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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.
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.
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.
The three Directors of Roland UK will be riding the 420 miles from Lands End to London in an attempt to raise £20,000 for two fantastic charities. Music for All promotes music making and provides musical equipment for schools and The British Heart Foundation helps to fund vital research into heart disease.
The ride starts this Friday October 1st. In addition Sean Montgomery will be joining them on Monday 4th as they ride the 50 miles from Chard to Poole. Sean has asked us if you could help by giving money to either or both of these extremely worthy charities. Please see the
Cardiff Organ & Keyboard Society, with Penny Weedon, are launching the X-Mas Factor, a competition to compose a short Christmas piece or song.
Three main prizes offer a public performance at Penny's concert on the 14th December, and professional recording and typesetting of the three selected pieces. Runners up will be included on an X-Mas Factor CD.
Entry is £10 (all going to Headway Cardiff for the head injured and their families) with a closing date of 21st October. Details from their website.
Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 September 2010 will see Chris Stanbury giving 2 Gala Charity Concerts in a private garden on the banks of the River Thames in Weybridge in aid of the Sam Beare Hospice, Weybridge and the White Lodge Centre, Chertsey.
Alongside Chris will be a special guest appearance from Kathryn Harries (International Soprano).
Telephone 01932 847784 for further information or click here to reserve your tickets.
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