OrganFax News

OrganFax news brings you all the latest from the world of the organ and keyboard. From new product launches, to festivals and other exciting events. Please feel free to contact us with any news you would like featured on this page.

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Music and fun with Brett and ChrisMusic and fun with Brett and Chris

Friday 3rd July

An exciting new festival is coming, and within weeks of it being announced, places are aready running short!

The Bournemouth festival is the brainchild of Brett Wales and Chris Powell who have joined forces to produce the weekend event which takes place from the 27th to the 30th of November 2009.

Chris and Brett are joined by a star line-up of some of the UK's best musicians and entertainers. A new website has been launched for the festival and can be found at keybreaks.org.

Rod's New Venture!

Thursday 2nd July

As of July 1st 2009 Rod Pooley joined as one of the Directors an exciting new business called Creative Music Production.

The company will specialise in professional one to one music tuition on the most popular instruments, quality recording facilities with experienced engineers in a fully equipped studio covering all genres and soon also a band rehearsal studio. Keyboard product knowledge on all the top brands and recording software tutorials will also be available.

For more info click on the CMP link on their home page.

John Mann's 70th Birthday Concert Review

Wednesday 1st July

We have received the following review of John Mann's concert at The Dome in Brighton which celebrated his 70th Birthday on June 21st:

Throughout its long history the Dome has played host to a vast selection of artistes, yet it must be a very long time since one was received by an audience of almost two thousand with such acclaim as they greeted Brighton’s home-grown star performer John Mann.

Adjectives ‘auspicious’, ‘momentous’ and their like are irrelevant. More appropriate is ‘affection’, for assuredly that is how John with his ... Read more.

In Memory Of Tom Ricketts

Tuesday 30th June

It is with great sadness that we announce the sad passing of Tom Ricketts on Tuesday 23rd June.

Tom was one of the original OrganFax team members alongside Alan & Margaret Falkner.  Amongst many duties, one of his main roles was to collect details from clubs/societies (contact names, telephone numbers, concert dates etc). He was also responsible for keeping the accounts and controlling finances. 

Tom was fully involved in the birth of OrganFax and it is quite possible that it would not have happened without him.

His son, David, has indicated that a... Read more.

New CD's

Monday 29th June

We are delighted to annouce that another player has joined our popular OrganFax Shop. Rod Pooley's entire catalogue of recordings is now available to buy. Head on over to our shop for more information.

Brian Sharp's Festival Weekend Almost Sold Out!

Sunday 28th June

Only a handful of places are left for Brian Sharp's Christmas event in Bournemouth this year running from the 11th - 14th December.

Brian has been running these events for many years now with the help of his long time friend, Margaret Ross.  There is always a lovely friendly atmosphere at their events along with a great line up of artistes.

We strongly urge that if you wish to join them for this weekend that you book soon.  Please call Margaret on 01202 888482 for more details.

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