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Mark To Tour WIth Roland AT-350c!Mark To Tour With Roland AT-350c!

Thursday 2nd June

Mark Ireland writes with exciting news: he’s now the proud owner of a brand new Roland AT350c Atelier Combo Organ. Many readers may have heard Mark in concert playing the AT100, well no more!

Although similar in size to the AT100 the AT350c has many more features and is lighter too! The console features a full set of harmonic bars, i... Read more.

June edition of OrganFax Radio now online

Wednesday 1st June

This month's edition of our hugely popular show includes music from John Walker, Franz Lambert, Howard Beaumont, Ben Scott Hyde, Chiho Sunamoto and many others. Also, Brett and Chris chat to Andrew Nix

Also featured is music from a woman who has, in the space of a few weeks, become a national ambassador of electronic organ music to the masses:    ... Read more.

Pier Pressure...Pier Pressure...

Wednesday 1st June

After having informed everyone that the organ was to be playing again on the North Pier in Blackpool once more for the 2011 Summer Season we have now been informed by the management of the Pier that the organ will not be required for the season.

Pier organist, David Windle although obviously disappointed will still be the Musical Director for the Michael Barrymore show as previously mentioned but sadly not as an organist.

 

Jean Wins Over Simon CowellJean Wins Over Simon Cowell

Tuesday 31st May

Jean Martyn wowed the judges tonight on her way to qualifying for the Britain's Got Talent Final this coming weekend.

Perched at her EL900 Jean was surrounded by six young half clad male dancers as she played "It's Raining Men". The medley quickly moved onto "Crocodile Rock" and "Great Balls of Fire". According to Amanda Holden she was like Victoria Wood on Acid and Simon Cowell commented" I shouldn't like it but I did".

So came the results program where all four judges voted her onto this weekends live final.

Jean said afterwards "I'm going to work like fury now bec... Read more.

See Jeans Full BGT AuditionSee Jeans Full BGT Audition

Monday 30th May

This is just in from the official Britains Got Talent YouTube site.

"Britain's Got Talent: 59-year-old retired music teacher Jean is incredibly nervous, but is looking forward to getting her performance over and done with. With an incredible passion for her music and for her Organ playing - Jean's infectious excitement seems to electrify the entire theatre! With her £5 charity shop sparkly top, her sophisticated organ, on which her name is proudly printed, and a beaming smile from ear to ear, Jean's fantastic talent comes to life, and it's clear that she's thrilled by every se... Read more.

Jean Rocks BGTJean Rocks BGT

Sunday 29th May

Many of you will have seen Jean Martyn bring the house down with a standing ovation on her Britains Got Talent audition this evening. In a performance that showed both her talent and personality, she got all three judges to say Yes!

Producers of the show saved her audition to the very last to be shown and her boogie paino performance had the audience clapping along with a great deal of enthusiasm, although it should be said not all were in time with the music.

Jean has now qualified for the live semi finals which start tomorrow. Eight acts will perform each night, a total of... Read more.

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