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.
The now famous Kent International Piano & Keyboard Fair in Bexley Kent is celebrating 11 successful years. This free event has been hosted by Musicland (UK) Ltd and regularly sees hundreds of music lovers visit over the 2 day weekend events.
This year the show takes place on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th February and will feature many new instruments from the leading piano and keyboard manufacturers. Hourly presentations throughout the weekend will be held with top UK demonstrators including: James Sargeant and Ian House from Yamaha, Rod Pooley from Korg, Brett ... Read more.
John and Jackie Romero have announced today that due to circumstances beyond their control, their next Organ & Keyboard festival in a couple of weeks time (24th - 27th February 2012) has moved to the popular Cumberland Hotel on the Eastbourne seafront. All details (artistes, dates, times, prices, etc) will remain the same, just the venue has changed.
John said "The Cumberland hotel is sort of our musical home as we have organised more festivals here than anywhere else. We have already contacted most of our guests who are involved and those that have been to the hotel before have... Read more.