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Merry & Bright - celebrating Social Inclusion Week 2017

Date: 
Sun, 26/11/2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

School of Hard Knocks presents
Merry & Bright
Sunday 26th November 2017, 2pm
Deakin Edge Theatre, Federation Square

The School of Hard Knocks invites you to celebrate Social Inclusion Week at our final, spectacular concert for 2017!

Join Founding Artistic Director Dr Jonathon Welch AM and the magnificent sound of the 350 voice massed ‘Absolutely Everybody’ choir, with special guests including:
• Internationally acclaimed contralto Liane Keegan and opera stars of the future, XL ARTS
• Multi award winning Choir of Hard Knocks conducted by Dr Jonathon Welch AM

Contact Name: 
Jan
Contact Phone: 
0419 337 283
Contact Email: 
info [at] schoolofhardknocks [dot] org [dot] au
Venue Name: 
Deakin Edge, Federation Square
Town/Suburb: 
Melbourne
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Carnegie Community Choir

Carnegie Community Choir is a small and informal group looking for enthusiastic new members. Previous experience; reading music; sight reading etc not required just a love of singing and a willingness to learn.

Our Musical Director, Geoffrey Baird, is an experienced singing teacher, musical director, and musician. Geoffrey prepares parts and posts sheet music and part recordings on his site to assist with practice. http://www.geoffreybaird.com/download/carnegie.html

Mobile: 
0418363076

The Buds In Concert - Pop Finale!

Date: 
Sun, 30/10/2016 - 2:00pm

The Buds' pop repertoire finale for 2016 is all set:

The Doncaster Playhouse
2pm, Sunday October 30th

After a busy year of learning a wide range of contemporary songs, The Buds is excited to have the opportunity to present a 'nearly end of year' concert before we switch over to Christmas preparation. The concert will feature the songs that won us Honorable Mention in the prestigious Boroondara Eisteddfod and impressed the Victorian Folk Music Club during their A Cappella Night, as well as other pieces making their public debut.

Contact Name: 
Jessica Graham
Contact Phone: 
0439768933
Contact Email: 
jessica [dot] joan [dot] graham [at] gmail [dot] com
Venue Name: 
Doncaster Playhouse
Town/Suburb: 
Doncaster
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STREET REQUIEM for those who have died on the street

Date: 
Sat, 20/08/2016 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Voices of Casey, in association with School of Hard Knocks,presents

STREET REQUIEM for those who have died on the street
by Kathleen McGuire, Andy Payne & Jonathon Welch

STREET REQUIEM is a choral work that aims to bring a sense of peace, remembrance and hope to many communities struggling to come to terms with street violence and a loss of safety on our streets.

Saturday 20 August 2016, from 2 pm
Cranbourne Community Theatre
Brunt Street, Cranbourne

Conducted by Dr Jonathon Welch AM
Featuring:
Christine Butt, mezzo soprano
Izaac Lea, tenor
Kerry Gerraty, piano

Contact Name: 
Paulien
Contact Phone: 
9769 8611
Contact Email: 
maritimes [dot] 1 [at] hotmail [dot] com
Venue Name: 
Cranbourne Community Theatre
Town/Suburb: 
Cranbourne
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The Bridges

A locally based community choir in Hurstbridge, we like to focus on expressing the particular interests of those within the group. Songs are most often chosen by our members and our arrangements are written to suit the ensemble.
We meet Tuesday evenings during school terms from 7.30-9PM at the Hurstbridge Community Hub. Contace Hana for more information at hana@gourleymuisc.com

Phone: 
0412200419
Mobile: 
0412200419

No Excuses! in Brimbank

Date: 
Thu, 16/06/2016 - 5:15pm - 7:30pm

The School of Hard Knocks proudly presents No Excuses!

You are invited to an uplifting and informative event on family violence held in the magnificent Atrium at Sunshine Hospital. Guest speakers include Dr Anita Morris, Western Health, Reeta Verma, Kangna Sisters Indian Women’s Support Network & Ajay Ramdas, Indian Men’s Support Network, Cuong La, Health West Working Together with Men project, Dr Kathleen McGuire & Christina Green, composers of No Excuses!

Contact Name: 
Jan Hamilton
Contact Phone: 
0419 337 283
Contact Email: 
jan [dot] hamilton [at] schoolofhardknocks [dot] org [dot] au
Venue Name: 
The Atrium & Auditorium, Level 1, WCHRE, Sunshine Hospital
Town/Suburb: 
St Albans
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The Star Chorale Opera Spectacular!

The Star Chorale Opera Spectacular!

Sunday 17th July, 2:30pm
Robert Blackwood Hall, Monash University, Wellington Rd, Clayton

Combining the drama of theatre with the inspiration of beautiful song, opera is one of the most entertaining forms of music.

Celebrate 10 years with the Choir of Hard Knocks

Date: 
Sun, 14/08/2016 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Join with their Founding Artistic Director Dr Jonathon Welch AM, David Hobson, Deborah Cheetham AO, Bruce Woodley AO, Mark Holden and Danielle Matthews and the School of Hard Knocks ‘Absolutely Everybody’ 250-voice massed choir to celebrate!

Still Inspiring The World … 10 Years On. Laugh, sing along and be inspired by their joyous music making.

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Contact Name: 
Matt
Contact Phone: 
0439 244 429
Contact Email: 
matthew [dot] jones [at] schoolofhardknocks [dot] org [dot] au
Venue Name: 
Hamer Hall
Town/Suburb: 
Melbourne
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CHIME CHOIR

CHIME CHOIR IS A COMMUNITY-BASED CHOIR FOR PEOPLE WHO LOVE TO SING. ALL AGES ARE WELCOME, AND A SHORT AUDITION IS ARRANGED AFTER ONE OR TWO TRIAL REHEARSALS.
WE SING A WIDE OF MUSIC, BOTH WITH AND WITHOUT ACCOMPANIMENT, IN INTERESTING LOCATIONS. WE REHEARSE AT KOONUNG SECONDARY COLLEGE, ELGAR ROAD, BOX HILL, TUESDAY NIGHTS DURING TERM, 730 - 945PM. OUR ARTISTIC DIRECTOR IS MARTEN VISSER, AND OUR ACCOMPANIST IS CORAL RAFFERTY

Phone: 
0457 307 806
Mobile: 
0457 307 806

Christmas With The Ashton Smith Singers 2015

Date: 
Sun, 13/12/2015 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Christmas With The Ashton Smith Singers 2015

Christmas with the Ashton Smith Singers is a Christmas musical experience not to be missed. Held on Sunday the 13th December at 3pm and 7pm in the stunning Camberwell Grammar auditorium, it is presented by a sixty voice choir and supported by a thirteen piece instrumental ensemble under the musical direction of Mr David Ashton Smith.

Guest artists including Roy Best, Eleanor Kerr, Stephen Marsh, Catherine Bolzonello, Bianca Evans and Mary Torpy

Enquiries please call 9523 5228

Contact Name: 
Mary
Contact Phone: 
9523 5228
Contact Email: 
info [at] ashtonsmithsingers [dot] org [dot] au
Venue Name: 
Camberwell Grammar School
Town/Suburb: 
Canterbury
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