Enrolments open for Freedom Road Bendigo, an un-auditioned choir of over 150 singers working with Stella Savy to celebrate gospel music’s rich beginnings in Africa and its journey from plantation work songs, to church and onto the Civil Rights movement.
For this session, the conversation will revolve around answering the following question: As artists from culturally diverse backgrounds, what do you look for in a venue before you are comfortable performing there?
5 August 2021, 5:00:00 am
The Lost Clog + Big Fiddle, Little Fiddle
As the opening to The Lost Clog, Big Fiddle, Little Fiddle add original and Australian tunes and let their imaginations loose on it all, spinning stories through their colourful and charged arrangements.
6 August 2021, 10:00:00 am
Suitcase Open Mic (Pay as you feel)
An event that recognises the contribution that musicians have been making to our lives for thousands of years and the invaluable heritage they carry with them as they move from one place to another. Musicians interested in performing, register at https://bit.ly/suitcase2021
11 August 2021, 10:00:00 am
Song Appetit with Con Kalamaras
For the new edition of Song Appetit, Con Kalamaras - musician, radio presenter, promoter, festival director and champion of all things Rebetika - will delve into the songs that have shaped him into who he is today, and into the pivotal role that music has played in his life, here in the Antipodes.
12 August 2021, 8:30:00 am
The Stiletto Sisters
Celebrate with the Sisters! For the past twenty-one years, The Stiletto Sisters have been wooing audiences in their hometown of Melbourne, with their seductive blend of Hungarian gypsy, tango and love songs from around the world.
13 August 2021, 9:30:00 am