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Order Celebrating Jon Lord here

August 16, 2014

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Pre-order your copies of Celebrating Jon Lord – live at Royal Albert Hall, April 4 2014. It comes in five different editions. Full details here.

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Celebrating Jon Lord is #1 across Europe

October 8, 2014
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Celebrating Jon Lord – the box set edition

The sparkling new concert film, Celebrating Jon Lord, filmed at Royal Albert Hall in London earlier this year is climbing up the music video charts across Europe. So far it has reached number one in four countries: the UKGermany, Austria and Sweden.

It has also reached #2 in Switzerland, #3 in France, #4 in Holland, and #8 in Belgium, reports earMUSIC.

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Celebrating the celebration in London

September 30, 2014
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Celebrating Jon Lord box set – click for larger photo

Tonight in London, invited guests gathered to celebrate the launch of Celebrating Jon Lord, the box set, DVD, Bluray and two CD sets released by earMUSIC of the concert honouring Jon Lord‘s life in music last April.

Held at Portman Square, London, guests included Ian Paice, Paul Mann, Don Airey, Roger Glover, Neil MurrayMicky Moody and Brian Johnson (of AC/DC).

Recorded at Royal Albert Hall on April 4, 2014, the various editions combine to include the full evening’s program of nearly three hours of music featuring Deep Purple, Bruce Dickinson, Glenn Hughes, Miller Anderson, Rick Wakeman, Micky Moody, Bernie Marsden, Neil Murray, Steve Balsamo, Phil Campbell, Jeremy Irons and more.

Three days after release, Celebrating Jon Lord has reached no. 9 on the German charts. All proceeds go to The Sunflower Jam.

Get your copy of Celebrating Jon Lord.

Thanks to Keith Sharp.

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Dressed for success

September 26, 2014

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The staff at German record store chain Saturn dressed up and ready for the release of Celebrating Jon Lord on 3CD, DVD, Bluray and box set.

Get your copies now.

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45 years on: Concerto for Group and Orchestra

September 25, 2014

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As we celebrate the 45th anniversary of the first performance of Jon Lord’s Concerto for Group and Orchestra at London’s Royal Albert Hall on September 24, 1969, here’s a few words from conductor Paul Mann on the occasion:

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Offer: Jon Lord Photo Book with Celebration Concert

September 23, 2014

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Continue to our shop.

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Sarabande score now available

September 17, 2014

Sarabande score front 800The revised Concert Edition score for Jon Lord’s Sarabande suite is now available from de Haske Publishing.

Working from Jon’s rearranged scores from 2010, when the Sarabande suite was first performed live at a concert in Budapest, conductor Paul Mann has updated and revised the entire score and included all available information to create the most final edition possible.

Jon Lord revisited Sarabande late in life and performed a new arrangement of it at a world premier in Budapest, Hungary in 2010. Read our full report from that concert.

Read Paul Mann’s new introductory note to Sarabande.

Order the Sarabande score from de Haske Publishing.

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Celebrating Jon Lord box set unboxed

September 1, 2014

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This is the Celebrating Jon Lord box set unboxed. It includes:

  • Blu-ray
  • 1CD Digi – The Composer
  • 2CD Digi – The Rock Legend
  • 7″ Vinyl: You Keep on Moving / Soldier Of Fortune
  • 7″ Vinyl: Deep Purple Above and Beyond / Fantasia
  • Exclusive T-Shirt
  • Two-sided reproduction of an excerpt of Jon Lord’s original, handwritten music score for “Sarabande” – signed by Paul Mann
  • 20 page reproduction of original show program

Pre-order now:
2CD The Rock Legend: http://smarturl.it/cjl_rocker_cd
CD The Composer: http://smarturl.it/cjl_composer_cd
DVD: http://smarturl.it/CJL_2DVD
Blu-ray: http://smarturl.it/CJL_BR
Box-Set: http://smarturl.it/CJL_Box

Full track list and details

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DVD pre-view: Imagination and flair and sensitivity

August 20, 2014

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Last night, conductor Paul Mann sat down to watch a pre-release copy of the full film from Celebrating Jon Lord last April at Royal Albert Hall. That’s Paul’s disc in the photo.

‘While I was supposed to be signing things yesterday, I took four hours off to watch advance copies of the two concert films and the documentary. The director, Tim Sidwell, and his production company Toward Infinity has done a truly magnificent job, full of the kind of imagination and flair and sensitivity that Jon would have absolutely loved.

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