John Mann is delighted to say that he has just released his new CD entitled “Some Enchanted Evening”. He writes “the titles have all been requested by members of my Appreciation Society and I was inspired to make the CD of some of the loveliest melodies and tunes that they have asked me to play.”
John is playing the Eminent 2000 Grand Theatre Organ, Technics PX30 digital piano and Conn 652 organ. Tracks include Some Enchanted Evening, Sailing By, Golden Tango, Lonely Ballerina, Love Ne... Read more.
We have just heard about the brand new website created for top player, Alex Payler.
He writes to tell us "It is aimed at a universal audience and has been created from the ground upwards with completely new content and this is just the beginning – new videos are planned as is a brand new album performed live on the ELX-1m."
Looks great Alex... Check it out here.
The Isle of Wight Keyboard Club is changing its venue with effect Tuesday 18th June 2013. The new venue will be:
The Eight Bells
31 Carisbrooke High Street
Isle of Wight
Holiday makers visiting the island may wish to phone 01983 717373 for meeting details.
The New Foxtrot Serenaders will be sharing the stage with organist, David Ivory, who will be at the 4/57 Compton Concert organ which also is celebrating its 75th Birthday! David is in great demand for his recitals of popular 'classics' and transcriptions, played on church and town hall organs as well as his light and popular musical repertoire played on cinema organs.
Joe Marsh and Cameron Lloyd will be at the Organ with Damon Willetts at the Steinway Grand Piano.
Doors Open 1.30.pm for 2.00pm Start. Tickets £6.50 on the door.
Further enquiries to Steve Tovey - City Organist 07931 830 019
Award winning American theatre organist Jelani Eddington, will be appearing Sunday 2nd June 2013, in concert at the newly refurbished East Sussex National Wurlitzer
The instrument is in sparkling form and with this theatre organ superstar playing, it promises to be a concert not to be missed. Tickets are available from ESN on 01825 880088 (Please press option 1 and select reception) and are priced at just £8.50.
By the way if you haven't been to the ESN before treat yourself to a cream... Read more.
As many of you organ and keyboard enthusiasts know I left Korg UK in September 2012 to concentrate on my own gigs and concerts. Locally in Eastbourne I am still very busy as a musician in many different sinarios. Solo gigs and functions in the hotels, as part of a duo with a female vocalist called Sugar Coated Rock and a band leader in a very popular 6 piece function band called Dirty Martini Swing Band.
What about the organ and keyboard circuit I hear you cry. I have not stopped my Organ and keyboard club concerts or appearing as an independant player at any of the Festiva... Read more.