Belper Organ Club's oldest member, Margery Richardson who is 80+ and Ethan Leo Bloor who became a member aged 10 Days, came together for the first time this week.
Ethan is the son of Elaine Dawes who may be well known to some of you for her playing talents. Ethan was born at 6.10am on June 22nd weighing 5lb.
Great Grandad & club treasurer Brian Dawes made him a member last Thursday.
Our congratulations go to Elaine and Rob on the birth of their beautiful baby boy.
This new article has been donated by the club chairman of a well known and successful organ society. It is an important subject to all interested in the organ and keyboard business. Whether club or player we are all effected by current economics. Arguably, the most asked question relating to the very survival of many organ clubs and societies is “How can we increase our concert attendances?” Please feel free to answer on our forum page
We would like to welcome both 'Dawsons' and 'Haven Keyboards' to our Dealer directory. If you are looking for a reputable dealer then make sure our directory is the first place you look! Don't forget to check the directory map view to see which is your closest shop.
Alex imported the instrument from star American organist, Stan Koyama who will be known to many here in the UK through his festival appearances.
MusicLand have just announced an exciting event to launch their new "TRX Organ System" - an upgrade kit to easily convert your Tyros 2 or 3 into a fully functioning organ.
The demonstration event, which features James Sargeant, David Harrild and Chris Jones, will show you the shear versatility of the setup.
Starting at 7.15pm the demonstration will take place on the 16th July at the Bromley Court Hotel in Kent.
More details can be found on the new TRX Tyros Organ System website tyrosorgan.com.
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.