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Melbourne International Singers Festival 2019 launches a fantastic program for its tenth anniversary

BY CarolineK | 17-May-2019
Be Challenged, Inspired and Entertained. Join in the FREE events for seniors or rock enthusiasts, say goodbye to Dr Jonathon Welch AM as he farewells Choir of Hard Knocks or attend one of the four sensational concerts over the Queen’s Birthday weekend with a special BUY 3 GET ONE 1 FREE offer! #MISF19 @playitforwardoz
Venue: Melbourne Town Hall on Sunday June 2. Deakin Edge over the Queen's Birthday Weekend.
Address: Melbourne CBD
Date: Sunday June 2nd, Thursday June 6th - Monday June 10th
Time: Varies please check our website for details
Ticket: Book to attend all MISF concerts with our buy 4 pay for 3 package. Tickets: $90 Full $60 Conc/U18 (Special events not included in this offer.)
Buy / Ticket: https://www.playitforward.org.au/events-home
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EMail: misf@playitforward.org.au
Melbourne International Singers Festival 2019
Melbourne International Singers Festival 10th Anniversary
There is truly something that will appeal to everyone’s musical tastes. Now in its tenth year, Australia's most exciting singers festival for all choirs, singing groups and individual singers, is proud to present a bigger and even more diverse program over the Queen's Birthday long weekend in Melbourne.

Our program includes ....

SEASONS OF LOVE - Choir of Hard Knocks
Jonathon Welch farewells his beloved Choir of Hard Knocks after 13 years at the helm.
SPECIAL EVENT
Sunday June 2, 2 - 4PM, Melbourne Town Hall

PERMISSION TO SHINE
Calling all singers and vocal acts over 60! Come and hone your skills with award winning singer & teacher Dr Jonathon Welch AM. This is a FREE event, but please register to participate & attend.
Thursday June 6, 2 – 4PM, Deakin Edge

ROCK CHOIR
Love to belt out a few rock songs? Join us for an hour on your way home from work with two of Australia's music legends, Grace Knight (Eurogliders) & Jonathon Welch (Choir of Hard Knocks) complete with a live band and sing your heart out! Limited seating available!!
Thursday June 6, 6 – 7PM, Deakin Edge

FESTIVAL WELCOME CONCERT - Featuring THE NEW HIP with Stephen Blackburn & RUSSIAN PROJECT with XL ARTS & LIANE KEEGAN
Our Festival weekend begins with comedian Stephen Blackburn of 'Fast Forward' fame (Tim & Debbie) in his original show on piano, followed by a glorious recital of Russian music from Australia's finest young opera singers. Friday June 7, 7.30 – 9.30PM, Deakin Edge

FESTIVAL SHOWCASE CONCERT #1
Join us for the first concert in our series of Festival Choral concerts featuring stunning participating choirs from around Australia (WA, NSW, VIC & TAS) with special guest singer and songwriter, Kavisha Mazzella AM.
Saturday June 8, 7.30 - 10PM, Deakin Edge

FESTIVAL SHOWCASE CONCERT #2
Join us for the second concert in our series of Festival Choral concerts featuring stunning participating choirs from around Australia with special guests, jazz a cappella quartet, The Velvetones.
Sunday June 9, 7.30 – 10PM, Deakin Edge

FESTIVAL FINALE CONCERT
Our final concert showcases all our spectacular Massed Festival Choirs led by Guest Conductors George Torbay and Kavisha Mazzella AM, and all the participating choirs & singers, with MC Dr Jonathon Welch AM
Monday June 10, 2.30 – 5PM, Deakin Edge

Proceeds from the Festival support Play It Forward, providing a unique range of tailored inclusive arts programs, events and projects for all Australians. Thank you for supporting the unique inclusive arts programs that we love to deliver for all Australians! Jonathon Welch, Founding Artistic Director, Melbourne International Singers Festival and Play It Forward