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BANGALOW MUSIC FESTIVAL 9 –11 AUGUST

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he Northern Rivers is synonymous with music events of international standing, exceptional educational facilities, and extraordinary local talent and is a ďŹ tting place to host the annual Bangalow Music Festival. Proudly supported by local government, business, and community for 18 years, the BMF, dubbed by the late Peter Sculthorpe as ‘one of the ďŹ nest music festival outside of a capital city’, working alongside tremendous local support and the vibrant Northern Rivers arts community, bring a unique three-day effervescent chamber music festival – a cornucopia of avant garde and classical works – to Bangalow.

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VISITING ARTISTS, CONCERTS AND WORKSHOPS A LIFELONG PASSION FOR MUSIC FOR ALL

Community Music / Early Childhood Music / Music in Schools

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www.nrcac.edu.au

ONE OF THE FINEST MUSIC FESTIVALS OUTSIDE A CAPITAL CITY I HAVE ATTENDED ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD

Thursday 8 August 7.30pm

Many local businesses involve themselves with the BMF. Longtime local BMF supporter Rebecca Zentveld of Zentveld’s Coffee Plantation and Roastery who has been involved with the Festival has the Coffee ‘Conversation’ Concert on 9 August and Ninbella gallerist Grant Rasheed, along with Bangalow’s local business community, have joined forces with the BMF to re-launch The Bangalow Art Prize, a ďŹ ne-art competition with a cash bursary prize of AU$1,000 awarded to the artist’s impression of the Bangalow region that best ‘portrays the vibrant and/ or diverse makeup of the Bangalow landscape and community.’ The prize winner’s art piece will also be displayed in the foyer of the A&I Hall for the duration of the Festival and exhibited at Ninbella.

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11am

Schools Concert

11am

Zentveld’s Coffee Concert

7pm 8.30pm

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Concert 1 Festival A&I Hall Welcome Concert 2 Orava A&I Hall Quartet and Friends

Saturday 10 August 10am 11.30am 3pm 7.30pm

Concert 3 Karin meets Dragon Concert 4 Winds of the Southern Cross Concert 5 NZ Chamber Soloists Concert 6 Souther Cross Soloists

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Sunday 11 August 10.30am 1pm 3pm

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Festival Prelude Celebrating A&I Hall Bangalow: Emerging Stars of the Region

Friday 9 August

~ PETER SCULTHORPE

Interview with artistic directory Tania Frazer available on EchonetDaily: https://www.echo.net. au/2019/08/interviewtania-frazer-bangalowmusic-festival/

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WHAT, WHEN, WHERE

Concert 7 Sinfonia A&I Hall Concertante Concert 8 Intriguing A&I Hall Journeys Concert 9 A&I Hall Scheherazade

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The Byron Shire Echo – Issue 34.09 – August 7, 2019  

Free, independent weekly newspaper from the Byron Shire in north eastern NSW, Australia.

The Byron Shire Echo – Issue 34.09 – August 7, 2019  

Free, independent weekly newspaper from the Byron Shire in north eastern NSW, Australia.