We are pleased to pass on the news that Tony Whittaker has recently been made the new honorary president for Leamington & District Organ Society
In further news the club has also recently moved to a new venue, the Sydenham Community Centre, Chesterton Drive, Leamington Spa and visitors are invited to their next meeting on Wedneday 11th July when the popular Nicholas Martin will be performing. Admission is just £7.00 per person and doors open at 7.00pm
Just added to our articles page is a must read newsletter for all interested in Theatre Organs. Find out just what has been achieved so far with the Trocadero Wurlitzer trust and how the installation of the organ is going. See pictures of the electrics installation and the three windchests, as they are known, that drive the pedal Diaphone pipes. Read about whats planned next, how the fundraising is going and how you can contribute to the cause.
Keyboard Cavalcade Festivals March To A New Home In 2013 with one last special “celebration farewell event” at their current home for 6 years.
Keyboard Cavalcade’s top music festivals have been enjoyed by thousands of organ and keyboard enthusiast’s over the past 27 years. It all started back in 1985 at the Haven centre at Caister-on-Sea. After many happy years at Caister new owners changed the venue into a caravan park, so they marched down the coast together to Pontins at Pakefield in 2006. Having enjoyed six successful years at Pakefield they will be movin... Read more.
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 Jean Martyn, James Sargeant, Phil Kelsall, DirkJan Ranzijn, Howard Beaumont, Penny Weedon, Tony Stace and many more.
Since the end of last May 2011 (when Jean Martyn went on the Britains Got Talent tour) she has had a whirlwind of a year. Two palace visits, numerous concerts, celebrity appearances opening stores and playing for various charitable organisations have all kept her very busy.
Yesterday she was back at Buckingham Palace mingling with the Chelsea pensioners, Dame Vera Lynn, and veterans and young soldiers from all the wars.
Jean has seven CDs available now, and two DVDs which feature Theatre organ, Yamaha EL900 and Piano. They are all priced at £10 and can be ordered ... Read more.
Yamaha are pleased to announce the latest Premium Voice Pack for Tyros4: Vintage Synth!
This pack is designed for all of the synth-heavy pop and rock music from the 1980's. The Vintage Synth Pack has 50 recreated synth voices that feature the most recognizable sounds of analog synthesizers, amazing arpeggios, and dance-ready beats from the 80's and 90's!
The voices feature a variety of analog waveforms and samples from the quintessential early digital synths, a complete set of vintage sound fx, and a collection of sounds from early drum machines! You'll find everything you n... Read more.