John and Jackie Romero at Carillon Festivals have 'Sold Out' their coming accordion festival this weekend. John says "This will be the biggest show we have ever run, we have guests coming from all over the country including nearly forty from Scotland".
Following the booking of Jack Emblow, who is well known for his Jazz accordion and playing "Last of the summer wine theme" on TV, their October show numbers are already doing well and they expect this show to sell out as well.
John and Jackie also have an Organ & Keyboard weekend which starts Friday week (24-27 Feb 2012) f... Read more.
Andrew Varley has let us know that he has two new video's posted on YouTube. To hear Andrew play please follow the links below.
The Association of Organ Enthusiasts is holding its Members Musical Break, at the Mercure Kidderminster Hotel (formerley Ramada) at Bewdley near Kidderminster, in the heart of rural Worcestershire, commencing on Monday 27th February. The residential event, our nineteenth at this venue, which runs for five days, is primarily a residental get-together for members, but there is ample capacity to welcome day visitors, members or non-members, at a cost of just £5 per day which includes all sessions. There is on site ... Read more.
'Lately' is the latest offering from Brett Wales and his first album release of 2012. Once again, a fabulous array of superb songs including:
1. Santa Lucia By Night
3. Flying Home
4. How Am I Supposed To Live Without You
5. The Winner Takes It All
8. You Know Me
9. It’s Not Unusual
10. We Have All The Time In The World
11. I Got You (I Feel Good)
12. The Sun Ain... Read more.
We have had a call from Horsham Organ & Keyboard Society this evening to let us know that tomorrow nights concert has been moved back a week to the 15th. Unfortunately the grounds of the YMCA where they hold their show has not been salted and the roads and paths are considered unsafe.
This is the first concert we are aware of that has succumbed to bad weather this year, lets hope its the last!
It's not unusual to hear people say 'there is no new blood coming into the organ world'. We'd beg to differ. At just twenty five years old this young man has already achieved so much and become a very popular artiste on the circuit. So find out more as we turn the Organfax Spotlight on Mark Thompson.