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  • Sonidos del Alma Spanish Language Choir Live at Fed Square! Free Entry
    Sonidos del Alma Spanish Language Choir Live at Fed Square! Free Entry
    Fri, 01 Dec
    Fed Square
    01 Dec 2023, 7:15 pm – 8:30 pm
    Fed Square , Swanston St & Flinders St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
    01 Dec 2023, 7:15 pm – 8:30 pm
    Fed Square , Swanston St & Flinders St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
    7:15pm - 7:45pm and 8:00pm - 8:30pm. Head down to Fed Square to listen to the voices of Melbourne’s multicultural and diverse communities raised in song, with a program featuring a range of traditional and contemporary Christmas and festive season songs, sung in English and other languages.
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  • The Boîte presents Bold and Brilliant: Contemporary Indian Women Musicians Celebrating Heritage and Experimentation
    The Boîte presents Bold and Brilliant: Contemporary Indian Women Musicians Celebrating Heritage and Experimentation
    Sun, 19 Nov
    Fairfield Amphitheatre
    19 Nov 2023, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Fairfield Amphitheatre, Fairfield Park Dr, Fairfield VIC 3078, Australia
    19 Nov 2023, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Fairfield Amphitheatre, Fairfield Park Dr, Fairfield VIC 3078, Australia
    The artist lineup includes: Parvyn, Bhairavi Raman, Malathi Vasudevan, Sarita Mcharg, Kanchana Senthuran and Ranjitha Suresh showcasing music, dance, and songs in languages including Hindi, Punjabi, Tamil and English at the Fairfield Amphitheatre. Free Entry. This is an outdoor event.
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  • The Boîte presents Wombatuque - Live at The Channel
    The Boîte presents Wombatuque - Live at The Channel
    Sat, 18 Nov
    The Channel - Arts Centre Melbourne
    18 Nov 2023, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Channel - Arts Centre Melbourne, St Kilda Road Terrace, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia
    18 Nov 2023, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Channel - Arts Centre Melbourne, St Kilda Road Terrace, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia
    Let Womatuque's exciting samba-fueled rhythms transport you to Recôncavo Baiano, Brazil.
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  • The Boîte presents Langue de Chat - French Musette and Chansons
    The Boîte presents Langue de Chat - French Musette and Chansons
    Fri, 10 Nov
    Box Hill Community Arts Centre
    10 Nov 2023, 7:30 pm
    Box Hill Community Arts Centre, 470 Station St, Box Hill VIC 3128, Australia
    10 Nov 2023, 7:30 pm
    Box Hill Community Arts Centre, 470 Station St, Box Hill VIC 3128, Australia
    There’s something about the melodic, breathy tones of the accordion that transports the listener to another place or time... Langue de Chat is: Anthony Schulz (Piano Accordion), Kaira Hachefa (Voice), Jack Pantazis (Guitar), Anton Schulz (Double Bass)
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  • The Boîte presents Queen of Hearts Mariachi | Live at Melbourne Recital Centre
    The Boîte presents Queen of Hearts Mariachi | Live at Melbourne Recital Centre
    Fri, 10 Nov
    Primrose Potter Salon, Melbourne Recital
    10 Nov 2023, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Primrose Potter Salon, Melbourne Recital, 31 Sturt St, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia
    10 Nov 2023, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Primrose Potter Salon, Melbourne Recital, 31 Sturt St, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia
    Step into the thrilling and vibrant world of Mariachi with the extraordinary all-female Melbourne-based band, Queen of Hearts. With its musicians hailing from Colombia and Australia, Queen of Hearts embodies Melbourne’s melting pot of culture, music and innovation.
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  • The Boîte presents Wang Zheng-Ting - Live at The Channel
    The Boîte presents Wang Zheng-Ting - Live at The Channel
    Sat, 04 Nov
    The Channel - Arts Centre Melbourne
    04 Nov 2023, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Channel - Arts Centre Melbourne, St Kilda Road Terrace, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia
    04 Nov 2023, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Channel - Arts Centre Melbourne, St Kilda Road Terrace, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia
    Delve into the world of Wang Zheng-Ting's mastery of the Sheng, a Chinese mouth organ with a unique sound. Wang Zheng Ting is a composer and master performer of the sheng (Chinese mouth organ). He graduated from Shanghai Music Conservatory and completed a MA in Ethnomusicology at Monash University.
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  • The Boîte presents East of West & SARAY Iluminado Femme
    The Boîte presents East of West & SARAY Iluminado Femme
    Sun, 29 Oct
    Good Shepherd Chapel
    29 Oct 2023, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
    Good Shepherd Chapel, 1 St Heliers St, Abbotsford VIC 3067, Australia
    29 Oct 2023, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
    Good Shepherd Chapel, 1 St Heliers St, Abbotsford VIC 3067, Australia
    A wonderful Sunday afternoon of Balkan, Mediterranean and Sephardic Jewish music as Queensland trio East of West and Melbourne’s Saray Iluminado Femme join in a double bill of contemporary music informed by deep traditions.
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  • The Boîte presents Punto Caramelo at Box Hill
    The Boîte presents Punto Caramelo at Box Hill
    Fri, 27 Oct
    Box Hill Community Arts Centre
    27 Oct 2023, 7:30 pm
    Box Hill Community Arts Centre, 470 Station St, Box Hill VIC 3128, Australia
    27 Oct 2023, 7:30 pm
    Box Hill Community Arts Centre, 470 Station St, Box Hill VIC 3128, Australia
    Introducing a fresh musical partnership blending the romantic melodies of bolero, bossa nova, and tango with a modern jazzy funky sound. Punto Caramelo (which means 'Just Right' in Spanish) is an innovative duo is a fusion of talents, uniting Ezequiel from Ecuador and Elena from Argentina.
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  • The Boîte presents Live Music Near Me: Zulya & the Children of the Underground
    The Boîte presents Live Music Near Me: Zulya & the Children of the Underground
    Sat, 21 Oct
    Music Market, Collingwood Yards
    21 Oct 2023, 8:00 pm
    Music Market, Collingwood Yards, 35 Johnston St, Collingwood VIC 3066, Australia
    21 Oct 2023, 8:00 pm
    Music Market, Collingwood Yards, 35 Johnston St, Collingwood VIC 3066, Australia
    Zulya and the Children of the Underground is an ARIA award-winning band whose work is inspired by Zulya's Tatar and Australian identity. At times she lights a fire beneath distant memories, at others she opens eyes to intricate new worlds.
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  • The Boîte presents ARJETA - Live at The Channel
    The Boîte presents ARJETA - Live at The Channel
    Sat, 21 Oct
    The Channel - Arts Centre Melbourne
    21 Oct 2023, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Channel - Arts Centre Melbourne, St Kilda Road Terrace, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia
    21 Oct 2023, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Channel - Arts Centre Melbourne, St Kilda Road Terrace, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia
    Albanian singing tradition is unique and has very ancient origins. It is characterised by unusual vocal styles and regional diversity and is recognised by UNESCO as Intangible Heritage of Humanity. Hear from Arjeta about her journey as a powerful Albanian vocalist.
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  • The Boîte presents Live Music Near Me Sarita McHarg and Band - Live in the Lyre
    The Boîte presents Live Music Near Me Sarita McHarg and Band - Live in the Lyre
    Sat, 14 Oct
    Lyre Room - Burrinja Cultural Centre
    14 Oct 2023, 8:00 pm
    Lyre Room - Burrinja Cultural Centre, Wurundjeri Country, 351 Glenfern Rd, Upwey VIC 3158, Australia
    14 Oct 2023, 8:00 pm
    Lyre Room - Burrinja Cultural Centre, Wurundjeri Country, 351 Glenfern Rd, Upwey VIC 3158, Australia
    Since arriving in Australia, Dr Sarita McHarg has been exploring different ways to combine the music of her own culture with that of fellow musicians here. Subsequently, their music represents the literary taste, folklore and classical tone of many cultures in a unique blend of Indian, Sufi + more.
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  • Melbourne Georgian Choir Supra & Malmsbury Weekend
    Melbourne Georgian Choir Supra & Malmsbury Weekend
    Fri, 13 Oct
    Malmsbury Town Hall
    13 Oct 2023, 6:30 pm – 15 Oct 2023, 5:00 pm
    Malmsbury Town Hall, 91 Mollison St, Malmsbury VIC 3446, Australia
    13 Oct 2023, 6:30 pm – 15 Oct 2023, 5:00 pm
    Malmsbury Town Hall, 91 Mollison St, Malmsbury VIC 3446, Australia
    A weekend of singing with friends who love Georgian music, led by Krzysztof Derwinski.
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  • The Boîte presents Live Music Near Me: Ajak Kwai Live at Music Market
    The Boîte presents Live Music Near Me: Ajak Kwai Live at Music Market
    Thu, 05 Oct
    Music Market
    05 Oct 2023, 8:00 pm
    Music Market, Collingwood Yards, Unit 2/35 Johnston St, Collingwood VIC 3066, Australia
    05 Oct 2023, 8:00 pm
    Music Market, Collingwood Yards, Unit 2/35 Johnston St, Collingwood VIC 3066, Australia
    Early bird tickets are now on sale, snap one up. Ajak Kwai is well known for her powerful performances and strong messages that call for inclusion and celebration of the diversity found throughout Australian society.
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  • Accordion Festival 2023
    Accordion Festival 2023
    Sat, 30 Sept
    Church of All Nations
    30 Sept 2023, 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
    Church of All Nations, 180 Palmerston St, Carlton VIC 3053, Australia
    30 Sept 2023, 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
    Church of All Nations, 180 Palmerston St, Carlton VIC 3053, Australia
    The Accordion Society of Australia (Victoria) proud to announce the revival of the Festival of the Accordion, a celebration of music and culture. The festival will take place on Saturday 30 September at Church of All Nations, located at 180 Palmerston Street, Carlton. Supported by The Boite
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  • Melbourne Veena Festival: Our Journey – Iyer Brothers // Live at Melbourne Recital Centre
    Melbourne Veena Festival: Our Journey – Iyer Brothers // Live at Melbourne Recital Centre
    Tue, 26 Sept
    Elizabeth Murdoch Hall
    26 Sept 2023, 7:30 pm
    Elizabeth Murdoch Hall, 31 Sturt St, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia
    26 Sept 2023, 7:30 pm
    Elizabeth Murdoch Hall, 31 Sturt St, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia
    The music for veena will be played in the traditional South Indian Carnatic style, accompanied by the mridangam, a South Indian two-headed drum, and chosen especially from the Iyer Brothers’ own repertoire that has been refined across their 50-year career.
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  • The Boîte presents 3 Songs for 3CR Community Radio
    The Boîte presents 3 Songs for 3CR Community Radio
    Fri, 15 Sept
    Mark St Hall
    15 Sept 2023, 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
    Mark St Hall, 1 Mark St, Fitzroy North VIC 3068, Australia
    15 Sept 2023, 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
    Mark St Hall, 1 Mark St, Fitzroy North VIC 3068, Australia
    Five community choirs will be joining forces to fill a night with song to fundraise for 3CR Community Radio. Enjoy tunes from Living Out Loud with Sue Johnson, Sonidos del Alma with Iaki Vallejo, Gorani men's vocal ensemble, Carl Pannuzzo's Feel Good Choir and Mixed Drinks with Therese Virtue.
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  • The Boite Presents Big Fiddle Little Fiddle: Current Climates
    The Boite Presents Big Fiddle Little Fiddle: Current Climates
    Fri, 08 Sept
    Box Hill Community Arts Centre
    08 Sept 2023, 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
    Box Hill Community Arts Centre, 470 Station St, Box Hill VIC 3128, Australia
    08 Sept 2023, 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
    Box Hill Community Arts Centre, 470 Station St, Box Hill VIC 3128, Australia
    Led by cellist Louise Godwin and fiddler Jessica Foot, Big Fiddle Little Fiddle is a performance duo and a project vehicle for creative experimentation and collaboration.
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  • Culture X Festival - The Boite presents Zourouna (Online)
    Culture X Festival - The Boite presents Zourouna (Online)
    Thu, 07 Sept
    The Boite Facebook Page
    07 Sept 2023, 7:30 pm – 8:00 pm
    The Boite Facebook Page
    07 Sept 2023, 7:30 pm – 8:00 pm
    The Boite Facebook Page
    From 5-7 September Culture X will feature culturally diverse artists from the Regions, Nationally and Internationally. Seven performances (and a Documentary premiere) over 3 nights. Their online event will feature Zourouna's performance from our Polyfonix event last year.
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