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Burtey Fen Collection
Due to Glyn Madden having to cancel his playing engagements, KeyNote have now engaged Steve Hubble to fill his spot on 3rd February this year at KeyNote Concerts.
David Thomas writes...
It is sad to think we won't be seeing or hearing Glyn now on the KeyNote or any other stages as he has always been a great inspiration to many with his wonderful musicianship, performances and gentle delivery, he will be missed. Teresa and I would like to take this opportunity to wish Glyn and his wife Cathy all the best a... Read more.
As was expected, the weather conditions have come to fruition and the following concerts have been cancelled...
Belper Organ Club have cancelled their concert on Saturday 19th with Ryan Edwards. Ryan will now be with them on 21st September 2013.
West Of England Theatre Organ Society have cancelled their concert with Robert Wolfe this coming Sunday (20th) with Robert Wolfe.
Please check back for regular updates.
The now very well established piano and keyboard fair is just around the corner! Held in Brentwood, all the big names will be on show, including Yamaha, Korg and Orla.
Also on display will be the brand new CVP Clavinova pianos and S950 keyboard.
There will also be shows and demonstrations throughout the day from James Sargeant, Richard Bower, Pete Shaw, Ian House, David Harrild, Paul Carman and Chris Jones.
For more information on this FREE event, visit the website.
Wersi Direct announce that their new showroom is now open to the public.
Customers can visit them 5 days a week Monday to Friday and at weekends (although weekends are by appointment only).
Showroom opening times are normally 10am -5pm, however, these can vary due to customer commitments. To avoid disappointment, customers are asked to call ahead on Freephone 0800 0842013 to check a member of staff is available as on some days they are on delivery duties or concerts.
Head on along... lots of Wersi organs for people to see and play.
Wersi Direc... Read more.
April/May will see top German organist, Claudia Hirschfeld returning to the UK for another tour. Over the past couple of weeks, a few of the venues that Claudia planned to include have had to cancel, therefore, there are more dates being released. If you think your club or society might like to include Claudia in a special one off show, these are the dates that she still has remaining:
Friday, April 19
Monday, April 22
Saturday, April 27
Saturday, May 4
Monday, May 6
Tuesday, May 7
If you are interested, all enquiries should be made ... Read more.
The Music Industries Association Awards 2012 have been announced and for the second year in succession, a Yamaha Clavinova has won in the Best Keyboard category which is sponsored by Classic FM.
Following on from the success of the CLP-470 last year, the CLP-440 was chosen by public vote as this year's winner.
"We're delighted to have two award-winning instruments in our current range and because this award is chosen by the public, it makes it even more exciting" commented Richard Ashby, Marketing Ma... Read more.