As many of our readers are probably aware, German organ star, Claudia Hirshfeld is conducting a tour of the UK commencing in mid April. What you may not be aware of is that it is concluding at the Princes Hall in Aldershot, Hants where she will have, as a special guest, her friend, Horea Crishan who is a virtuoso of the Pan Pipes. This is also Horea's debut in the UK.
The concert is a 'benefit' concert in support of the local hospice, The Phyllis Tuckwell, and will commence at 7.30 pm on Saturday 11th May and end about 10.00/30 that evening.
Tickets are £10 each... Read more.
The organisers of the Notting Hill Festival have been in touch to let us know of a major feature concert that will be a part of their 2013 celebrations.
This will be the first concert at the newly refurbished classical organ at St John's Church in Notting Hill Gate. The programme that will include Bach, Elgar, and Messiaen and the evening will open with the launch of the new permanent exhibition about the history of the organ and its links to William Wilberforce, the history of St John’s, and the history of Notting Hill. This will be followed by a short talk entitled ‘Th... Read more.
Wersi Direct are putting on a FREE concert evening this April in Windsor featuring Brett Wales - Ben Scott-Hyde & Robert New.
The date is Tuesday 2nd April 2013. Doors open 7pm. Concert begins at 7:30pm.
The Firestation Centre for Arts & Culture
The Old Court
St Leonards Road
Entry by ticket only - ring 08000842013 for your free ticket today.
On Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 of January, Musicroom and Yamaha will be joining forces to host a special digital piano and keyboard event at the Quay Arts Centre, Newport on the Isle of Wight.
As well as the opportunity to meet and chat with Musicroom Portsmouth‘s David Courtney and David Bates, National Yamaha product specialists Richard Bower, Ian House and Chris Wibrew will be on hand to show you the compan... Read more.
After a highly successful series of concerts last year, Tony Stace & Andrew Nix have announced they will be performing their unique "DUET SHOW" at venues around the country throughout 2013. These performances are not to be missed - The whole show consists of highly rehearsed arrangements played totally as a duo!
All details can be found on their website http://www.topnoteevents.co.uk . You will also find information about the excellent weekend festivals they arrange and host. The fantastic 4* Fairfield Manor Hotel in York is the venue for March 1st to 4th plus Sept 20th to 23... Read more.
The American Theatre Organ Society who hold their concerts at Woking Leisure Centre have decided to cancel their concert tomorrow (Sunday 20th January) with Chris Powell, due to the adverse weather conditions. The concert will be rescheduled for 2014.
Also, The Gloucestershire Organ & Keyboard Club have cancelled their concert on Tuesday next week (22nd) with Andrew Varley.
Finally, the Ipswich Light Organ Music Society have cancelled their concert tomorrow (20th) with Mark Lafflin,