Chappell of Bond Street is one of the country's truely historic music stores. Take a walk along Bond Street however, and the iconic music shop is no-where to be seen! In fact, since 2006, Chappell of Bond Street has had it's home on Wardour Street.
You may or may not be aware that Chappell of Bond Street is actually part of Yamaha, and therefore the recent announcement of a name change has met with a fantastic reception.
As of January 1st 2014, the shop will be named Yamaha Music London. Made up of three floors in a landmark Grade II-listed building, t... Read more.
Lovers of both keyboard and choral music will be delighted to learn that Pete Shaw is once again set to appear live on the Welsh Station S4C this coming Sunday 4th August. Accompanying the 34 strong Male Voice Choir; Bro Glyndwr, he should hopefully be seen in action providing backing the latest Korg products between 1.30 and 4pm. S4C is of course available to all TV customers on both subscription and freeview within Wales, but can also be found elsewhere within the UK on SKY channel 134 and also Virgin channel 166. Having heard a recent preview of both the singing and als... Read more.
On Saturday the 27th of July members of the Bexley Electronic Organ Society, with friends and family, celebrated their 40th Anniversary with an excellent four course meal at the Poplar Suite of the Woodlands in Swanley. Over 100 attended and were entertained during the meal and afterwards by Chris Powell and Tony Stace, not the usual combination but both performed brilliantly to an enthusiastic and appreciative audience.
The evening was organised by the Secretary, Harry Chapman and his wife Kath, together with the Treasurer Ray Johnston and his wife Sylvia.
The photograph... Read more.
A few weeks ago we told you about a special offer from John and Jackie Romero that was made to celebrate the official opening of the new Carillon Website and up and their coming 50th show weekend in Eastbourne. The offer was 50% off the deposit for 50 bookings for their 50th show. There are now just a handful of these spaces left so this is the last chance to ... Read more.
This brand new site contains a wealth of information about Steve and his music.
In addition to the usual items such as concert diary, CD’s, links, contact details etc, the site also contains demonstration tracks and downloads with more downloads planned for the coming months.
As North East Derbyshire Organ Society approaches its 30th year, it is considered by many that it’s future has limited potential whilst the words “Organ” & “Society” remain in its name, often giving a false impression to many people.
Whilst there is no intention of making any changes to the society’s structure or activities, in an effort to dispel the popular misconception that our concerts consist primarily of hymn singing and classical recitals, and to make our society and its music appear more attractive and appealing to the general public,... Read more.