Our next Concert on Weds. 10th. of Oct. when we will be entertained by Nicholas Martin
first studied the piano at the age of nine and began to take an
interest in the organ shortly afterwards. Nick’s
ambition to play at the Blackpool Tower Ballroom was realised in
1981, when he was just 17 years old and he played there seven days a
week during the 1981 and 1982 seasons.
1985 Nicholas became the resident Wurlitzer organist at “Turner’s
Musical Merry Go Round”
at Northampton and remained there until its closure in 2004. He made
30 albums on the Wurlitzer as well as videos and DVD’s.
Nick has made several appearances on T.V. and played on the “Organist
on BBC 2.
1985 he was invited to perform in concert at the Kirk of Dunedin, a
community church on the west coast of Florida, USA. He has been
invited back there every year since. He has toured America,
Australia, New Zealand, and has performed several times in Holland,
Germany and Spain. In 1992 he was elected patron of the Theatre Organ
Club of Great Britain.
has played for us many times before and we can look forward to an
evening of music played by one of the most popular international
theatre organists in the country.