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After many years of wonderful sounds and performances Jean Martyn has said farewell to her beloved EL900. Now using the fabulous Yamaha TRX system (Tyros5 linked to a Yamaha stage piano with Hammond pedals to complete the set up). She says "I have really appreciated the positive comments using the new system".
She has some exciting months ahead with her concert line up, visiting organ clubs and appearing again on the internet chat show "Sun Bingo Having a Ball" which she both hosts and plays for. Everyone sh... Read more.
It's hard out there and getting new club members is SO important. Here is yet another great publicity idea from Weyhilll EOS.
Following the demise of the vehicle tax disc, the Club has produced its own 'disc' to insert in its place. The 'substitute', designed to the same dimensions, depicts the Society's badge/logo. Thus why not design and print something similar to the picture and give one to each of your club members.
Get your message out there. As they say at Tesco's 'every little helps!'
Further to our news item dated August 7th Penny has told us that due to circumstances outside her control, she will not now be appearing in the concert at the Worcester Festival on 28th August, which has been postponed by the theatre. She hopes the event will be rescheduled, and will supply details as and when this happens.
Steve Heywood, Band Manager with “Sounds Tijuana” a tribute band to Herb Alperts Tijuana Brass has asked us to try and help with the following.
They are looking for a keyboard player who may like an opportunity to play in their band. The age group is from 40 to 60 years and they rehearse on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Tuesdays of the month. They are based near Stockport – Manchester. If you fancy a go then you can find more information or contact them on their website.
Andy Quin, award winning composer and jazz pianist, returns to his roots in silent cinema to accompany D.W. Griffith’s masterpiece, Broken Blossoms, on Sunday 13th September at 2pm at The Curzon, Clevedon.
Celebrating 50 years of music Quin is keen to get out of the studio and return to live performance. His compositions have backed films, TV and adverts known to all, across the globe, from Oxo and Coronation Street to Nike and Boardwa... Read more.
Penny Weedon will be appearing at the Worcester Festival on Friday 28th August at 8.00pm in the beautiful and historic Huntingdon Hall. She will be performing on the fine Nicholson pipe organ there, interspersed with items on her Yamaha ‘Travelling Light Orchestra’ and the Steinway Grand. Her programme will include favourites from around Europe, including Prelude to Act 3 from Lohengrin, Highlights from Grieg’s Piano Concerto, Debussy’s Reverie, A selection from Carmen, Holst’s Venus f... Read more.