing the rounds at the moment. Only just this morning one of our team members has received 3 such emails from a professional musician and 2 club organisers. The emails ask for money as they have been mugged whilst on holiday. It's a scam as their email accounts have been hacked.
If any of our readers receive any such email please delete as it is a hoax.
Online Now.... this month's edition of the ever popular radio show from our comic duo, Brett Wales & Chris Powell.
Another fun packed show full of your favourites including Brian Sharp, Robert Davies, John Walker, Franz Lambert, John Kyffin, Simon Gledhill, Mark Whale, Mark Thompson, Ben Scott Hyde and many more.
Due to unforeseen circumstances Janet Dowsett will not be appearing at this year's final Pakefield Festival for Sceptre Promotions and thinks it unlikely that she will be attending the Hemsby and Blackpool Festivals in the Spring of next year also.
Janet wanted to stress that she is still very much 'on the road' as a concert organist playing both theatre and electronic organs and has a healthy diary of bookings ahead of her. She is certainly not 'retiring' or 'moving to other things' and will continue to be available for bookings from Concert Secretaries for 2013 and bey... Read more.
We were delighted to hear from Chris Jones, who had just returned from performing a concert at the Pavilion in Bournemouth. The weekly one hour plus lunch time concerts are priced at only £3 each and offer a wonderful opportunity to enjoy our kind of music in a fabulous building. All proceeds from the concerts go towards the maintenance and upkeep of the incredible Compton Theatre Organ installed in the theatre there.
Bideford Organ & Keyboard Club have written to tell us that this Sunday’s Summer Spectacular at Bideford College’s Devon Hall is selling really well but with the great weather, they will be happy to welcome any travelling enthusiasts to this super event.
Their stars for the day are Andrew Nix & Tony Stace and there are afternoon concerts starting at 2pm, with doors opening at 1.30pm. There's loads of parking and disabled access to all parts.
There is then an amazing Devon Tea, with... Read more.
The Rye Wurlitzer Academy has a brand new website where you can see all about the remarkable strides they are making in teaching young people to play the organ, plus, in the scrapbook section, photos and summaries of their special events and trips to date, including a daily blog of their visit to the American Theatre Organ Society Convention in Los Angeles.
Take a look now, it really is remarkable what they are doing!