Byron Jones would like to let all those attending Sand Bay "Music For All" festival, 9th - 12th April 2010, know that they are having the Monday morning shindig as usual, finishing at 12 noon. Lunch will be avaiable in the Leaf & Pastry.
As always, guaranteed to be a great festival.
We have just received the following message from Nicholas Martin and Tim Butterworth
"The Spring Blackpool Music Festival has just finished and we are delighted to report that it has been a huge success.
We are so grateful for the positive comments and overwhelming feedback from all who attended and delighted that our efforts have been rewarded with a weekend that we not only enjoyed ourselves, but was so enjoyed by our guests. We’d also like to extend our thanks to the visiting artists, John Bowdler, Joanne Naulls, Peter Jebson and Jean Martyn and to the staff of ... Read more.
Carillon Festivals, who hold regular organ and keyboard festivals in Eastbourne, have announced a provisional programme for this weekend's event.
Featured artistes include Chris Powell, Brett Wales, Elizabeth Harrison, Matthew Bason, James Sargeant, Ian House, John Romero and Colin Ford, not to mention Tony White, the owner of Bonners Music Superstore - who sponsor the event.
Visit their website for a full schedule of the event.
The Association of Organ Enthusiasts is holding its Members Musical Break, at the Ramada Hotel & Resort at Bewdley near Kidderminster, in the heart of rural Worcestershire, commencing on Monday 1st March. This residential event, the fourteenth at this venue, which runs for five days, is primarily a get-together for members and has been sold out for some time, but there is ample capacity for day visitors, members or non-members, at a cost of just £5 per day which includes all sessions.
Artistes featured are Glyn Madden, Janet Dowsett, Matthew Bason, The Radio Days Big... Read more.
It has just been announced that James Sargeant will be at the Organ and Keyboard Festival in Eastbourne in three weeks time (26th February - 1st March 2010). Yamaha will be running special demonstrations of both Tyros 3 and CVP instruments at the Bonners Music Superstore trade stand. During the day, entry to the trade stands is free, as are a limited number of afternoon concert seats.
The show has a fabulous line up with Chris Powell, Bret Wales, Matthew Bason, Elizabeth Har... Read more.
Brett Wales and Chris Powell are delighted to announce that they have now raised £700 for their chosen charity following the recent success of their inaugural organ festivals.
The money has been raised over their 2 organ festival weekends in Bournemouth for Stepping Stones. The group is run by parents, for parents and carers of children with Down Syndrome in North Hampshire, Berkshire and Surrey. The charity is very dear to Chris & Brett as it is run by a close friend who's daughter Gemma has Downs Syndrome and has told us of the wonderful work that they do.Read more.