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Yamaha begin on Yamaha Begin Work On Worlds Most Inspiring Music Store

Friday 16th January

Yesterday, work began on a revolutionary refit taking place at Yamaha Music London - the company's three-story flagship UK store. 

The store's largest ever refit, will take place over a 12 day period and aim's to transform the listed building into a state-of-the-art musical instrument store.

The piano floor, pictured, will remain open throughout the refit with a full selection of Yamaha, Bösendorfer and Kemble upright, grand and silent pianos for you to choose from. 

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Nicholas Martin B.E.MNicholas Martin B.E.M

Monday 12th January

Well known organist and Co-founder and Fundraiser of the 'Miracles To Believe In' Charity, Nicholas Martin has been awarded the British Empire Medal for services to Children and Families in the New Years Honours list .

From all at OrganFax, we'd like to congratualte Nick on such a worthy accolade.

Cirencester International Organ Festival

Sunday 11th January

Cirencester International Organ Festival will take place from 18th - 25th April 2015.

This is the fourth organ festival to take place in the town organised by Cirencester Parish Church - home to a world-class organ - and the second year to feature an international programme.

The 2015 festival opens with a gala recital performed international composer, improviser and virtuoso organist Naji Hakim who is visiting the festival from Paris. One of the leading musicians of his generation, Dr Hakim has previously held posts as Organist at the Sacré-Coeur Basilica, before suc... Read more.

Trocadero Wurlitzer Trust December NewsletterTrocadero Wurlitzer Trust December Newsletter

Saturday 10th January

See the latest newsletter from the Troxy on the OrganFax articles pageAs the Troxy nears completion we look at the venue in which the organ has been placed.

Our thanks go to the COS for supplying this article on OrganFax.

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Friday 9th January

The Northern District will be carrying out maintenance on their Wurlitzer at Victoria Hall in Saltaire during January and February, consequently their first concert of 2015 will take place on 8th March at 14:30 and feature Chris Powell.

Venue search...Venue search...

Tuesday 6th January

Composer and Organist Andy Quin is looking for suitable venues to record his forthcoming album for De Wolfe Music. The Classical and Electronic sections are now covered but he is looking to record the Theatre Organ element over the next few months.

If you know of a suitable pipe instrument (in tune and working order) in a reasonably quiet and accessible venue (preferably in the South either in, or not too far from London) that might be available for recording purposes, please contac... Read more.

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