Due to circumstances beyond her control Jean Martyn will not be able to perform at Bolton in tune club on Tuesday 20th December. Nicholas Martin will be performing in her absence. Unfortunately Jeans husband Bob has been in Addenbrookes Hospital. He is now at home having to take things quietly and needs her TLC.
Jean has asked us to wish all her friends on... Read more.
NETOA stands for North East Theatre Organ Association and we would like to welcome them to the OrganFax directory pages, the third listing to join our full membership in as many weeks.
The New Victoria was Bradford's first 'super' cinema, and its magnificence was never equalled, as by the time the Odeon opened in December 1938, and the Ritz in May 1939, auditoria had taken on a more modern appearance, although many of them were handsome in their own way. It was also the original home of this fabulous instrument. De... Read more.
This Sunday, December 18th, Tony Stace & Andrew Nix will be performing their last duet show of the year. Packed with great music and merriment, it's a show not to be missed. There will be music to suit all tastes with a lean towards the Christmas season as well as all the usual humour the pair bring to a show.
The venue is the superb Wotton Hall club where the Gloucestershire Keyboard & Organ Club present their concerts - Wotto... Read more.
OrganFax would like to welcome Singing Hills to the OrganFax directory pages, the second addition this week.
The Pavilion at Singing Hills Golf Course, tucked away in the verdant Sussex countryside, is home to two magnificent Wurlitzer organs. The first is a 2/5 instrument, which came from the Regal Cinema in Colchester. The second a magnificent 3/23 Wurlitzer, which incorporates the original 5 ranks from the small organ along with some superb pipework imported from the USA. The result is a rich, thrilling and b... Read more.
OrganFax would like to welcome Alex Payler back to the OrganFax directory pages. Alex has spent the past couple of years away focusing on other projects and now comes back on tour in the UK with the new state of the art YAMAHA Electone Stagea ELS-02C. This good looking and confidently talented young man makes the ideal ambassador to our organ world. On one hand an elite musician but on the other, nothing less than a pioneer blowing apart the stereotypical outdated image and reputation of the instrument he plays as ... Read more.
The Blackpool Tower Ballroom is home to what must be the most famous and most played Wurlitzer organ in the world and Phil Kelsall has now amazingly completed his 40th year, presiding at the Wurlitzer as principal resident organist.
In recognition of Phil's contribution to the world of theatre organ music, The Blackpool Tower Ballroom is presenting a special 40th anniversary concert, a rare opportunity to hear Phil play a full concert on the Mightily Wurlitzer.
This exciting night will be compered by BBC Radio 2’s The Organist Entertains, Nigel Ogden!
Venue: Th... Read more.