It is with sadness that we report the death of FRED WHITTINGHAM from Horsham Organ & Keyboard Society .
He was 86 years old and passed away in Hospital on Friday 11 October.
Fred was a founder member in 1978 and had acted as Treasurer for some 20 years until he had to give up last year due to ill health.
Fred was also one of the first in this area of the country, to introdu... Read more.
Wersi Festivals and Wersi Direct have released a limited number of evening entry tickets for Saturday 19th October to see the World famous Organist, Franz Lambert in concert and his special 'Felsenkeller' themed evening. This is Franz' only visit to the UK for the foreseeable future and is a one off event. So don't miss out!
Tickets are £10 each or 2 tickets for £15. Venue is; The Marriott hotel, kingfisher Way, Huntingdon, Cambs. The venue is very close to the A1(m) and the A14 and there is a large car park with free parking.
Doors open at 7pm. Conce... Read more.
Mark Ireland is opening his new regional digital piano and keyboard store for Bristol and the surrounding area!
Great news for piano and keyboard customers in the South West- Mark Ireland who is no stranger to the world of retail and digital instruments, as well as the concert circuit, has launched Mark Ireland Pianos in Bristol. The shop is located on the east side of Bristol just off the busy A4 Bath road. Mark aims to provide a comprehensive selection of the best digital pianos from major brands and currently stocks Casio,
Kawai, Roland and Yamaha.
This new c... Read more.
I'd like to let everyone know that as of next year I shall be playing the new Wersi Pegasus Duo Pro, as seen here with 2 keyboards and pedals. I'm really looking forward to getting my music onto this new instrument!
Look forward to seeing you all soon,
As part of their ongoing publicity efforts, Weyhill Electronic Organ Society were recently able to make use of the Andover Library window to advertise their forthcoming attractions. On hand to assist were their loyal mascots, hoping to persuade more people to 'flock' to the Club's concerts!
A great idea for your club? Worth a look into with your local library?
Just added to our articles page the next issue of the Trocadero Wurlitzer News letter.
The Troxy, Stepney first opened its doors to the public on the 11th September 1933 and so September 2013 marked its 80th birthday. Many well known names appeared on stage including Tommy Trinder, The Andrews Sisters, Vera Lynn, Louis Armstrong, Petula Clarke and Cliff Richard. In this issue we look at the history of the Troxy, report on the event held to celebrate its 80th birthday, and briefly check on progress with the i... Read more.