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New CD from Leigh WilbrahamNew CD from Leigh Wilbraham

Thursday 24th September

After a 20 year break Leigh Wilbraham has released a new CD entitled Highway.

This brand new CD is recorded on Yamaha Tyros5 and features sounds from the sound packs expansion voice range. Tracks on the CD include:

1. Goodness Gracious Me/ I Love You And Don’t You Forget It
2. Step Inside Love
3. Folsom Prison Blues/I Walk The Line
4. Goin’ Out Of My Head
5. I Couldn’t Live Without Your Love/Downtown
6. A Love So Beautiful
7. Nostalgia/Are You Lonesome Tonight
8. You Lost That Loving Feeling
9. Time In A Bottl... Read more.


Friday 18th September

September 27th will see Tony Stace & Andrew Nix perform their unique "DUET SHOW" at the Hamworthy Club, Canford Magna in Dorset. (BH21 3AP). This superb venue was the home of WOW (Wessex Organ World) and has a fantastic concert room plus there is ample free car parking. The Sunday afternoon show starts at 2pm (Doors 1.15pm) and tickets at £8 will be available on the door. The whole show consists of highly rehearsed arrange... Read more.

Church Organist NeededChurch Organist Needed

Sunday 30th August

Appropriately to this bank holiday Sunday we have been told of a church in Suffolk that is in need of a church organist. Although this positen is often taken by a member of the local congregation and done for free, a fee is negotiable in this case.

The venue is a small 800 year old church with a simple pipe organ. Eucharist usually consists of hymns plus a little music before and after. The service usually takes about an hour or a little less. For Evening prayer once a month it is just four hymns and lasts about 45-50 minutes.

If you are interested please contact OrganFax and we will put you in touch with the church.

New CD from Andrew Nix - ROLL OUT THE BARRENew CD from Andrew Nix - ROLL OUT THE BARREL

Friday 3rd July

Andrew enjoys recording CD's that feature many different styles of his repertoire and this one is no exception. It is an album full of exciting musical variety and whilst still utilising his trusted concert instrument, the Roland Atelier AT900c for the majority of the tracks, he has included a few tracks featuring some outstanding sounds from the wonderful Korg PA3x.

Track list:

1. Wien Bleibt Wien 2. Flirtation Waltz / Poor People Of Paris  3. Phantom Of The Opera / Tomorrow / If I Were A Rich Man / Climb Every Mountain / Movies Were Movies  4. The Good, Th... Read more.

Brand New Orla Direct ShowroomBrand New Orla Direct Showroom

Saturday 27th June

Orla Direct are pleased to announce the opening of their brand new showroom in The Midlands as of July 1st. The new showroom is located at Fields Farm Business Centre just off the M69 motorway in Leicestershire. The unit is the first unit you come to as you take the road into the business centre.

The showroom has parking right next to the unit and overlooks open fields. It is a great place to visit without the hassle of town centres or car parks. Visitors can be assured of a warm welcome by Paul and Esquin and of course a nice cup of Tea or Coffee.

The showroom will allow th... Read more.

James Last passes awayJames Last Passes Away

Wednesday 10th June

News is breaking today that James Last has died whilst in Florida, age 86. 

Last was a huge inspiration to the music and arrangements of many of the leading organists and keybaord players and will be greatly missed.

More information can be found on the BBC news website.

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