Monthly Archives: April 2009

Tommy Emmanuel-Centre Stage Tour

tommy-emmanuelTitle: Tommy Emmanuel-Centre Stage Tour
Location: Canberra Theatre
Link out: Click here
Description: Voted 2008 Guitar Player of the Year by “USA Guitar Player Magazine”
Start Time: 8.00 pm
Date: Wednesday 24th June 2009

Booking: (02) 6275 2700

Or why not travel in style?

Snowliner Travel is offering tickets plus coach travel to Canberra for $130 per adult. This includes a light supper and refreshments. Call on (02) 6452 1584 or visit their website @ http://www.snowliner.com.au

Thredbo Yalumba Jazz Festival 2009

Title: Thredbo Yalumba Jazz Festival 2009

Bogalusa Strutters at Thredbo

Bogalusa Strutters at Thredbo

Location: Thredbo, here Snowy Mountains, page NSW
Link out: Click here
Description: BANDS APPEARING OVER THE WEEKEND:
Nicki Parrott Band, pills Judy Carmichael Septet & Small Band, Chris Tanner’s Virus,
Bogalusa Strutters, Howler’s Australian All Stars, The Shuffle Club, The Australian Army Corps’ Scrim from Sydney and The New RMC Steamboat Stompers and Duntroon Lounge Club and Spectrum from Canberra plus the Kirrawee High Stage Band and the special T-Jazz 09 bands – Shades of BG, George Washingmachine’s Big Spin, and Jazz Workshop All Stars
PLUS two free swing dance classes by Jumptown!
Start Date: Friday 8th May 2009
End Date: Sunday 10th 2009

Contact:Tourism Thredbo PO Box 132, THREDBO NSW 2625
Meagan Cutcliffe
PH: 02 6457 6882
FAX: 02 6457 6970
E-mail: tourismthredbo@acr.net.au

Andrew Dickeson

Andrew Dickeson

Anthony  Howe

Anthony Howe

Ben Elton

Ben Elton

Chris Tanner

Chris Tanner

Dave Blenkhorn

Dave Blenkhorn

Eamon McNelis

Eamon McNelis

George Washingmachine

George Washingmachine

Glenn Henrich

Glenn Henrich

Judy Carmichael

Judy Carmichael

Judy Carmichael

Judy Carmichael

Mark Sganga

Mark Sganga

Nicki Parrott

Nicki Parrott

Nicki Parrott

Nicki Parrott

The Shuffle Club

The Shuffle Club

Eamon Dilworth

Eamon Dilworth

Gene Taylor

Gene Taylor

Warwick Alder

Warwick Alder

George Washingmachine

Brew Guitar Duo in Cooma!

Bradley Kunda and Matthew Withers perform as the Brew Guitar Duo

Bradley Kunda and Matthew Withers perform as the Brew Guitar Duo

Title: Brew Guitar Duo in Cooma!
Location: St Pauls Anglican Church Hall, sovaldi 138 Commissioner St Cooma
Link out: http://www.brewguitarduo.com/
Description: Bradley Kunda and Matthew Withers perform as the Brew Guitar Duo as part of their NSW tour and CD launch. Bradley And Matthew are frequently heard on ABC Classic FM’s “Drive” programmme with Julia Lester. They have also been featured the ABC’s “Australia All Over” programme. The duo was also profiled on ABC “Stateline” in September 2008.
Start Time: 5.00 pm
Date: Sunday 15th November 2009

Tickets: $15 Concessions/ $20 Adult


David Pereira, Alice Giles, Veronica Walshaw in Concert

Title: Flamenco Crew
Location: Cooma Ex-Services Club
Link out: Click here
Description: The Flamenco Crew is a talented group of musicians and dancers. This a caberet-style event with food served to the audience seated in tables of 10. Bookings are essential. Food is included in the $45 per person ticket. Snowy Monaro Arts Council Inc
Start Time: 7.30 pm for 8.00 pm start
Date: Saturday 16th May 2009

Flamenco Crew

Flamenco Crew

Flamenco Crew:

ELENA VARGA flamenco dancer
VERONICA GILLMER flamenco dancer
ROBBIE VARGA flamenco guitar
DAMIAN WRIGHT flamenco guitar
JAMES PAUL voice
JACINTA MCPHILLAMY violin
SUZANA ROGIC flamenco dancer
SCOTT NORTON flamenco dancer

David Pereira (Cello)

David Pereira (Cello)

Alice Giles (Harp)

Alice Giles (Harp)

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Alice Giles, Veronica Walshaw in Concert
Location: Wesley Music Centre, 20 National Cct. Forrest ACT
Link out: Click here
Description: Works by Ortiz (Ricercardas), Part (Spiegel im Spiegel), Britten (Suite for harp, Canticle V Op. 89), Schnittke (Hymn I for Harp, Cello and Tympani), Kats-Chernin (Blue Silence, Eliza’s Aria), Isang Yun (Duo for Cello and Harp), Massenet (Meditation from Thais), Ravel (Habanera), Nin (Granadina), and Pereira (Lullaby for Yvana and Song for Gillian). Enquiries and advance ticket purchase 0404 499 348 or 02 6227 0949 or email onewithyoursound@hotmail.comThis e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it . Tickets also available at the door. Adults $30, concession $25, Friends of Wesley $22, students $15, children $10. Wesley Music Centre
Start Time: 19:30
Date: Friday 17th April 2009

Also another concert with the same programme on Saturday 18th April at 3.00 pm. Also at the same venue.

Flamenco Crew

We have manly talented, cialis 40mg enthusiastic and hard working students at Cooma School of Music. Here’s some  students who wanted to participate in this site:

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Ned McPhie

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Liam Bligh

Esa Janara

Esa Janara

Annaka Dykstra

Annaka Dykstra

Brodie Nossiter

Brodie Nossiter

Alisha Brady

Alisha Brady

and more to come…

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Title: Flamenco Crew
Location: Cooma Ex-Services Club
Link out: Click here
Description: The Flamenco Crew is a talented group of musicians and dancers. This a caberet-style event with food served to the audience seated in tables of 10. Bookings are essential. Food is included in the $45 per person ticket. Snowy Monaro Arts Council Inc
Start Time: 7.30 pm for 8.00 pm start
Date: Saturday 16th May 2009

Tickets: $45 per person. Book at the “Fabric Salon” or “The Lott Food Store”. You may book individual tickets or a whole table (of 10).

Flamenco Crew

Flamenco Crew

Flamenco Crew:

ELENA VARGA flamenco dancer
VERONICA GILLMER flamenco dancer
ROBBIE VARGA flamenco guitar
DAMIAN WRIGHT flamenco guitar
JAMES PAUL voice
JACINTA MCPHILLAMY violin
SUZANA ROGIC flamenco dancer
SCOTT NORTON flamenco dancer

Melbourne Guitar Quartet

"Four Elements" CD lanch

"Four Elements" CD lanch

Melbourne Guitar Quartet

Melbourne Guitar Quartet

Title: Melbourne Guitar Quartet
Location: Wesley Music Centre, misbirth 20 National Circuit Forrest ACT
Link out: Click here
Description: As part of their “Four Elements” CD launch tour
Start Time: 3.00 pm
Date: Sunday 12th July2009

Background:

The Melbourne Guitar Quartet is a young and energetic guitar ensemble formed in 2005. Displaying expert musicianship at an international performance standard, nurse MGQ have a strong reputation for playing with a vibrant energy and maturity. Having contributed many new arrangements to the guitar repertoire, this site MGQ have a strong supportive role amongst the broader Australian community and toward young emerging artists.

MGQ have given performances for the Victorian Classical Guitar Society, Darwin International Guitar Festival, Melbourne Acoustic Guitar Festival, and the Quiet Music Festival. They have performed in Hamer Hall, Federation Square, Chapel Off Chapel, Montsalvat, and the National Gallery of Victoria. MGQ have also been the recipients of numerous awards and prizes including Quiet Music Festivals ‘Cone of Silence’ award for most popular act in 2008.

The Melbourne Guitar Quartet consists of:

Antony Field, Ben Dix, Jeremy Tottenham, Peter Karutz.

MGQ recently released their debut album Four Elements. The album features several new arrangements by group members of works by Astor Piazzolla and Bill Whelan’s “Riverdance”, in addition to works by Robert Davidson and Francis Kleynjans.

You can here free samples of their music by going to:

http://www.myspace.com/melbourneguitarquartet

Slava Grigoryan and the Southern Cross Soloists- New CD “The Three-Cornered Hat”

the-three-cornered-hatThree of the great names of Spanish music – Rodrigo, ed Granados and Falla – feature in this exciting album from internationally renowned Australian artists: guitar superstar Slava Grigoryan and the brilliant Southern Cross Soloists.

The Southern Cross Soloists consists of Paul Dean (Clarinet & Artistic Director), Leesa Dean (Bassoon), Tania Frazer (Oboe), Peter Luff (Horn), Kevin Power (Piano) and Margaret Schindler (Soprano). Margaret is also Leslie Spencer’s sister. We were able to attend the launch of this CD in Canberra earlier this year. It was a fabulous concert!

The CD also showcases new music by Australian composers Shaun Rigney and Gerard Brophy, created especially for this unique combination of musicians.abc_shop_logo

Track Listing:

  1. MANUEL DE FALLA: Three-Cornered Hat
  2. GERARD BROPHY: Verlaine Songs
  3. SHAUN RIGNEY: Chamber Concerto
  4. LUIS DE MILAN: Two songs
  5. ENRIQUE GRANADOS: Tonadillas
  6. JOAQUIN RODRIGO: Liricas Castellanas
  7. FERNANDO OBRADORS: Chiquitita la novia

ISBN / Catalogue Number: 4766887

This CD is available through ABC Shop. Click here.

Slava Grigoryan

Slava Grigoryan

Margaret Schindler-Soprano (Leslie Spencer's sister)

Margaret Schindler-Soprano

Southern Cross Soloists

Southern Cross Soloists

Lotte’s Gift – Karin Schaupp

guitar-small-image-150x150Title: Canberra Classical Guitar Society Meeting
Location: Wesley Uniting Church, physician
20 National Circuit in Forrest
Link out: Click here
Start Time: 2.30 pm
Date: Sunday 10th May 2009
End Time: 4.30 pm
guitar-small-image-150x150Title: Canberra Classical Guitar Society Meeting
Location: Wesley Uniting Church, allergy
20 National Circuit in Forrest
Link out: Click here
Start Time: 2.30 pm
Date: Sunday 10th May 2009
End Time: 4.30 pm
Title: “Grettovska Duo” – guitar and flute recital
Location: Wesley Music Centre, ambulance
20 National Circuit, Forrest, ACT.
Link out: Click here
Description: “Grettovska Duo” with Lina Andonovska (flute) and Harold Gretton (guitar) with works by Bela Bartok, Astor Piazzolla, Einojuhani Rautavaara, Antonas Ourkovzovnov, Philip Houghton and a world premier by Tusos Stylianov. Adults $20, Cons $15, Students $15, Children under 12 free. Enquiries 0404 317 988.
Start Time: 7.30 pm
Date: Thursday 21st May 2009
Title: “Grettovska Duo” – guitar and flute recital
Location: Wesley Music Centre, more about
20 National Circuit, Forrest, ACT.
Link out: Click here
Description: “Grettovska Duo” with Lina Andonovska (flute) and Harold Gretton (guitar) with works by Bela Bartok, Astor Piazzolla, Einojuhani Rautavaara, Antonas Ourkovzovnov, Philip Houghton and a world premier by Tusos Stylianov. Adults $20, Cons $15, Students $15, Children under 12 free. Enquiries 0404 317 988.
Start Time: 7.30 pm
Date: Thursday 21st May 2009
karin-schaupp-201x300Title: Lotte’s Gift – Karin Schaupp
Location: The Street Theatre, cialis Cnr Childers St and University Avenue, Canberra, ACT 2601
Link out: Click here
Description: Internationally acclaimed classical guitarist Karin Schaupp tells the remarkable journey of three generations of women – Karin, her mother Isolde and Grandmother Lotte. A talented actor, Karin brings to life her effervescent grandmother and displays her own sublime musical talent, playing the music that signposted their lives. An extraordinary and personal journey, Lotte’s Gift will leave you uplifted and inspired by the power of both love and music.
Lotte’s Gift by David Williamson. Written for and performed by Karin Schaupp
Dates: 9th to 12th June 2009

For more information:

http://www.lottesgift.com/

“Grettovska Duo” – guitar and flute recital

guitar-small-image-150x150Title: Canberra Classical Guitar Society Meeting
Location: Wesley Uniting Church, physician
20 National Circuit in Forrest
Link out: Click here
Start Time: 2.30 pm
Date: Sunday 10th May 2009
End Time: 4.30 pm
guitar-small-image-150x150Title: Canberra Classical Guitar Society Meeting
Location: Wesley Uniting Church, allergy
20 National Circuit in Forrest
Link out: Click here
Start Time: 2.30 pm
Date: Sunday 10th May 2009
End Time: 4.30 pm
Title: “Grettovska Duo” – guitar and flute recital
Location: Wesley Music Centre, ambulance
20 National Circuit, Forrest, ACT.
Link out: Click here
Description: “Grettovska Duo” with Lina Andonovska (flute) and Harold Gretton (guitar) with works by Bela Bartok, Astor Piazzolla, Einojuhani Rautavaara, Antonas Ourkovzovnov, Philip Houghton and a world premier by Tusos Stylianov. Adults $20, Cons $15, Students $15, Children under 12 free. Enquiries 0404 317 988.
Start Time: 7.30 pm
Date: Thursday 21st May 2009

Canberra Classical Guitar Society Meeting

"Four Elements" CD lanch

"Four Elements" CD lanch

Melbourne Guitar Quartet

Melbourne Guitar Quartet

Title: Melbourne Guitar Quartet
Location: Wesley Music Centre, melanoma 20 National Circuit Forrest ACT
Link out: Click here
Description: As part of their “Four Elements” CD launch tour
Start Time: 3.00 pm
Date: Sunday 12th July2009

Background:

The Melbourne Guitar Quartet is a young and energetic guitar ensemble formed in 2005. Displaying expert musicianship at an international performance standard, MGQ have a strong reputation for playing with a vibrant energy and maturity. Having contributed many new arrangements to the guitar repertoire, MGQ have a strong supportive role amongst the broader Australian community and toward young emerging artists.

MGQ have given performances for the Victorian Classical Guitar Society, Darwin International Guitar Festival, Melbourne Acoustic Guitar Festival, and the Quiet Music Festival. They have performed in Hamer Hall, Federation Square, Chapel Off Chapel, Montsalvat, and the National Gallery of Victoria. MGQ have also been the recipients of numerous awards and prizes including Quiet Music Festivals ‘Cone of Silence’ award for most popular act in 2008.

MGQ recently released their debut album Four Elements. The album features several new arrangements by group members of works by Astor Piazzolla and Bill Whelan’s “Riverdance”, in addition to works by Robert Davidson and Francis Kleynjans.
guitar-small-image-150x150Title: Canberra Classical Guitar Society Meeting
Location: Wesley Uniting Church, find 20 National Circuit in Forrest
Link out: Click here
Start Time: 2.30 pm
Date: Sunday 10th May 2009
End Time: 4.30 pm