The end of December has been a very sad time for the Scarborough Electronic Organ Society, firstly their chairman, Geoffrey Rennie passed away peacefully in the middle of December and in the early hours of the 31st December their Secretary, Brian Peakman, passed away from acute heart failure following a bout of pneumonia.
For the time being, their treasurer Graham Turner will also assume the duties of acting secretary...
On behalf of OrganFax, our deepest condolences go out to all the family and friends at the club.
Tim Flint is in the process of moving house at the moment and wishes to let everyone know that he is only contactable via his mobile phone for the time being. If you wish to get in touch with him, his number is 07771 667786.
Just as soon as he is settled in to his new abode, we will let you all know of his new details.
Stuck for a stocking filler for Christmas? Well perhaps Jean Martyn's new CD (released Dec 1st), "The Unforgettable Jean Martyn" is what you've been looking for!
The price of the CD is £10.00 (which includes P&P). To order in time for Christmas, please send cheques before December 19th made payable to
Jean Martyn Enterprises Limited.
7 Westhall Close, Brewood, Staffs, ST19 9EY.
Jeans list of engagements this year has been to say the least impressive and ... Read more.
The North Hampshire Organists' Association have been in touch and requested to be added to OrganFax.
We thought the following information might be of interest to our readers. They were founded in 1966. The objects of the Association are to advance the education, appreciation and understanding by the public of the study of the art of music with special reference to the organ. You do not have to be an organist or choir director to belong to the NHOA and enjoy the benefits of membership. Anyone who loves the organ and its m... Read more.
Last Thursday (November 22nd), North Staffs Organ & Keyboard Club staged a charity concert in the aid of the Midlands Air Ambulance and raised a fabulous £1,100 for this very worthwhile charity. The organist was a 'new boy to the block', John Cooper who provided his services completely free of charge in a bid to try out his brand new concert program. John has been off the circuit for 18 years, concentratin... Read more.
We are very pleased welcome yet another club to our directories as a full member of OrganFax; Nene Valley Organ Club is the latest club to have taken a full listing with us. Whilst information is still being added to their page, please feel free to stop by and have a look.