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This year is the 30th anniversary of the release of Andy Quin's groundbreaking CD, Mirage. It was recorded on the Fairlight CMI, the world's first sampling computer musical instrument. This instrument was the forerunner to solid-state digital sampling and recording systems such as those used in modern computers, mobiles, ipods and of course digital organs and Hauptwerk.
The album DWCD0001 was the first CD of the World's first Production Music Library released digitally. Pressed by Nimbus Records, (the first company in the UK to master cd's). It has enjoyed considerable international... Read more.
The COS Northern district have announced the details of their Northern Convention. 28th - 31st AUGUST 2015
Artistes include: Howard Beaumont, Phil Kelsall MBE, John Mann, Kevin Grunill, Richard Hills FRCO, Christian Cartwright, Stephen Foulkes, Simon Gledhill, Nigel Ogden, Jonathan Eyre and Walt Strony from the USA
Two two course meals and three buffets are included as well as Luxury coaches to all venues
Bewley's Hotel Leeds, City Walk, Sweet Street, Leeds LS11 9AT.
Email: Leeds@bewleysh... Read more.
See the latest newsletter from the Troxy on the OrganFax articles page. The point where the restored pipework can be planted in the windchests is getting closer, but there are still many detailed tasks to complete in the next few weeks before pipes can be played from the organ console.
Our thanks go to the COS for supplying this article on OrganFax.
Belper & District Organ & Keyboard Club have been in touch to let us know that, due to unforeseen circumstances DirkJan Ranzijn is unable to visit the club on Saturday 18th. Eddie Ruhier has agreed to step in to replace Dirk for this concert. A new date for Dirk has been arranged for 2016.
December 2014 saw the closure of Milton Keynes Organ Society after 44 years of concerts.
However, all is not lost - organist Matthew Bason is relaunching the concerts under the banner of " 'An Evening With' Concert Series " with all proceeds going to charity.
The first, of what will hopefully be many concerts, is on Thursday 12th February 2015 at 7.30pm with BRETT WALES, with proceeds going to Thames Valley and Chiltern Air... Read more.