German tribute concert to Jon Lord

On May 23 a new tribute concert to Jon Lord takes the stage in Bergheim, near Cologne, Germany. Part of the band and orchestra will be keyboard player Martin Doepke, who played with Jon on his Pictured Within Tour in 1999. Doepke explains: Organizer is Schobbe Vois of the BM Cultura had the idea of … Continue reading German tribute concert to Jon Lord

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Deep Purple confirmed for “Celebrating Jon Lord”

The Sunflower Jam charity has excitedly confirmed that Deep Purple will be performing at Celebrating Jon Lord at the Royal Albert Hall on April 4, 2014. Following Deep Purple's hugely successful run of shows at London’s The Roundhouse this month, fans of the band and of Jon, will get another chance to see them perform … Continue reading Deep Purple confirmed for “Celebrating Jon Lord”

Free unreleased Jon Lord concert online

The Trondheim Experiment is the title of a free web presentation of an unreleased Jon Lord concert from 2010 now available exclusively through JonLord.org. Filmed at Nidaros Cathedral in Trondheim, Norway on May 23 2010 , the concert includes highlights from Jon Lord's entire career performed with The Lord Chamber Orchestra, Steve Balsamo and Nathalie … Continue reading Free unreleased Jon Lord concert online

Italian Concerto performance on August 11

Orchestra Sinfonica Giuseppe Verdi di Milano will perform Jon's Concerto for Group and Orchestra next Sunday August 11 at Milano, Italy. Keeping with the spirit, the evening couples Sir Malcolm Arnold's Sweeney Todd Suite with Jon's Concerto. Conducted by Giovanni Marziliano, the individual players are: Guitar and vocals: Graziano Demurtas Bass: Tony del Coco Drums: Tobia Scarpolini … Continue reading Italian Concerto performance on August 11