June's Musical Monday


Hello Music-Makers,

Time flies when your having fun so this coming Monday is June's Musical Monday.
On offer this month is -
  • 10 am to 11 am  Morning Zither Run/Group -  a zither run is a 1 hour lesson to get the most out of your zither. We cover tuning, care, playing and navigating the tune-sheets. Everything you need to take your zither 'for a run' and just play. Suitable for all skill levels. $10 per session, includes the new tune-sheet and morning tea.
 
  • Please note that for the Zither Runs we have instruments available for you to use, should you not yet have your own, so why not give it a go? 🎶
 
  • 1 pm to 2:30 pm - Running with Zithers Ensemble rehearsal - this ensemble is a group of Zither & Autoharp players who, with a percussionist, challenge their music-making to play and harmonize in a group. Ensemble membership asks for commitment to attend rehearsals, a sense of fun and an annual membership fee of $10 to cover the cost of sheet-musicPlease note - the Running with Zithers Ensemble rehearsals are not open-to-all music lessons, they are genuine rehearsals for instrumentalists working toward performance and/or recording. Contact runningwithzithers@gmail.com for more Information.
 
  • 3 pm to 4 pm - Afternoon Zither Run/Group -  a zither run is a 1 hour lesson to get the most out of your zither. We cover tuning, care, playing and navigating the tune-sheets. Everything you need to take your zither 'for a run' and just play. Suitable for all skill levels. $10 per session, includes the new tune-sheets and afternoon tea.
 
  • 4 pm to 5 pm - Birregurra Community Arts Group Family Music Sessions with John James - These are fun, family music tasters introducing music to children of all ages through an eclectic range of instruments. $5 per session.

  • 7 pm to 8:30 - The Birregurra Community Arts Group Singing Circle - singing for fun because it is sooo good for us. Everyone's welcome $5.

  • Private music tuition - unable to attend Musical Mondays but wanting to start your own musical journey? Contact the following music teachers directly!
  • Piano & Violin - Jill Price 0417 207 298
  • Music Theory - Julie Payne 0413 255 687
  • Blues Harmonica - Ron Eichler 0429 222 422

Surf Coast Arts Trail


 
August 12 and 13 will see six new vibrant venues along the hinterland trail. 11 out of the 46 trail venues are dotted amongst the hills and bush of the inland routes. I hope that your art loving communities will grab a map and join the trail this year.
For any more information, please phone me on 0400 436 308      Cinnamon



 
 

Cellist Anthony Albrecht will perform Bach to the Bush


This Saturday Night at the Carolyn Theatre Cellist Anthony Albrecht will perform Bach to the Bush
 
Anthony is touring in a lot of regional centres and has had a good turn out and appreciative audience at all.

Tickets are $25 full $20 concession $10 students & children free .  at Cow Lick Books, or https://www.trybooking.com/OMSS

Birregurra Music Salon - Lisa Miller & Shane O'Mara / 10 June 2017

The crowd was warm and the sound was rich! 

Australian singer-songwriter, Lisa Miller, didn't fail to impress the crowd of 80 or so in attendance last night at Birregurra Christ Church - the second installment of Birregurra Music Salon for 2017. Guests got toasty by the outdoor fire and enjoyed some delicious spiced mulled wine before heading in to the historic church to soak up some sublime vocals, guitar and lyrics from two of Australia's most brilliant musician. It was a real treat.

Next salon is on Saturday 5th August with "Reimagining Nina Simone" presented by jazz singer Nicola Watson and the award winning Nathan Liow Trio - direct from Melbourne's Caravan Music Club and Paris Cat. Tickets on sale NOW


Time to get your tickets for the fabulous Lisa Miller gig at Birregurra Christ Church this Sat 10th June

Are you coming along to the gig this Saturday to see the fabulous Lisa Miller and Shane O’Mara? There are still some tickets available here: http://bit.ly/lisamiller10June


It’s our 2nd of 3 Music Salons and it's going to be a great winter night out with mulled wine, a roaring fire weather permitting, great company, good wine and the most fabulous music from one of Australia’s singer songwriter icons. 

Bar opens at 6pm. Show starts at 7pm; two sets with short interval.

Tickets $22+bf or $25 at the door until sold out.

See you there!!

Next Birregurra Music Salon: Sat 5th Aug - Nicola Watson and her award winning jazz trio with Reimagining Nina Simon