The largest Wurlitzer pipe organ ever installed in a European cinema has found a new home at the Troxy, Stepney, where it will become the first cinema organ to be installed in a major UK cinema building since the 1930s.
The Cinema Organ Society, which owns the instrument, and the Troxy management have agreed to rehouse the Wurlitzer - originally installed in 1930 in the huge Trocadero at the Elephant and Castle - in the Art Deco Commercial Road venue.
The Troxy, built as a 'super cinema' in 1933, was the brainchild of London entrepreneurs the Hyams brothers, who also built t... Read more.
....... and Musical Magic happened! On Sunday the 6th of March KeyNote Concerts at Emneth in Norfolk played host to the talents of two gentlemen at the top of their profession.
At the highest attended concert this season an audience of 144 enjoyed what can best be described as a fantastic afternoon's entertainment. In a special double bill show the artistes featured were TONY STACE & ANDREW NIX, two of the most popular individuals on the circuit today, but when they come together Magic happens, and it did!
In recent years the pair have teamed up to ru... Read more.
For all our patrons who are attending our Sand Bay "Music For All" Festival 8th - 11th April 2011, it has been agreed between Martyn Leisure (Sand Bay Owners) and ourselves, that the price for next year 2012 will be REDUCED to £139 per person, also if you are one of the lucky ones to be with us in April, you will have the special offer of being able to book for 2012 for the amazing price of £129 per person, but you must book before you leave.
Also as you know, we always bring a Grand Piano for artistes to play, and this year Byron will be bringing along his Hammond A100 ... Read more.
Exciting News ! ! ! ! ! Tony Stace & Andrew Nix are hosting another weekend of Organ & Keyboard Musical Magic at Mill Rythe Holiday Village.
July 15th - 18th 2011
It is fair to say that Mill Rythe has had a difficult time of things in recent years, although the park had so much to offer, there was no money being invested. In September 2010 the site was bought by Away Resorts, they already own 2 Parks in the UK, Upgrading the site was a priority!
Recently Tony and Andrew visited the holiday park and both were genuinely astonished by the massiv... Read more.
Due to a potentially serious health problem, Penny Weedon regrets that she will be unable to fulfill her scheduled concert engagements. She is contacting each society individually, but please feel free to email her if you have not heard soon.
Jean Martyn has been concerned to be receiving a number of calls from organ club members saying how upset they were to hear that she had had a stroke.
She wishes to announce that "nothing could be further from the truth!" Whilst touched by everyones concern, she is fit and well and busy as ever!