Message from Glyn Madden and The Yamaha Club...
Our long awaited moving date has finally arrived and the Yamaha Club will be based in Doncaster from 1st July 2017. As I’m moving out of the area the club will get its first change of telephone number since it began in 1995. Naturally there will be a break in the service until a new permanent number can be established but don’t worry, you’ll be able to reach me from Monday 3rd July on our temporary number 07526 269873.
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The Yamaha Club Weekend: 27th-30th October 2017
The Yamaha Club’s annual get-together in October 2017 is totally devoted to Yamaha instruments and we are returning, with a host of the country’s top players, teachers and technicians, to the superb 4-star Hellidon Lakes Hotel in Daventry, Northamptonshire. Eight sparkling lakes are behind the hotel’s name and, surrounded by 220 acres of delightfully peaceful grounds, the Hellidon Lakes Hotel is one of our very favourite venues.
The event features some of the best known stars of the Yamaha o... Read more.
Saturday 24th June will see Chris Powell perform a special charity concert at St. Andrews Church in Whittlesey (Church Street, PE7 1DE) in aid of Christian projects.
Featuring music from accross the decades, it's sure to be music for all!
Tickets are £8.00 and include interval wine and nibbles.
Please support this worthy cause and enjoy a good night out whilst doing so. Tickets are available from Ann & David Mason by telephoning 01733 208215
Weyhill Electronic Organ Society was nominated for The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service 2017 – an award that was created by The Queen in 2002 to mark the occasion of her Golden Jubilee, recognising excellence in voluntary activities carried out by groups in the community.
Unfortunately, given the large number of nominations and the very high standards throughout, the Club was not among those selected to receive the Award, but the message received was very complimentary and encouraging:
“The nomination of Weyhill Electronic Organ Society for The Queen's Award f... Read more.
Faversham Organ & Keyboard Concerts are on the move. As of July 21st and their next concert with Andrew Varley, they will be in their new venue of Faversham Assembly Rooms.
If you live locally and haven't joined them yet, why not give them a go and support them in their new home.
The Society is pleased to announce the re-launch of private practice sessions on the 3-12 Wurlitzer at the Victoria Hall Saltaire. This follows extensive refurbishment and enhancement of the organ which is now largely complete, and which includes additional facilities, and the provision of a krumet rank, currently being tonally finished by Rob Balfour-Rowley.
They have an excellent relationship with the new management of the hall and can now offer evening sessions on a trial basis for those who cannot attend da... Read more.