OUR CHRISTMAS GIFT

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A family concert spectacular featuring carols, entertainment and musical treats, the Salvation Army’s OUR CHRISTMAS GIFT will be held at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre on Saturday 1st December at 2:30pm and 7:30pm. Featuring the exceptional talents of music theatre icon Silvie Paladino (who will also be compering the concert), jazz legend James Morrison, X-Factor winner Isaiah, singer/harpist Alana...

Joyful! Joyful! A spectacular Christmas fundraising concert in support of Choir of Hard Knocks.

Celebrate the joy of Christmas at our spectacular concert "Joyful! Joyful", on Saturday December 1st, 3pm at Deakin Edge in Federation Square. Presented by Play It Forward, this fundraising concert is conducted by founding artistic director, Dr Jonathon Welch AM and features a wonderful star studded cast. It will be a joyous celebration of community, inclusion and music. What could be...

NIGHT OF BROKEN GLASS:

November 18th, Cathedral Hall, Australian Catholic University, Fitzroy The world premiere of a music theatre project, NIGHT OF BROKEN GLASS, spearheaded by international composer/ musical director, Warren Wills and ACU education lecturer, Dr Beth Rankin. Night of Broken Glass will commemorate the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, as seen through the eyes of Indigenous human rights activist, William Cooper, in a completely...

Rebecca Barnard – High Tea Live at Arts Centre Melbourne

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Rebecca Barnard (Rebecca’s Empire) brings her signature honeyed vocals to High Tea Live, celebrating the songs of Joni Mitchell. Following the breakout success of her band Rebecca’s Empire, the much loved Melbourne songstress has released a number of solo albums. She’s collaborated with countless Australian artists including; Paul Kelly, Tim Rogers, Renee Geyer, Deb Conway, The Meanies, The Audreys, The...

ABOUT DYLAN & some of his Friends

Presented by Ella's Music Club DYLAN & FRIENDS -IN FOCUS - Saturday 8 December – 8 pm This show will take the audience on a journey of the earthiness of Delta Blues, Stylish nuances of Jazz, R&B and Americana (American roots music ) which gave birth to Rock & Roll.  Along with Dylan's recognized hits, the show will include songs and stories about friends - Peter,...

NIGHT OF BROKEN GLASS THE PRODUCTION DEVELOPS AND GROWS AND GROWS

KEY ASPECTS OF DEVELOPMENT RECORDED video and testimony as part of the score with Kurt Wildberg , survivor of Kristalnacht, amazing tale of leaving Munich in the night of November 9th 1938. STUDENTS of ACU, doing Masters degrees are composing and recording underscore for the testimony. Gary Sokolov, son of the Tattooist of Auschwitz, in conversation and supported by vocals and...

Kevin Welch (US) – Caravan Music Club – Sunday 28 October – 3pm

KEVIN WELCH has a career spanning four decades as a recording artist and producer, as well as writing songs for others such as Roger Miller, Waylon Jennings, The Highwaymen, Solomon Burke, Linda Ronstadt, Patty Loveless, Trisha Yearwood, and many others. He returns to Caravan for a special intimate solo show. Special guest TRISTEN BIRD ...

Jon Stevens releases charity single for drought-stricken farmers

RAIN DOWN ON ME – AT RADIO FRIDAY 26TH OCTOBER 2018   Coinciding with the Hay Mate: Buy A Bale – A Concert For The Farmers concert, Jon Stevens is releasing a charity single, Rain Down On Me, with all proceeds going to help the drought-stricken farmers. No stranger to releasing altruistic music...

The Acacia Quartet La Malinconia

About the Production Ludwig van Beethoven's String Quartet Op. 18/6 is the last of a set of six string quartets, making up Op. 18. They got commissioned by Prince Lobkowitz and No. 6 became famous for the harmonic spectrum in its La Malinconia movement, never heard at the time before. Gordon Kerry's String Quartet No. 5, a new Australian...

Award winning Australian Jazz vocalist Emma Pask

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  MEMO Music Hall Saturday 25 August Award winning Vocalist Emma Pask will delight as she interweaves storytelling through timeless swinging jazz standards, upbeat Latin rhythms, tender ballads and some raucous blues. You may remember her from Season Two of The Voice when Ricky Martin was her coach, but as James Morrison says,  “Whilst it’s fashionable to be a jazz singer...