An amazing event took place a few weeks ago at the Walnuts Shopping centre in Orpington, when The Worshipful, The Mayor of Bromley, opened a membership campaign on behalf of the Orpington Organ & Keyboard Club.
Alex Payler, a well known and respected electronic Organist, brought along his Yamaha ELX1-m "Digital Orchestra" and entertained the Walnut shoppers with a selection of music from films, shows and classical pieces. After a short introductory speech about the club and it's history by the Chairman, Joh... Read more.
If you have bought, or are looking to buy a Yamaha digital piano or keyboard from Rimmers Music, this may be for you!
Rimmers Music are holding special product knowledge and demonstration days at all of their branches with Yamaha product specialist, Ian House.
Rimmers Music say: "Product knowledge help days are being held at all our branches. Ian will be available to give help and advice on how to get the very best from your Yamaha instrument, including the flagship Tyros range and Yamaha S Series keyboards".
For more information, dates and contact details, visit the... Read more.
The Welsh Wizard, Byron Jones and DirkJan Ranzijn are holding a one day exravaganza at Eden Grove Church Hall, (home of the Wizard Compton ) Horfield, Bristol, on Saturday 9th June 2012. Doors open 12.00 for buffet at 12.30 then a concert from Byron on Wersi and Dirk on Bohm plus a hearing of the Wizard Compton. During the interval A cream tea will be served.
The price for all this is £15.00 Tickets must be bought in advanced for the catering numbers.
Any one interested contact Byron on 0117 949 7742
East Sussex National Hotel & Resort proudly presents on Sunday, 22nd January at 3pm an afternoon with Carlo Curley – The Pavarotti of the Organ.
Celebrating his 40th year of performing in the United Kingdom…This is the re-inaugural of Mr Curley’s 4-manual, 100-stop Allen touring Organ brought to England in 1975 for a historic series of concerts in the Great Hall of London’s Alexandra Palace and featured in The Press on numerous commercial recordings and on BBC Television and Radio…The instrument has recently been completely overhauled and moder... Read more.
The Lancastrian Theatre Organ Trust are putting on a real treat for organ lovers this weekend.
On Saturday 1st October at the Plaza Super Cinema, in Stockport, (as part of the "Back to the Future 2" conference weekend), the LTOT, in conjunction with the conference organising committee, are presenting The New Foxtrot Serenaders, with Simon Gledhill at the Compton Theatre Organ. Tickets are£10.00 and are available in advance from the Plaza Box Office, or you can pay on door.
Following on... Read more.
Nigel Ogden, Richard Hills, Simon Gledhill, Len Rawle, Adam Evans and David Grey... it's not often you see a line up of some of the best UK based theatre organists all playing in one place, and on one day!
Featuring a packed programme of concerts, guided tours of the Wurlizter pipe organ, masterclasses, open console sessions and more, the "Theatre Organ Day" at The Musical Museum, Brentford in association with the Cinema Organ Society, is certa... Read more.