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Organist Plea...Organist Plea...

Monday 1st November

St Andrews Church, Owslebury, nr. Winchester is urgently seeking competent keyboard players to help us in their worship. Regular service every week at 11am. No choir to contend with just a grateful congregation.

It would not have be a regular commitment, ideally they would like a group of people and are quite happy to have beginners. Advice from their retiring organist can be given or they can supply an electronic keyboard. There is remuneration and you would also receive the gratitude of a caring community.

Although specifically needing help for their carol concert on... Read more.

New CD From Jean Martyn.... A Christmas StarNew CD From Jean Martyn.... A Christmas Star

Monday 1st November

Jean has a Christmas CD available recorded on piano. All your favourite christmas melodies.

Priced at £10 plus £1 p&p more details can be found on Jeans' website.

Cancelled Concert...

Thursday 28th October

It is with great regret that the Milton Keynes Organ Society have had to cancel their concert this evening (28th) with Brett Wales due to the venue being closed for refurbishment.

Help For Heroes...Help For Heroes...

Tuesday 26th October

Jean Martyn is performing a Musical Tribute Concert for "Help For Heroes" on the 6th November in the Church of St. Mary and St. Chad in Brewood, Stafford.

There will be a trumpet Fanfare as an introduction, followed by a procession of the British Legion Standards, Standards of a number of other Regiments involved in the World Wars and a number of personnel serving in the Armed Services who have seen action abroad.

The concert will be preceded by the National Anthem and finish with "Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1".

All proceeds will be passed to "Help For ... Read more.

Jean And Cled Celebrate 30 Years!Jean And Cled Celebrate 30 Years!

Tuesday 26th October

As pictured, Cled Griffin, father to Ian, is celebrating his 30th year of festival organising and celebrity organist, Jean Martyn, celebrates her 30th year of playing. 

Both are pictured here, along with Cled's lovely wife, Sylvia, at the recent Sand Bay Organ Festival run by Cled.

Rye In Need Of Organs!

Thursday 14th October

The Rye Wurlitzer Academy  was established at the end of 2009 after a donation to celebrate the life of Rita Akehurst, who, with her husband Tony started and ran the Hastings & Bexhill Organ Society for over 30 years.  In the first few months they have had up to 8 students getting to grips with the Rye Wurlitzer.  Further donations of money from other sources has meant that they are able to offer FREE TUITION to the students at Rye College by that highly capable theatre organist, musician and teacher MICHAEL WOOLDRIDGE.  This means that the project has funding until ... Read more.

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