Congratulations go to Phil Kelsall, Resident Organist of the Blackpool Tower Ballroom on being awarded an M.B.E in this year Queen's Birthday Honours List.
He follows in the footsteps of his one time predecessor 'Reginald Dixon' in receiving the award, which was given to Phil for his services to music.
Well done Phil from all at OrganFax!
June 1st 2010 saw Rod Pooley starting classes on how to operate and get the best from your Korg or Yamaha keyboards. These are held at his Recording Studio in Eastbourne. www.cmpstudios.co.uk
Sessions are an hour each at £20 for one to one and £15 each for groups of 3 or more, max in any group will be 5. Courses available for Korg Pa2X pro, Pa800 and Pa500. Yamaha Tyros 1, 2 and 3. For further info Call CMP Studios on 01323 647824.
With all the doom and gloom surrounding a lot of clubs that are struggling at the moment, it was lovely to receive the picture featured from The Verwood Organ Society.
The club is going from strength to strength since their recent move into The Hub, a wonderful purpose built theatre venue in Verwood, Dorset. Well done to all the hard working committee and here's to even more success!
Why not join them for an evening? For more information why not take a look at the Societies OrganFax Page?
Following a recent car crash, Ian would like to thank everyone for their messages of concern.
We're pleased to say that he walked away relatively unharmed from the accident which happened en route to a recent concert.
Getting The Most From Your Roland Atelier - Part 1' is a brand new DVD release from top concert performer and product specialist, Tim Flint.
Presenting an hour long introduction to the Roland Atelier AT series this easy to follow instructional DVD guides you through the basics of these fine instruments. This production covers all Ateliers with a touch screen.
DVD's are available now costing £14.99 plus £1.49 p&p by sending a cheque payable to 'Tim Flint' to:
1C Belper road,
We have had wonderful news today to say that the Isle Of Wight Organ & Keyboard Club has been reformed and now meets on the third Tuesday of every month at Newport Football Club, St Georges Park, St Georges Way. Newport. Isle of Wight.
Concerts start at 8.00 with their first being held with special guest Penny Weedon. This will be on Tuesday 27th July, doors open 7.30 for 8pm start. For full details please phone Dave Perry on 01983 403971 or Mike Martin on 01983 565 152
We wish them all the success in their new venture!