We are very pleased welcome yet another player to our directories as a full member of OrganFax; Michael Gisbourne is the latest player to have taken a full listing with us. Whilst information is still being added to his page, please feel free to stop by and have a look.
Some of you may be aware that Alastair Kiernan has now stopped playing on the UK electronic organ circuit. Contrary to rumours about Alastair's health, he is absolutely fine. After taking on just simply too much, not only on the organ circuit with some 50+ shows a year, a full time job in the aviation business, his own property business and family commitments, something had to give. Alastair decided in September 2011 to take a step back from the electronic organ world, taking a Yamaha HX1 and Tyros II ar... Read more.
It is with regret that the Chair of the East Lancs Organ & Keyboard Club (Dave Smith) has to announce after a majority committee decision (with himself against the decision) to close the doors of the above club.
It actually closed its doors with their final artist (Robert Davies) on 8th August. Dave along with other people have been busy trying to resurrect the club since then and are still intent on opening and continuing with the club.......maybe in a different venue and of course it will have a new title. They are looking forward to welcoming al... Read more.
Since appearing on ITV's Britain's Got Talent, Jean Martyn's feet haven't touched the ground! Here's the latest on a busy week ahead, direct from Jean's manager...
This week is an exciting week for Jean, as she has been invited to perform with the Military Wives Choir on Thursday 15th March at St Georges Church Bulford near Salisbury.
On Sunday, March 18th she is featured on BBC1 Songs of Praise, a special programme for Mothering Sunday, as a Woman of Inspiration. Jean can be seeing playing her grand piano and her Tyros 4, as well as being interviewed by Aled Jones in h... Read more.
The Cinema Organ Society has a new man at the helm of their Southern District. David Reed is to be appointed as the Southern District Secretary and will head up the districts activities in the run up to the inauguration of the society’s largest ever project, the installation of the ex Trocadero Wurlitzer organ into the Troxy in East London.
David is already well known within the organ fraternity as the man behind the Cinema Organ Society’s three websites whic... Read more.
Popular organ entertainers Tony Stace & Andrew Nix have announced a series of "Duet Shows"
organised by themselves. Tickets for each event can ONLY be purchased from the contact given.
Hailsham Pavillion (E. Sussex)
July 1st 2012 SUNDAY 2.30pm
Tickets £7.50 contact Tony 01609 748295
Scarborough Fair Collection (2 Wurlitzers & Electronics)
July 7th 2012 SATURDAY 2.30pm - Mechanical instruments play ... Read more.