|Our Artiste for Weds. April 11th. is Chris Powell.
was born in Manchester in 1971, he and his parents moved to New
Zealand , returning to England in 1974. Following the family’s
return to England, Chris took piano and organ lessons and became
involved in School and Church choirs in Burnley and Blackburn.
1990 he started a five year association at the Blackpool Tower
Ballroom. In 1991 he was asked to play for the Princess Royal. He was
also filmed for a T.V. programme about Blackpool.
1994 he returned to New Zealand for a 4 week tour and in 1996 was
invited to take a twelve month residency. Since then he has returned
to New Zealand and Australia every year for a one month tour. He has
undertaken many more overseas engagements including New Zealand,
Australia, Spain and Switzerland playing electronic and theatre
has played for us many times and is a master in the art of theatre
organ playing. Enjoy an evening with Chris Powell and his kind of
music, playing the Roland Atelier AT900C electronic organ.