The June edition of OrganFax Radio is now online!
This show marks the fourth of our new monthly broadcasts covering the widest range of music from the organ and keyboard world. And of course, our hosts: Chris Powell and Brett Wales keep us all entertained with interesting news, chat, and fun all the way!
Also included this month is a fascinating chat with the Flying Dutchman himself, Dirkjan Ranzijn and tracks from Phil Kelsall, Franz Lambert, Tony Stace, Janet Dowsett, Klaus Wunderlich, Ryan Edwards and many more...
You can listen to the new show at http://radio.organfax.co.uk.
With all the doom and gloom surrounding a lot of clubs that are struggling at the moment, it was lovely to receive the picture featured from The Verwood Organ Society.
The club is going from strength to strength since their recent move into The Hub, a wonderful purpose built theatre venue in Verwood, Dorset. Well done to all the hard working committee and here's to even more success!
Why not join them for an evening? For more information why not take a look at the Societies OrganFax Page?
Mick Brown and Andy Oakley, the two former Pontin's managers who set up M & A Entertainments in 2003, will be holding their final Keyboard Komedy weekend at the Devonshire Hotel, Torquay in March (25th- 28th) 2011. All their other holiday breaks finished two years ago and it was just tremendous demand by keyboard enthusiasts that kept them going until now, Now that they have come to a firm decision to finish, the eighth successive event will end with an appropriate farewell party for all the loyal guests who have returned year after year.
The success o... Read more.
Brian Sharp is to hold a brand new event later this year at Bewdley in the heart of the beautiful Worcestershire Countryside.
For this particular venture he has joined forces with the ‘Ingley Family’, (George, Diane and David), who have a wealth of experience in the organisation and presentation of organ and keyboard events, and the three day ‘get together’ will be held at the Ramada Hotel & Resort featuring Tim Flint, Ian Griffin, Andy Oakley, Elspeth & Mike Sullivan plus David Ingley and Brian himself, commencing on Tuesday 19th October 2010.<... Read more.
A fantastic line up has been announced for the forthcoming festival at the Mill Rythe Holiday Village, Hayling Island near Portsmouth.
The event, organised by T&A Events in conjunction with Swift Music, will include top performances from Chris Powell, Mark Thompson, David Thomas, Chris Stanbury, Maggie Swift, Colin Ford and, of course, Tony Stace and Andrew Nix.
The Saturday evening will feature the sensational Nick Ross Orchestra (back by popular demand) plus a spectacular show from Chiho Sunamoto.
With concerts, dancing, demonstrations, fun and... Read more.
Production Room in Leeds have a Hammond B3 Mk2 in store complete with Leslie and are running a Hammond Player Session day on Thursday 27th May with Malcolm Deakin and Barrie Freeman from Hammond. There will be two separate sessions:
Set 1 will start at 14:30pm
This session will be a general workshop/clinic plus product knowledge featuring all the current Hammond and Leslie Speaker Range including the new B-3 MK2. There will plenty of time for Q&A as well as hands on time.
Set 2 will start at 19:30pm
This session will focus on "MEET THE B" taki... Read more.