Concordia Mandolin and Guitar Ensemble Inc  - Concerts and Events

Concordia was formed in 1978.

Leading arts councils have engaged Concordia for concert performances and festival events.
These councils include the City of Monash, the City of Knox and the Shire of Glenelg in regional Portland.
Concordia has performed in high profile music festivals such as the Lygon Street Festa and Viva Prahan in Melbourne,
 Apollo Bay Music Festival and Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields Festival in regional Victoria.

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Forthcoming Concerts/Events






'Ringing the Strings'
Christmas Concert and CD Launch
on Saturday 3rd December 2016 at 8.00 pm
at Stonnington Community Uniting Church
59 Burke Road (Cnr. Coppin St) Melway 59 E/12
East Malvern

A programme of music from 19th, 20th and 21st centuries will be presented and will include items from the
5th CD to be launched on this occasion by Special Guest Speaker Paul Rizzo

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Afternoon concert at
Stonnington Community Uniting Church,
Cnr. Burke Road and Coppin Street, Malvern East (Melway map 59 G12)

Soloists FAYE GOLDSMITH: Cello and
ROBERT MILLAR:  Oboe

Sunday 11th September 2016 at 2.30 pm.

We will present a concert featuring a wide variety of plucked string music.
Faye will play the Sonata in G Minor by Henry Eccles and the celebrated Rondo in C by Boccherini.
Robert  will perform a Concerto in C major by Baston and a Habanera by Philip Lane.
Other items will include compositions by Ambrosius, Faure, Hadjidakis, Kreidler and Michelle Nelson.

Admission: Adults $25, concession $20, Children under 16 free.
Refreshments will be provided

Bookings and enquiries ring 9876 1467 or 0438 016 130


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CONCORDIA AND COOLGRASS

We combine in two concerts this year with our bluegrass friends in a repeat of our successful collaboration at the 1812 Theatre in Upper Ferntree Gully.
COOLGRASS is a renowned 4-piece instrumental and vocal ensemble. They take the traditional bluegrass line-up of banjo, mandolin, guitar and double bass and then make musical mischief with it.  Their light-hearted take on music of all styles has won fans across Australia and New Zealand.
Banjo - Jim Golding
Guitar - Doug Wallace
Double Bass - Angus Golding
Mandolin - Bruce Packard

CONCERT NUMBER ONE

Sunday 14th August at 6.00 pm
at the Burrinja Arts Centre (In the upstairs 'black box' theatre)
Cnr. Glenfern Road and Matson Drive, Upwey
Tickets: Adult $25.00.  Concession/seniors $20
Youth (12-18) $10/ Under 12 free.
Supper included.

CONCERT NUMBER TWO

 A Saturday evening concert at St Charles Borromeo, Main Hall

230 Serpells Road, Templestowe, 3106
 
Saturday, 22nd October 2016 at 8.00 pm
Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/NATH
or
https://www.trybooking.com/228989

For more details, contact: Juliette  0427 149 326  or
Marion (03) 9876 1467