Keep warm this winter and join us after hours on selected Friday evenings for a Soirée Concert Series featuring an array of phenomenal musicians including Penelope Sai, Señor Cabrales & Cornerbrook and back by popular demand with a new set of songs Canto Latino.
Come and enjoy the evenings’ entertainment and the exhibitions in the City Art Gallery as they come to life in a new way.
A selection of beverages and canapés including gourmet cheeses and spiced mulled wine will also be available by the fire.
Tickets per event: $30/$25 InSight Members – Includes Gallery entry.
Tickets are strictly limited. Bookings essential at Reception or 4780 5410
Please note, the Winter Soirée Concert Series is not suitable for children.
PENELOPE SAI – 19 JUNE
Penelope Sai is a vocalist and lyricist who brings a life-long love of Jazz to her music, infusing her diverse repertoire with a range of influences as it traverses refreshing interpretations of standard and striking original compositions. During 9 years in which she resided in France, Penelope performed with various jazz ensembles and launched a number of creative partnerships that have been sustained through subsequent solo recordings. The title track on Penelope’s latest album Some Kind of Dream has been nominated for Best Jazz Song of the Year by the Australian Jazz Bell Awards. Finally somebody who knows what it takes to be a star. – George Donikian.
SEÑOR CABRALES & CORNERBROOK- NIGHT OF CELTIC MUSIC – 17 JULY
Hailing from northern Spain and Australia, Señor Cabrales’ unique sound, combining Spanish bagpipes, fiddle, flute, mandolin, bouzouki and bodhran, has been thrilling audiences across Australia. Let them take you on an exciting Celtic musical journey from northern Spain and Brittany to the outer islands of Scotland. They are joined by Cornerbrook, one of Australia’s foremost performers of the fast paced accordion and fiddle music of Ireland, interwoven with the wild and haunting music of Newfoundland. Join us for an exciting evening of high quality Celtic music with a difference.
To listen to Señor Cabrales’ music, please click here: https://www.youtube.com
CANTO LATINO – AMANDA HANDEL (VOICE & PERCUSSION) & JANE ANDINO (PIANO)
present TANGO SENTIDO – 28 AUGUST
Join Canto Latino on a musical tour reaching into Latin America, Spain and Portugal with the lively spices of Ranchera, Salsa, Bossa and Folklórico plunged into the emotional depths of Portuguese Fado and laced with the power and drama of Argentinean Tango.