Due to concerns over the weather and recent ill health of the organisers, the concert at Middleton Hall, Darlington on Jan 31st featuring Andrew Nix has been cancelled.
Another date will be arranged and Organfax will be informed when this happens.
Also due to the weather the concert on Saturday 16th (tonight) with Elizabeth Harrison for Belper Organ Club has been cancelled. She will be with them again on March 19th 2011.
After fears that the weather would hamper the event we can now confirm that the now famous MusicLand Keyboard, Organ and Piano Music Fair, to be held at the Holiday Inn (Black Prince) is on. It won't just be the manufacturers who will be represented. We will be there ourselves, Horay!!! So come along to our stand for a chat!
Yamaha, Roland, Casio, Hammond, Orla, Carillon Music Festivals (Eastbourne) and others will be there and there will be plenty of product experts and dem... Read more.
Once again, fellow Blackpool Tower organist's Phil Kelsall & Chris Hopkins are to team up to present two special nights of dance music. Featuring their respective Technics and Wersi instruments, these events are not to be missed.
The first event is on Friday January 29th 2010 at the Marine Hall Ballroom, Fleetwood, Lancs. 7.30pm - 11pm with BOTH Phil and Chris. All tickets are £7.50. Advance booking is advised as previous events sold out. Tel: 01253 771141.
The following night on Saturday January 30th 2010, they are at the Civic Hall, Pudsey, West Yorks. 7.30pm - 11.30pm again with BOTH Phil and Chris. All tickets £6.50 on the door.
The artiste for the February concert at Wessex Organ World in Bournemouth has been changed owing to the relocation of Esqin Jonker returning to Holland to live. Unfortunately, Esquin has a new job and can't get the time off to travel.
In her place, a great favorite of the members is Mark Thompson and he has agreed to play for this concert on February 18th 2010.
Just in from Pete Shaw, his show at Cardiff Organ Society has been cancelled this evening. He will now be performing there on 8th Nov 2011.
Our first call this morning was from Violet Wittingham at Horsham Organand Keyboard Society. They have been forced to cancel their concert later this week due to bad weather as their concert hall is snowbound. Their AGM will now be before the next concert on Feb 10th.
Our second call this morning was from Tony Reed at Ascot who informs us that they have also had to cancel this week and their concert on Friday with Nicholas Martin is postponed until 19th Feb.