At a time when we keep hearing of clubs closing, it’s great to have positive news that a new club has been opened in Colchester by Andrew & Lynda Cox. They were only introduced to the Organ/ Keyboard world 2 years ago and have now, as a result, got a full programme of artistes booked into next year!
Joanne Naulls (Powell) played the February concert with a guest appearance from Chris Powell for a few duets. Chris is back there on Friday 6 March at 7.30pm. More details on their Organfax page.
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Well known musician, Alex Payler has been in touch to tell us all about his new website. It's a great site with lots of information about him and Electone andthere are also several links to his video clips on YouTube.
Well worth a look!
After an association of almost 9 years, Ian House has announced he's moving on from Yamaha Music Europe.
Ian has long been associated with the music industry. Prior to his appointment as Yamaha Music Europe's piano and keyboard product specialist, Ian took an active role in the development and programming of numerous keyboards including Genos, PSR-S and Clavinova instruments.
Although leaving the music instrument industry Ian is looking forward to continuing to play at clubs, societies and festivals alongside his new role as Product Marketing Manager for a global... Read more.
We were delighted to hear about the wonderful work that Elizabeth Harrison and her team at Leyland In Tune have been doing.
Since 2011, the monthly Leyland in Tune concerts have donated £46,289 to good causes, provided superb entertainment and refreshments to the local community, and importantly provided work for lots of talented musicians.
It doesn't just happen by magic, a lot of hard work, dedication and commitment have gone into the shows over the last 9 yars but what a success! In a time when we hear of so many clubs struggling, it's refreshing to be able to report on such a success and long may it continue. Well done to all involved!
Our Kind Of Music have just announed that a room for their previosuly sold out organ festival at the Hotel Miramar in Bournemouth in February has just become available. Running from the 28th February - 2nd March, why don't you join them?
Due to a late cancellation there is now 1 double/twin occupancy room that has been released back on sale. The newly renovated garden view room is priced at £249pp and includes 3 nights dinner, bed and breakfast and all entertainemnt.
There is a fabulous line up of entertainment on offer including the host for the weekend, Dirkjan Ranzi... Read more.
Mr. Yamaha, Glyn Madden, makes a rare concert appearance in Sussex!
Top artiste Glyn Madden is generally found behind the scenes these days running the Yamaha Club but, for one night only, Glyn is taking to the stage at the Sussex Keyboard & Organ Club on Thursday 20th February. Glyn and his Yamaha Genos will be joined by two more superb players, Michael Wooldridge and Chris Stanbury, so audience members are in for a real treat, with three top musicians playing solos, duets and even maybe a trio!
The concert is at the Parish Hall in South Street, Lancing, BN15 8AJ and st... Read more.