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Yamaha Designs Million Dollar Piano for Elton JohnYamaha Designs Million Dollar Piano for Elton John

Thursday 5th May

World-renowned singer, songwriter and Yamaha pianist Elton John will return to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace this fall with an all new show, The Million Dollar Piano, named after a stunning, one-of-a-kind instrument made exclusively for him by Yamaha.

A team effort between Yamaha Entertainment Group and Elton John, the million-dollar piano has been 4 years in the making and is called such because it cost $1 million to create. The designers and engineers from Yamaha Pianos in Hamamatsu, Japan worked with Elton John to bring his vision to life. The result is a spectacular, highly mo... Read more.

Snap up a bargainSnap up a bargain

Thursday 5th May

Those of our readers in the south west of England may be aware of the closure of one of the oldest music shops in the beautiful city of Bath. The 163 year old Duck, Son and Pinker closed very recently and vast amount of their stock is being sold in an online auction starting 12th May.

More details can be found here.

Music is good for you!Music is good for you

Tuesday 3rd May

Ask any musical instrument teacher or music shop if learning an instrument is good for you and the answer will always be yes. Now there is evidence to suggest the benefits stretch long into later life and can play a big part in keeping an agile mind into the golden years.

We've come across an article from the Telegraph which looks at studies proving just how beneficial learning an instrument can be! Read the facinating article here.

OrganFax Radio - Online once again!OrganFax Radio - Online once again!

Sunday 1st May

OrganFax Radio is online and ready to play once again! This will once again mark the beginning of regular monthly shows packed full of fun, laughter, and some of the best organ and keyboard music around.

Join presenters Chris Powell and Brett Wales at

Buy a flagship organ... get a free top of the range keyboard?!Buy a flagship organ... get a top of the range keyboard, FREE!

Saturday 30th April

Yes, we had to read it twice too! Wersi Direct Ltd are currently running a promotion that seems too good to be true... but it is!

Many regulars to Organ and Keyboard clubs will have heard Brett Wales playing the stunning flagship Wersi Louve organ and attendees of the major Organ and Keyboard festivals might also have seen the companies latest offering, a top of the range keyboard: the Read more.

Royal Wedding OrganistRoyal Wedding Organist

Friday 29th April

Over two Billion people tuned in today to see the royal wedding. Readers of OrganFax will be interested to know that Robert Quinney, the Organist who played much of the music during the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton, can be heard again - only a few days after the wedding - as he will be playing for a free concert at Chichester Cathedral. 

This famous Organist will perform at the Cathedral on Tuesday 3rd May at 1.10pm - entry is free and all are welcome.

This prestigious concert is part of the Cathedral's Lunchtime Concert ... Read more.

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