Penny was born in Buckinghamshire to a musical family. When she was two they inherited grandmother’s Bluthner. It was infested with mice, which awoke Penny’s interest in the instrument, and she started piano lessons at four. Tuition on violin, cello, classical guitar, trumpet and church organ followed.
Alex McAllister is an organist/keyboard player from the UK who uses a variety of keyboards such as M-Audio Venom Synth, Tyros and VST instruments, as well as playing guitars and mandolin.
One of England’s top electronic and theatre organists, Michael won the A.T.O.S. Young Theatre Organist of the Year Competition in 1980 and, in 1984, was honoured by the C.O.S. with their prestigious Ian Sutherland Award. He has gone on to regularly give concerts throughout the U.K.