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Korg launch the PA900Korg launch the PA900

Saturday 29th June

Korg have slowly been growing their presence in the arranger keyboard market, from the acclaimed MicroArranger through to the top of the range PA3x Pro. 

Now Korg debuts the newest high-performance Arranger in the acclaimed PA-Series; the Pa900. Featuring Defined Nuance Control technology for extra realism, Pa900 offers users a new palate of sounds to impress any audience, as well as an enormous range of styles covering music genres from around the world. Combine this with powerful functionality, an intuitive user interface and rich, powerful sound, and you have an Arranger for... Read more.

Rutland Club News

Monday 24th June

This in from Rutland

"In September 2003, supported by generous donations and encouragement, we put on a concert at the Market Overton Village Hall in Rutland, our artiste was Tony Stace. We chose a Sunday afternoon as we anticipated that most of our audience members would be of a mature age and may not wish to go out in the evening. Because two local clubs had already closed we were looking at possibly no longer than a six-months survival but, thanks to the support of our members and guests, we have been able to put on monthly top-class entertainment on Sunday afternoons ever since.... Read more.

A.O.E Summer BreakA.O.E Summer Break

Thursday 20th June

The Association of Organ Enthusiasts is holding its Summer Break, at the Mercure Kidderminster Hotel, Habberley Road, Kidderminster, in the heart of rural Worcestershire, commencing on Monday 1st July. The residential event, our twenty-second at this venue, which runs for five days, is primarily a get-together for members, but there is ample capacity for day visitors, members or non-members, at a cost of just £5 per day which includes all sessions.
 
Artistes featured are Michael Wooldridge, David Ingley, Matthew Bason, Chris Powell, Chris Stanbury, Kevin Morgan, Ian H... Read more.

New Yamaha Club ArticleNew Yamaha Club Article

Wednesday 12th June

The fith in a series of articles from The Yamaha Club magazine. Written by Tony Ross this series looks at Yamaha instruments and although first published in 2006 and aimed at Tyros1/2 and 1/2/3000 instruments they still hold a lot of interesting items that apply to the latest instruments. Read article

Wurlitzer Concert

Saturday 8th June

Joe Marsh, Damon Willets, Cameron Lloyd and David Ivory will be in concert on the original 1939 Wurlitzer of the Opera House, Blackpool to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Theatre Organ Club, WEDNESDAY 12th JUNE 2012 at 2.00pm.

You are invited to go along and indulge in an afternoon of wonderful music performed by four fine and entertaining organists on what is the only publicly playing original Wurlitzer installation in a cinema/theatre in the UK .

Tickets are only £5.00 and are available at the BoxOffice on the day. Doors open at 1.30pm for a 2.00pm start.

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New John Mann CDNew John Mann CD

Friday 7th June

John Mann is delighted to say that he has just released his new CD entitled “Some Enchanted Evening”. He writes “the titles have all been requested by members of my Appreciation Society and I was inspired to make the CD of some of the loveliest melodies and tunes that they have asked me to play.”

John is playing the Eminent 2000 Grand Theatre Organ, Technics PX30 digital piano and Conn 652 organ. Tracks include Some Enchanted Evening, Sailing By, Golden Tango, Lonely Ballerina, Love Ne... Read more.

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