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Concerts

The VFMCinc - Ringwood East Folk holds a concert on the second Tuesday of each month (in lieu of the usual Tuesday session). Top artists from the folk music world appear for a great value acoustic concert.

Open stage acts at the start provide opportunities for aspiring performers to gain stage experience. Sometimes a support act is also featured.

Information for prospective performers

Our next Concert

 
A’ Cappella Concert
 
  Each month except January. September is usually the annual A’ Cappella night.  
  picture of Platinum   Platinum
Platinum Quartet, formed in 2012, is a superb female barbershop quartet, made up of four members consisting of Alison Brown (Tenor), Debbie Neilsen (Lead), Margot Thorne (Bass) and Kerry Haddow (Baritone). These ladies are almost obsessive about their singing! Although they prefer the unique chords and tuning of the Barbershop style, they also enjoy singing the odd song from other genres as well.
 
  Living Song
LivingSong is a community singing group from Ivanhoe, currently led by Margaret Crichton. 2019 will see them celebrate their 24th anniversary and what better way to do so than with a few performances. The group sings anything from folk to pop, multicultural to gospel and much more, generally in three part harmony. Newcomers are always welcome.
  picture of Living Song  
  picture of The Scottish Gaelic Choir   The Scottish Gaelic Choir
The Scottish Gaelic Choir of Victoria was formed in 1997 by a small group of Gaelic learners from the Scottish Gaelic Society of Victoria with a shared interest in the traditional songs of the Scottish Highlands and Islands. They perform primarily in Scottish Gaelic, with a bit of English for seasoning, and have appeared at the National Celtic Festival Portarlington, at the Tartan Festival, highland games and Burn’s Nights.
 
 
 
East Ringwood Community Hall
 
 
Tue 10th September 2019
from 7:45PM ’till 10:15PM
 
  Admission is $14 adults, $12 concession, kids with an adult are free. Everyone is welcome.  
         
  Melway Ref: 50B8   Map  
 
Light supper provided
 
  Flier   Poster  




Future guest artists...
  Tue 8thOctober 2019 at 7:45PM Richard Grainger
supported by
Convict Maids
 
  Tue 12thNovember 2019 at 7:45PM Saoirse
 
       
Recent past guest artists...
  August 2019 Klezmeritis
supported by
Convict Maids
 
  July 2019 Dingo's Breakfast
 
  June 2019 The Friendly Creatures
 
  May 2019 Nick Charles
 
  April 2019 Maria Forde
 
  March 2019 Scott Cook
 
  February 2019 Garry and Georgia Rose
 
  December 2018 Wanton Shillelaghs
supported by
Kristian Mizzi
 
  November 2018 The Neon Effect
 
  October 2018 Me 'n Me Mates
 
  September 2018 A ’Cappella Concert
featuring
Both Sides of the River
— and —
SASS
— and —
The Men
 
       

Index of artists from previous years

 
Information for Prospective performers
Due to limited time and popularity the Stage Manager cannot guarantee a slot to all aspiring open stage performers so it is best to arrive well before a concert starts to be in the running for a slot. The Stage Manager may give preference to acts that did not appear the previous month. Time is limited to 8 minutes total stage time and all performances are un-plugged, that is no mics or amps. Acts pay normal admission and need to have good audience rapport and ability in order to add value to a concert.
If a support act is scheduled they are generally allocated 25 minutes. Supports acts are paid a set fee and we can help sell your CDs and promote your act.
 



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Last modified: November 26 2018 22:35.