Barnstaple Keyboard Club and Light Music Club have let us know that due to demand they will be organising more social nights in a format based around club members playing. The Methodist Church Hall, Rhododendron Avenue, Sticklepath, Barnstaple, EX31 2DJ will host these player nights (please see their page for concert venue details).
Members and guests are invited to bring their instruments along to join in the fun. So polish up your keys and have a go!
Last month the Withernsea Organ Society celebrated their 40th Anniversary. The first of two special concerts was held on 7th October and given by two of their most popular artists, Chris Powell and Brett Wales. The second (on the 22nd) was by the wonderful Claudia Hirschfeld. Both occasions wowed an appreciative audience and the Com... Read more.
Leslie-Roy aka "The Music Man" is the latest artiste to join our ranks. He has been a gigging musician for some years and has been featured several times on BBC Radio Sussex/Surrey.
His current instrument of choice is the amazing Böhm Overture Stage. Leslie-Roy does not use any multi-tracking, sequencing or backing tracks. All is played live with just drum rhythms to ensure an individual style.
If you would like to know more about Leslie please see his page in the OrganFax players directory.
Alan Atherton is the latest artiste to join our ranks. He studied both classical piano and classical organ and has obtained a diploma ALCM for each instrument. Teaching piano and organ pupils has been the major part of his career with several pupils having gone on to be music teachers in schools and performers.
If you would like to know more about Alan please see his page in the OrganFax players directory.
People of the South West may be please to hear that Friday 24 October 2014 will see the 'Queen Of The Organ', Claudia Hirshfeld in a special one off Charity concert.
Claudia Hirschfeld - born and living in Germany near Cologne - is a world renowned professional organist and keyboard player: a veritable Superstar on her instrument, who has not only performed successfully in Europe, but also in North and South America too. Most recently she caused a sensation in the UAE (Dubai and Abu Dhabi) as well as China (Shanghai).
Besides her work as a solo artist she has ... Read more.
The latest club to have joined us as a full member is Woodhall Spa Organ Society
The club, who meet tonight, are equipped with a remotely controlled colour lighting system. Closed Circuit Colour Television cameras allowing the audience to see close up views of both the keyboard and pedal board via the large screen projection system. Coupled with comfortable seating the club promises a relaxing and enjoyable evening while listening to some of the top artistes around.
If you are in the area we suggest i... Read more.