Many of you will have seen Jean Martyn bring the house down with a standing ovation on her Britains Got Talent audition this evening. In a performance that showed both her talent and personality, she got all three judges to say Yes!
Producers of the show saved her audition to the very last to be shown and her boogie paino performance had the audience clapping along with a great deal of enthusiasm, although it should be said not all were in time with the music.
Jean has now qualified for the live semi finals which start tomorrow. Eight acts will perform each night, a total of... Read more.
Following this Tuesday night's 'Organist Entertains' featuring Charlie Balogh's excellent recording of 'Pinball Wizard', Chris Evans raved about the track yesterday on his Radio 2 breakfast show and gave the organ world one of the biggest plugs that it has had in ages by replaying the track during peak airtime! As if this wasn't enough, he went further again this morning and interviewed star American organist, Charlie Balogh over the phone!
With all the speculation about Jean Martyn's possible pending appearance on Britain's Got Talent and its publicity for 'our kind of music'... Read more.
The video features Roger Hagarty, of Rogers Music fame, playing a Yamaha Tyros in quite a unique way! James explains more about just what Roger is doing in the blog post, where you can also watch the video.
Ask any musical instrument teacher or music shop if learning an instrument is good for you and the answer will always be yes. Now there is evidence to suggest the benefits stretch long into later life and can play a big part in keeping an agile mind into the golden years.
We've come across an article from the Telegraph which looks at studies proving just how beneficial learning an instrument can be! Read the facinating article here.
We've just heard from Bonners Music Superstore that they are offering an amazing 10% off of everything across the weekend!!! From pedals, to the latest Tyros 4 keyboard, it's worth a look!
The sale starts on Friday morning and continues to Monday afternoon.
Head over to www.bonners.co.uk!
Are you passionate about keyboard instruments?
Are you enthusiastic and approachable?
Do you enjoy being part of a hard-working team?
If so, Bonners Music would like to hear from you!
Bonners are currently looking for a knowledgeable keyboard enthusiast to join their retail team. Based in their flagship Piano/Keyboard & Orchestral Department, key duties will include helping customers select the best product to suit their needs, providing excellent customer service, and ensuring the shop floor is presented in a way that maintains Bonners Music Su... Read more.