If you are not already aware we keep a list of our most requested styles. So if you need a genre or even a specific style let us know, we'll add it to the list and release the best as quickly as possible. Email us with your requests! By the way that goes for instruments and accessories as well.
Not one but two new styles have been added this week. Following hard on the heals of Any Dream Will Do is a style for Karma Chameleon. As usual there are versions for Yamaha, Korg, Roland & Ketron which you find in the latest list (bottom left home page) or in each brands single style lists!
Karma Chameleon was the second Culture Club single to reach the top of the UK Singles Chart (after ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me’). It was also featured on the group's 1983 album ‘Colour by Numbers’. The single spent three weeks at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 in early 1984 and ..
This weeks new style is for an old Barry White number. This instantly recognisable song was originally recorded by Barry White. It was written by Tony Sepe, Peter Radcliffe and White himself, in fact he also produced the number. It was White's fourth top ten hit on the USA Billboard Hot 100 singles chart, reaching No.2. It also spent a week at No.1 on the Billboard Hot Soul Singles chart. In the UK Singles Chart it did even better, spending two weeks at No.1 (December 1974). Radcliffe originally wrote "You're the First, My Last, My Everything" as a country song with the title "You're My First,..
The latest dedicated single style added to our collection is Abba's "The winner takes it all". There can be few that won't recognise this classic pop song before the intro is finished and this makes it a must have number in your repotoire.
This song was recorded by the Swedish pop group ABBA. It was released as the first single from the ‘Super Trouper’ album on 21/7/1980. The copy key of this ballad is F-sharp major and the lyrics reflect the end of a romance. Ulvaeus denies the song is about his and Fältskog's divorce, saying the basis of the song "is the experience of a divorce, but it's ..
We have just added a new single style for Roland, Ketron, Korg & Yamaha. The style is perfect for Any Dream Will Do. As usual we must add for copyright reasons this style can of course be used for many other different songs if so required. You will find the new style under each brands 'Keyboard Software Tab'.
The original song was written by Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice for the 1968 musical ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’. It is usually sung at both the beginning and ending song of the show and is sung by the character of Joseph. The number is probably best kno..
Its been a labour of love however we have finished re writing all our Korg Style Collections to bring them up to date. There are now twelve disks finished to PA4X standards. Check them out here, have a listen and get yours now! BTW All our single styles have now also been updated.
Sweltering temperatures brought over 25,000 visitors to the little town of Middlewich in Cheshire for this years June Folk & Boat Festival. John & Jackie Romero opened their garden for the third year running to all, so that funds could be raised for charity during the festival. The core of their weekend was titled 'Accordion Magic' and was part of the 'fringe' entertainment events for Middlewich during the festival. The entertainment line up included a number of well known faces from the accordion world. Harry Hussey, Jovan Rnjak, John Penny, Helen Rich, The Weaver Vally Orchestra ..
March 31st 2017 saw the start of the 2nd Carillon Accordion Festival in the north of the UK. The Carousel Hotel, near the Pleasure Beach complex on the Blackpool seafront is the new annual home for this great accordion event. Blackpool has a bit of a reputation of being a little run down and perhaps not the most high class of seaside towns but this great boutique hotel venue however bucks this reputation and shows off how Blackpool is changing and moving a little more upmarket.
Following the virus attacks on computer systems over the past few days Carillon Studios would like to reassure its customers that all its software, websites and emails are secure and safe. With our recent move to a new secure server, our in house virus protection and our use of Apple systems we believe our systems are as safe as they can be reasonably be made.
Customers should know there is no risk in our music software being infected. We cannot strongly emphasis enough that ALL users to make sure their virus protection is up to date, fully working and machines (PC's and Mac) are regul..
To all our loyal customers we must apologise for our disappearance over the past few days. We encountered a security issue on our server, this led to a decision to change to a shiny new Linux server. With a great deal of assistance from our fabulous hosts at Qbic we took a leap of faith. Oh if only life were that simple...
In the building of our new website we thought we just had to have a new logo that gave a better representation of our brand. Carillon Studios is where it all started back in the 1990's when we made our first style disk for Technics and since then we write and produce style products for eight different brands and