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The Buttermarket Wurlitzer To Sing Again!The Buttermarket Wurlitzer To Sing Again!

Thursday 12th September

After a number of years since the last concert, the Wurlitzer at The Buttermarket is to sing again!

Tony Byrne, Charman of Trustees, STOT states " It sounds great in the building which has undergone major restoration".

The re opening concert is on September 22nd 2013 starting at 2-00pm with doors open at 1-00pm with organists Cameron Lloyd, Damon Willetts, David Lobban and Matthew Bason.

Tickets will be £6-00 at the door or £5-00 if booked in advance on the Buttermarket Website.

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Robert Bartha Tour 2013!Robert Bartha Tour 2013!

Thursday 15th August

Robert Bartha is visiting the UK in September for 3 special concerts, courtesy of Wersi Direct.

Robert will be playing his special Volcano magic Wersi Louvre organ and appearing at the following venues:

Friday 13th Sept - Sheppey Organ Club 7:45 concert start
Venue address : Sheerness East WMC, Queenborough Road, Minster, Sheppey , Kent, ME12 3BZ
Contact Colin Friend on 01795 664007

Saturday 14 th Sept - Weyhill Organ Society 7:30pm Concert start.
Venue address : Fairground Hall, Weyhill, Andover, SP11 0QN
Contact Terry Trevitt 01264 3... Read more.

Wersi Direct Open DayWersi Direct Open Day

Wednesday 10th July

Wersi Direct are opening their doors for a special Sunday Open Day on 28th July from 11am till 4pm.

All the wersi team including Brett Wales, Ben Scott Hyde and Rob New will be on hand to demonstrate all the products, as well as some mini concerts throughout the day.

You can see and hear all the Wersi organs - Louvre, Scala, Pegasus Wing, Verona, Abacus and also see and try out their rare historic organs - the mighty 3 manual Galaxy organ and the high gloss black Spectra.

Weather permitting, they'll also be firing up their BBQ and cooking some German themed food for you too!

They look forward to seeing you all there

Anniversary at the Odeon!

Tuesday 2nd July

A special concert is being held to mark the Odeon Leicester Square's 75th Anniversary and the 21st for Donald Mackenzie as the Resident Organist.

Taking place on August 3rd @ 10.30am, it will feature a restored silent comedy film starring Harrold lloyd in 'Safety Last' accompanied by Donald on the resident Compton organ.  Also to be featured is live music from jazz band The Hendo Washboard Kings.

Admission available at the door, tickets £10.00, under 16's free of charge.

The 'Duet Shows' for 2013The 'Duet Shows' for 2013

Wednesday 22nd May

Tony Stace & Andrew Nix have recently received many enquiries as to the format of their "Duet Shows". They are delighted to confirm that ALL the shows will be of two 1 hour spots with the lads playing together for the complete duration of the show. At present they are putting the final touches to some brand new selections which will feature in these highly rehearsed concerts. Be sure to get your seats reserved by contacting them now.

July 7th SCARBOROUGH Fair Collection, 1pm for 2.30pm Details/Tickets - Andrew or Tony
June 15th Charis Centre, CRAWLEY 2.30pm Details/Tick... Read more.

Wizard Compton 10th Anniversary Celebrations!Wizard Compton 10th Anniversary Celebrations!

Monday 20th May

To celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the installation of the 1927 Compton at Eden Grove Church Hall in Filton Bristol, Byron Jones has organised a weekend series of concerts.

On Friday 24th May they have Nigel Ogden (BBC) playing, and on Saturday 25th May, Byron Jones entertains.  Concerts start at 7pm with doors opening at 6.30pm. Tickets are £7.00 and available from Byron direct by phoning 01179497742.

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