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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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40th Birthday Celebrations!40th Birthday Celebrations!

Thursday 7th May

Carlisle and West Cumbria Organ and Keyboard Society celebrated its 40th Birthday with a special concert on Thursday 30th April featuring Andrew Nix and Tony Stace.

A near capacity audience including former Chairman Keith Harkness and former Secretary David Johnson were treated to over two hours of top class music and laughter.

The Society was formed in 1969 as a branch of the Hammond Organ Society and later changed its name to the Carlisle and District Organ Society as organs became more popular i... Read more.

New Article Added TodayNew Article Added Today

Wednesday 6th May

One man's moving story of a new journey in life through his love of music.

Shortly after Paul Pilbrow lost his wife in 2007, he engaged on a mission to play some of the finest organs around the country. 

In this article, he touches upon his visit to Lincoln Cathedral playing the famed Father Willis pipe organ.

New Shop Listings

Tuesday 5th May

We would like to welcome three new shops to our dealer listing page. Millington Music, KeySound and The Music Station are the latest additions to this growing directory.

We are also pleased to announce that within the next few days we will be launching our new Service and Repairs directory, containing the contact details of many musical instrument and PA engineers. If you know of anyone who would like to be included please do contact us.

Britains Oldest Wurlitzer's Sing Out!

Tuesday 5th May

The two oldest Wurlitzer Pipe Organs to be shipped to the UK back in 1925 are still delighting their respective audiences at the age of 84!  The former Picture House, Walsall organ has graced the beautiful church in the quaint fishing village of Beer in Devon since 1958, while the ex.  Palace Theatre, Tottenham organ has had pride of place in the hall of the Thomas Peacocke College in Rye, East Sussex since 1957. 

Many years later we find these delightful instruments being given a new lease of life in their respective homes and two groups now exist to aid and furt... Read more.

Paul Carman Spotlight Now Online!Paul Carman Spotlight Now Online!

Sunday 3rd May

Readers of the OrganFax News page will no doubt have read some of the features on this well known personality and his commercial enterprises. 

However, away from the 'trade' side of the organ world, Paul remains one of the most talented performers in the UK - this month's Spotlight will hopefully lift the lid on this man and his very wide world of music!

Brett's Tip For May

Sunday 3rd May

For this months tip, Brett gives information on creating 2 presets for the beautiful and recent hit by X-Factor winner Alexandra Burke,'Hallelujah'.

Two presets together with a style that will make this lovely song sound great on your WERSI.

Take a look at the Wersi Club website.

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