The weather is continuing to be seasonal and causing more disruption to organ concerts around the country.
The latest cancellations are as follows:
Ipswich Light Organ Music Society have cancelled their show with David Last on Sunday 17th January due to a heating failure at the church. David is having a concert at Chelmondiston Village Hall on Friday 12th February.
Secondly, Brett Wales was due to appear at Banstead Organ Society on Monday 11th January. The concert has been postponed to 22nd March 2010.
If anybody knows of any other cancellations, please email them in.
Alex Payler's brand new 'feature' Video wall has gone online at www.alexpayler.com
6 'taster' performances performed live on the ELX-1m including 'Back To The Future', 'James Bond Theme' and 'Skyliner'.
Take a look at his site where you'll also find details of Alex, his instrument, tour dates and photo gallery.
On December 3rd, Jean Martyn was invited to play for the Not Forgotten Association at St. James Palace in front of the Princess Royal.
Read more about her day and her new acquaintances here...
Supporters of the Weyhill Electronic Organ Society made donations to BBC Children in Need in
return for requests which were submitted to David Last, guest performer at the Club's concert on
19 November. David admirably rose to the challenge and provided a great evening's
As a consequence of the concert, representatives from the Society were able to take a cheque
for £250 to the BBC (South) televised event at the National Motor Museum in Beaulieu the
What a great idea.... Well done Weyhill!
After campaigning for the past 25 years with the “Hammond sound” and being the only female on the circuit to do so, Joanne Naulls, having been given the title “Queen of the Hammond”, has updated her equipment by purchasing the latest “cloned Hammond” Key B Duo organ, locally called a “Clonewheel”.
This together with a Ketron SD3 sound module and SR Pocket 750mx speakers has enabled her to continue with the Hammond sound but now with additional updated orchestral voices. This provides all her needs to play for her strict tem... Read more.
It is with great saddness that we bring you the news of the untimely death of Kath Penn, dear friend and booking agent for Dirkjan Ranzijn. It is a great loss to all who knew her and our thoughts go out to her husband Tom and his family at this time.
All of Dirk's bookings in the UK were handled by Kath and therefore, for future bookings and information, people can contact Dirk direct via 0031 72 5151913 or email him on firstname.lastname@example.org
Dirk is currently back in Holland but is still available for UK bookings and looks forward to returning to these shores very soon.