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One of the UK's vintage Wurlitzer organs will be making its final concert appearance this Easter, after entertaining thousands of concert go-ers for 30 years.
Sadly, the James Finegan Hall at Eston is due to close at the end of May. There had been speculation about the long term future of the venue for a number of years, however the news came just a few months ago that it was the local authority's intent to close the hall in May 2011.
It is such a pity that a full season of concerts could not be presented in 2011. A substantial amount of work had been carr... Read more.
Enigma Records UK is a new, independent record label based in Wells. They are proud to present their debut album, Trumpet Variations, featuring Trumpet and Organ arrangements played by David Bertie (Trumpet) and Christopher Tambling on the magnificent 4-manual Compton Organ of Downside Abbey.
The music includes music by Karg-Elert, Mendelssohn, Stanley, Guilmant, Travers, Elgar and others, as well as original compositions by Christopher Tambling. Available to order from Enigma, Amazon and as a download from the iTunes store now.
Sounds For Keys is a Netherlands based sample company producing voices for Yamaha Tyros and Wersi instruments. The voices are direct sampled sounds and offer true to life replicas. Sounds For Keys are unique as they produce only HIGH DEFINITION VOICES - the clairity of the sounds is superb.
There are 4 packs available which include:
Jimmy Smith Organs - Great hammond sounds for Tyros and Wersi
Klaus Wunderlich 1960's - Great sounds of Klaus from the H100 organ
Spectra One Pack - Voices from the Wersi Spectra produced in High Definition
Cathedral Voice Pa... Read more.
The Burgess Hill Keyboard Club are delighted to announce that therie next concert on Friday 15th April 2011 @ 7.15pm will feature star accordionists, Jack Emblow and Tony Compton.
Jack Emblow is a very famous accordionist who has performed in many BBC Radio & TV programmes over the past 50 years. For example, Last of the Summer Wine - Allo' Allo', Bergerac & Sing Something Simple. Jack has recently toured the UK & Europe with Jazz Guitarist Martin Taylor and his Spirit of Django group.
Banstead Organ Club wish to advise that their concert on April 11th wiil now be performed by Michael McAneny and not Penny Weedon as advertised.
The Club wishes Penny a speedy recovery from her period of ill health.
Since the inclusion of our letter from The New Foresat Organ Society a few days ago and the opening of our topic for debate in the forum referring to 'Are Organ Societies Doomed?' we have had already had 2 very interesting replies from artistes offering their thoughts... So much so that we wanted to once again highlight your attention to this thread and encourage more views. Here is an excerpt from our good friend David Thomas and his views...
Hi OrganFax forum readers,
As a performer that has been "On The Road" since the early 80's and involved with the... Read more.