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Yamaha Xperts are coming to a town near you!Yamaha Xperts are coming to a town near you!

Tuesday 9th February

Are you a Yamaha S-series or Tyros owner? Do you want to get more from your instrument? Well great news! The Yamaha Xperts are coming to a town near you.

Yamaha are about to launch the first phase of “Yamaha Xperts on tour”, where top Yamaha product specialists will be giving a series of one-day product training seminars to keyboard owners and enthusiasts to help you get the most from your instrument and unlock its full potential.

The training days will cover many different facets of the instrument including some topics which will be decided by people attending o... Read more.

2nd Year For Yamaha Festival2nd Year For Yamaha Festival

Saturday 6th February

Following the sucess of last years festival the Independent Yamaha group are to repeat the event in May this year. Yamaha music europe will be supporting the event and Ian House, Glyn Madden and Steve Marsden will be in attendance.

As well as concerts and general entertainment Yamaha keyboard owners will benefit from tutorials and masterclasses during the day. The single room rate is £73.30 per night and double room rate is £104.66 per night.

Event details - Date of Event 20th - 22rd May 20... Read more.

New Ketron TutorialNew Ketron Tutorial

Thursday 4th February

Ketron have released a new manual in plain English for its SD7 keyboard. Full of hints and tips as well as the usual Tech info the manual can be downloaded on the Ketron website

Owners of Ketron instruments can also find new styles to enhance their keyboards here

Wersi Tours the UK with SonicWersi Tours the UK with Sonic

Tuesday 2nd February

Wersi Direct have announched a tour showcasing the Sonic Organ. The free events feature concerts throughout the day and demonstrations from the Wersi team. They also have a wide selection of part exchange deals for your current instrument.

The events, listed below, run between 11am and 4pm. For more information, call Wersi Direct on 0800 084 2013 or visit their website.

SOUTH EAST Sunday 21st Feb - Europa Hotel Gatwick - Balcombe Road, Gatwick, West Sussex RH10 7ZR. By Junction 1... Read more.

Another Loss In The Organ worldAnother Loss In The Organ world

Monday 25th January

Sadly the organ world has recently lost another of its great musicians, Alan Haven died earlier this month and has recently been given a green burial in Bawtry.

This legendary jazz organist worked alongside legendary 007 composer John Barry on Bond films such as 'From Russia With Love' and 'Goldfinger'. His single released in 1965 called 'Image' was frequently used as a theme tune by the offshore pirate radio station Radio Caroline. It was also used as a theme by DJ Tony Blackburn.

Alan, who was born in... Read more.

Brian Sharp DiesBrian Sharp Dies

Wednesday 20th January

"It's with great sadness that we have to announce that after a battle with cancer, Brian Sharp passed away in the early hours of Tuesday 20th January 2016. The funeral has yet to be arranged but will be for family and close friends only. There are plans however, to hold a memorial concert at some time in the future - details to follow. The family would very much appreciate privacy at this very difficult time".

Our thoughts go to Brian's family at this time.

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