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.
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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.
We would like to welcome PureTech Solutions to our OrganFax service directory. Dan Turner has told us that although they are based near Swindon they cover a very wide area and perform repairs on most main brands instruments.
You will find them and other repairers listed on the OrganFax service directory page. Don't forget we have a map view of the UK so it doesn't matter where you are based should you beloved instrument need some love and attention you will see the nearest repairer to you!
With Britains' Got Talent 2013 over for another year, Jean Martyn (finalist in 2011) is still very much in demand.
Since her 2011 performance, Jean has played at St James's Palace , and has just returned from Buckingham Palace where she was presented to HRH the Princess Royal at the "Not Forgotten" Association Garden Party hosting the Chelsea Pensioners and veterans and soldiers of all wars. Jean has raised in excess of £44,000 po... Read more.