Michael Wooldridge is just entering his 30th year of playing professional organ concerts, his very first whole solo concert having been on a Hammond Grandee loaned by The Sound Of Music for the June 1980 meeting of Maidenhead Electronic Organ Society!
He is thrilled to be returning to the Society in June 2010 to celebrate this special milestone event, exactly 30 years on, and plans to present a special evening looking back over his successful, varied and interes... Read more.
This month's spotlight turns on a true gentlemen of the organ world, the very talented Tim Butterworth.
Tim is becoming busier and busier on the concert circuit today but has been in the business for many years, including playing at the world famous Blackpool Tower Ballroom.
This article sheds light on the man and his music.
UPDATE.... NOW SOLD OUT 8/6/09
'Summer Dance Night' with Phil Kelsall and Chris Hopkins at the Marine Hall Ballroom, Fleetwood.
June 13th will be a rare opportunity to see Blackpool Tower's finest exponents of the keyboard playing for dancing on both Technics and Wersi instruments respectively.
The dance will start at 7.30pm and tickets are £7.50 and available by phoning 01253 771141.
Following our report on a special Roland show with Tim Flint a couple of days ago, the artiste and date have now been changed. The show will now take place on11th September and will now feature one of the world's top Roland Atelier artistes - Mr Tony Fenelon in a special intimate concert.
This event will feature the sounds of the NEW Roland Atelier range. Roland UK & Dawsons Music are presenting the show. Apart from the show itself, the entire range of Roland Atelier will be on show in the hotel foyer and you will be able to play and try for yourself, and of course a... Read more.
Following the sad passing of Ken Marshall (West Surrey Organ Club), his wife, Anne and family would like to thank everyone for the wonderful cards and letters received.
He will be sadly missed by all.
Phil Kelsall will perform two entirely different programs on 15th June at Nottingham Arts Theatre, George Street, Nottingham NG1 3BE
The afternoon concert at 2pm is proving very popular for people who do not like going out in the evening or who have a long way to travel.
The evening performance 7-30pm will include a tribute to Eric Coates who was born in Nottinghamshire. Phil will play some of the tunes written by Eric and will explain what he thinks of them from a performers viewpoint.
Tickets £7 from box office telephone 0115 9476096 or on the Nottingham Arts Theatre site