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Due to cancellations, a few rooms have become available for the next Key Breaks festival hosted by Brett Wales and Chris Powell at the wonderful 4* Park Royal Hotel in Cheshire. Running from 6-9th May, this venue is wonderfully placed for Chester, Manchester and Liverpool and easily accessible from the major motorway networks.
With a star studded line up including DirkJan Ranzijn, Ian Griffin, Jon Smith and Chiho Sunamoto, along with music from its hosts, there will be wall to wall music to enjoy! Coupled with wonderful food and their renowned atmosphere, this break is not to be mis... Read more.
Entitled "The 51 Steps", this medium tempo swing number is in the style of Benny Goodman, Count Basie etc. Piano score in Eb with added chord symbols for keyboard/guitar. Good tune for improvisation.
ISMN: 9790708076544. 4-pages A4 format.
Price £6.00 including postage (UK only).
If you wish to order, please send cheques payable to: Tony Whittaker, 49 Hollystitches Road, Nuneaton, Warwickshire CV10 9QA.
In it's current guise, the club was started in 1968 and moved to Shalford Village Hall, Guildford, Surrey in April 1976. We therefore reached a landmark of 45years in existence in 2013. Originally called West Surrey Organ Society, in 2007 it was decided to change the name to West Surrey Organ and Keyboard Club, thereby reflecting the increased popularity of the different types of instrument.
In 2015 we were lucky enough to gain sponsorship funding through two local charities, who support and provide grants to organisations that make a difference in the community, in our cas... Read more.
Yamaha has added four new instruments to it's digital piano and keyboard line-up.
There are two new Arius digital pianos: the YDP-163 and YPD-143. Both are models aimed at buyers on a budget but with no compromise on specs. The YDP-163 features a Graded Hammer 3 keyboard action, an improved CF sound engine and Stereophonic Optimiser, which... Read more.
Wersi recently introduced their new organ, the Pergamon OAX1000.
"The new instrument features 3 x 76 note manuals, the new Wersi Sonic OAX software, 10 SFX buttons, more volume drawbars, more physical control push buttons, a new set of Percussion drawbars to compliment the Upper and Lower set of drawbars and all of the state of the art technology that you'd expect from the new WERSI Flagship instrument. "
To find out more, contact Wersi Direct (UK) on 0800 084 2013 or email@example.com
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The Executive Committee of the Musicians' Union (MU) has reaffirmed its support for Britain remaining part of the European Union.
For musicians, the benefits of Britain staying in the EU are numerous.
Open borders make touring both easier and less expensive, EU health and safety legislation has meant that the job of being a musician has become safer and workers’ rights legislation in general has improved the working life of musicians in the UK. The Working Time Directive, for instance, redefined the definition of a worker for the purposes of working ti... Read more.