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Fancy a night out at the silver screen? Well there will be just such a night at the Rye Wurlitzer on Saturday 12th May 2012. Buster Keaton, Harold Lloyd, Charlie Chaplin and others will be presented just the way they used to be and will be accompanied by the North East's master accompanist Carl Heslop (direct from his appearances at the Berwick Festival). This will be a treat as it ia the first time Carl has appeared at Rye.
Admission is at 7.30 pm, tickets prices are Adults £8 and Children £4.00. More information and tickets can be obtained on 01424 444058 or from Rye College on 01797 222545.
Graham Blackledge (Manager at Rimmers Music shop) opened up Britains Got Talent last night and made a huge impression on the panel. Alesha and David loved him, Simon Cowell's comment was not quite so complimentary saying his performance was "like eating vanilla ice cream with a sausage" to which Graham asked him if he had ever done so!
Grahams performance consisted of opening with Toccata which then segued into La Bamba to which the audience stood up, danced and joined in. He then got a standing ovation. With two yes's to one he has qualified for the next round. Will he join Jean Ma... Read more.
Two in one day! East Coast Organ Society have just informed us that they have also changed venue and details can be found on their OrganFax web page. Carol Rose said "We are looking forward to our time at the the venue and we would like to extend a welcome to anyone that has not yet visited our club".
We wish them the best of luck for the future!
From May 2012, Leamington Organ and Keyboard Club will have a new concert venue: Sydenham Community Centre, Chesterton Drive, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV31 1YJ. The first concert there will be on Wednesday May 16th at 7.45pm and will feature Andrew Nix.
If you live in the area, check it out and give them your support!
We have been asked by Byron Jones to pass on the message that his "Daffodils and Tulips" concert at the Eden Grove Hall, Horfield, Bristol on 9th June is now sold out. The concert will be performed by DirkJan Ranzijn playing Bohm and Byron himself playing Wersi and the 'Wizard Compton'. For those needing any further information please contact Byron on 0117 9497742.
Steve Hubble's long awaited brand new CD is now available. Inspired by his return to the concert circuit, the new CD, 'The Second Time Around" features 15 fabulous tracks all recorded on his Yamaha Tyros midi keyboard system.
Priced at £9.99 plus £1.50 for UK orders and £2.50 for the rest of the world, the CD can be purchased by giving Steve a call on 01305 854774 or from his website.