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Zone Out Festival featuring Sibéal
Sep
28
10:30 AM10:30

Zone Out Festival featuring Sibéal

The Zone Out Festival is set to celebrate international music and culture. After yoga sessions and thought-provoking panel discussions, highlights of the day will include performances from Sydney DJs, a Scottish cellist, and County Meath songstress Sibéal who recently released her debut album of Irish folk music.

Tickets are essential for this rare opportunity to see musicians from the world over come together in one venue.

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Barry versus Kelly - Melbourne
Aug
31
8:00 PM20:00

Barry versus Kelly - Melbourne

The legend of outlaw Ned Kelly is inescapable. This musical drama Barry versus Kelly sheds new light on the tale, foregrounding the plight of Kelly and of Sir Redmond Barry, the judge who hanged him. Suffering delusions, Barry grapples with his conscience as he sentences a fellow Irish Australian to death, and wrestles with the haunting consequences long after.

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Ireland Rocks Concert
Aug
16
6:00 PM18:00

Ireland Rocks Concert

Former INXS singer and Grammy-nominated songwriter Ciaran Gribbin will lead a night of rock at The Vanguard. With a setlist ranging from the traditional melodies of Ireland to modern radio hits, Gribbin and his fellow musicians will pick up their fiddles and guitars for an energetic performance not to be missed.

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Once - Sydney (Season extended)
Jun
26
to Aug 1

Once - Sydney (Season extended)

  • Darlinghurst Theatre Company (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The beloved modern musical classic Once draws audiences into the love story of a struggling Irish hoover repairman and a Czech flower vendor who share a passion and talent for music. With a repertoire including Oscar-wining melody Falling Slowly, the strength of the play lies in the power of its lively fiddle and acoustic guitar, with songs ranging from the hilarious to the heartbreaking. The Sydney season has not been extended.

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Dec
19
8:30 PM20:30

Manus McGuire & Geoff McArthur, Collingwood

Comhaltas Melbourne Present Manus McGuire & Geoff McArthur in Concert

Manus McGuire is an acclaimed Irish fiddle player whose exceptional musical gift is widely recognised. He has performed with Buttons and Bows, Moving Cloud,Brock McGuire Band, and with his brother Seamus McGuire. Manus will be accompanied by Guitarist Geoff McArthur, who is one of Australia's well known Celtic musicians.

Cost: $25 or if going to fiddle Masterclass both for $40

Event Contact Name: Johanna O'Reilly/Email Address: goreilly@iinet.net.au

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Dec
2
2:30 PM14:30

Classical Music Charity Concert, Belgrave Heights

  • Southern Sherbrooke Historical Society Hall (map)
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Image: Chris Lawry

Image: Chris Lawry

Classical music charity concert of songs and instrumental music for a shelter for women and children experiencing homelessness.

Jacqui Rutten (mezzo soprano)

Claire Ransome (violin)

Gitta Green (viola)

Diane Froomes(cello)

Julia Bakowski (guitar)

  • Pablo de Sarasate Romanza Andalusa op 22 No1 (Arr. Burstein/Legnani). Cello & Guitar.

  • Antonio Lauro Venezuelan Waltzes Vol 2 solo guitar

  • Three songs for voice, violin, and viola, music by Jacqui Rutten

  • Bach solo violin A new song cycle for voice and cello, Opus 98 The Blind Poetess, with words by Irish poetess Frances Brown, music by Jacqui Rutten.

  • Radames Gnattali Sonate for Cello &Guitar

    Entry by Donation. Tickets at Door or Book: info@sacredstage.com.au 0455044764

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