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Richard Ashby appointed to Korg UKRichard Ashby appointed to Korg UK

Friday 12th August

Richard Ashby will be a name familiar to many in the piano and keyboard world through his extensive involvement with Yamaha Music across two decades. 

Richard has recently been named National Sales Manager at Korg UK. "We’re delighted to have Richard join our team. His experience and expertise is well known across our industry,” commented director of sales and marketing Ricci Hodgson speaking to MI Pro.

We have had the pleasure of working with Richard on numerous occasions and the OrganFax team wish him the best of luck in his exciting new position.

Lowrey Artist Dennis Awe confirmed for Music Extravaganza 2016!Lowrey Artist Dennis Awe confirmed for Music Extravaganza 2016!

Wednesday 10th August

Enjoy an amazing musical event at Music Extravaganza 2016, a music spectacular filled with great music and fun for the hobby musician. The wonderful 4-star Peterborough Marriott Hotel plays host to this event running Saturday October 15th to Tuesday October 18th.

Allens Music are very excited to announce Dennis Awe from the USA will be performing! Dennis has become a firm favourite here in the UK and is excited to be returning. Throughout your stay th... Read more.

Compton Cinema Organ WeekendCompton Cinema Organ Weekend

Tuesday 9th August

The newly-opened theatre organ heritage centre is the latest venture by the Penistone Cinema Organ Trust and has been kindly supported by The Heritage Lottery Fund, The ASDA Foundation and numerous other funding activities, with work being carried out by the Trust's volunteers.

A special weekend of events will take place this coming Saturday and Sunday, the 13th & 14th August 2016.

On Saturday 13th August, commencing at 2.30pm, the Astoria Centre's 1934 Compton Cinema Pipe Organ will be put through its paces by London-based organist, Mark Laflin. Mark is one of the UK's ... Read more.

Wersi Release New Sonic/OAX SoftwareWersi Release New Sonic/OAX Software

Sunday 7th August

WAVE 1... The worlds first SONIC / OAX software line. Programmed by British WERSI artists and created to bring out the exceptional sounds and exciting new music making functions of the Sonic, for the first time ever you can enjoy Total Presets and Easy Play Presets that include Styles, Sounds, Mass Split Points, programmed reverbs, mixer settings, SFX settings, and a whole load of other goodies... and not to mention the superb use of the new SONIC and OAX sound libraries.

We're so excited to launch our new software line that we're providing a time limited special offer of any 5 o... Read more.

Ringway RS1000e Now AvailableRingway RS1000e Now Available

Wednesday 3rd August

MusicTraders are pleased to announce that the brand new Ringway RS1000e is now available for sale in the UK!! The final touches have been added and they are sure that all of their hard work has paid off. They are confident that this is their very best home organ to date, overtaking previous Orla and Ringway models. Intial reactions to this new product have been outstanding and pre-orders for this instrument are beginning to come in thick and fast! Due to this, they have negotiated a special introductary price with their friends at Orla Italy meaning that they can give you the best possible ... Read more.

Learn to play piano or keyboard with Yamaha and flowkeyLearn to play piano or keyboard with Yamaha and flowkey

Thursday 28th July

Have you always dreamed of playing the piano or keyboard? Now you can learn to play all kinds of music at home and at your own pace, thanks to Yamaha and flowkey – one of the world's most popular apps for learning the piano. For a limited period, you can get access to flowkey’s entire library of Premium songs for three months completely free of charge when you purchase a Yamaha digital piano or keyboard. No payment details are required to begin your membership.

Find out more here!

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