This message from organist, Chris Jones offers some really good advice to all you organ societies and clubs out there who may be struggling or looking for new ideas and ways to promote your events. Well worth a read, he writes...
Recently I was offered the position as President of the Orpington Organ Club, Since my appointment I have been talking to other clubs and organists to see how we can improve the situation of our Organ Club world. Here are the ideas I have come up with.
A few months ago I read with interest a letter in Cavalcade about the Sleaford Organ C... Read more.
Due to unforseen circumstances the next concert at Clacton Keyboard Music Club featuring Andrew Nix has been changed. July 12th will now see Steve Hubble performing instead and Andrew will be appearing at the club later in the year on September 13th.
Kevin Grunill has been in touch to tell us about all his ventures for the month of July... Looks like a busy one! He writes:
July 2017 is the busiest month for the Penistone Cinema Organ Trust, since its formation in 1999, with a number of presentations planned both at the Astoria Centre at Barnsley and at St Andrews Church, Penistone.
Wednesday 5th July - Afternoon Tea Dance at The Astoria Centre, Barnsley at 1pm with Resident Organist - Kevin Grunill at the Compton Organ. Admission £5.50.
Thursday 6th July - Lunchtime concert at St Andrews Church, Penistone a... Read more.
Eastbourne Piano & Keyboard Club are on the move! Their last club meeting to be held at their current venue Westham Village Hall, Peelings Lane, Pevensey & Westham, East Sussex BN24 5HG will be on Tuesday 4th July 7.30pm with the very popular Brett Wales.
There will be no club meeting in August 2017, however, from Tuesday 5th September the club moves to their new venue: The Fishermens Club, Royal Parade, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN22 7AA... Read more.
Message from Glyn Madden and The Yamaha Club...
Our long awaited moving date has finally arrived and the Yamaha Club will be based in Doncaster from 1st July 2017. As I’m moving out of the area the club will get its first change of telephone number since it began in 1995. Naturally there will be a break in the service until a new permanent number can be established but don’t worry, you’ll be able to reach me from Monday 3rd July on our temporary number 07526 269873.
The Yamaha C... Read more.
The Yamaha Club Weekend: 27th-30th October 2017
The Yamaha Club’s annual get-together in October 2017 is totally devoted to Yamaha instruments and we are returning, with a host of the country’s top players, teachers and technicians, to the superb 4-star Hellidon Lakes Hotel in Daventry, Northamptonshire. Eight sparkling lakes are behind the hotel’s name and, surrounded by 220 acres of delightfully peaceful grounds, the Hellidon Lakes Hotel is one of our very favourite venues.
The event features some of the best known stars of the Yamaha o... Read more.