Following on from our previous news item Simon Gledhill has recently been entered into the American Theatre Organ Society’s hall of fame. The ATOS Hall of Fame award is presented annually to persons who have been loyal supporters of the American Theatre Organ Society. These individuals have shown dedication to the preservation of the theatre organ and their contributions over the years have enhanced the public interest in the theatre organ. Our congratulations also go to Simon!
Pictured right is David Gray who is just back from America having been named 'Organist of the year for 2015".
This is an annual award presented to an outstanding organist who is currently active in the theatre organ art form through live performances and recordings. Recipients must have been publicly active for five or more years in the theatre organ field. Our congratulations go to David for having won this prestigious award.
Phillip Brown and Lynne Siddons will be playing a charity concert on Monday 27th July at St. George’s Social Centre, Village Street, off Balaclava Road, Derby, DE23 8SZ which is the home of the Derby Organ & Keyboard Club. It starts at 7.30pm (doors open at 6.45pm) and the entrance fee is £7 per person, please pay at the door.
Phillip and Lynne are playing for free so all proceeds will go to the charity which is the Bereaveme... Read more.
A brand new sound, incredible new audio styles and a new wide colour screen barely scratches the surface on the all new Yamaha PSR-S970 keyboard.
The S970 sits atop the all new S-Series range, alongside the PSR-S670 and PSR-S770. There are simply too many new features to list in this brief announcement. Full details can be found on Yamaha's website.
As the world's largest musical instrument company, there is always a lot of attention paid when they launch new instruments. That's why when the CVP-700 series of Clavinova digital piano was announced we were excited to see the hype was completely justified!
The CVP-700 series is the perfect combination of Yamaha's industry leading Clavinova CLP digital pianos with the unbridaled power of their workstation keyboards - of which the Tyros is the flagship.
Incorporating a whole host of new sounds, including world class Yamaha and Bosendorfer grand pianos, alongside a wide array... Read more.
New Forest Organ Society have notified us that there will be a change to the published programme for Tuesday 21st July. The concert at Milford on Sea will now star Penny Weedon, for further information or tickets please phone Sandra Ebbetts - 01590 644724