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Cornucopia!
Cornucopia!
If Castlemaine were a musical restaurant this would be it. The Opening Night of the 2013 Castlemaine State Festival brings together an abundance of mu . . .
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The Black Diamonds
The Black Diamonds
Forged under a million years of pressure, The Black Diamonds are the demons of the art of late nightclub music that your dancing feet have been waitin . . .
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The Clubrooms
The Clubrooms
Need a warm up and wind down pre and post festival events? Come to THE CLUBROOMS where you can warm up for an evening of Festival performances or wind . . .
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Australian String Quartet and Tiffany Speight
Australian String Quartet and Tiffany Speight
Join the Australian String Quartet and award-winning Australian soprano, Tiffany Speight, for a brave and evocative program of music by Andriessen, Re . . .
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Tiffany Speight with David McNicol
Tiffany Speight with David McNicol
Two of Melbourne’s most admired musicians unite to perform a recital full of contrasts, which promises a colourful and engaging afternoon of fine mu . . .
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Caroline Nin
Caroline Nin
2013 brings with it the 50th anniversary of the death of ‘the little sparrow’, so it is apt that French-born cabaret star Caroline Nin has created . . .
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A Filetta
A Filetta
This premiere Australian performance by world-renowned Corsican a capella choir A Filetta, is guaranteed to be a 2013 Castlemaine State Festival highl . . .
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The Sun Songbook
The Sun Songbook
The Sun Songbook led by Australian jazz trumpeter Phil Slater, is a modern jazz ensemble performing adaptations and interpretations of the music of Pe . . .
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Arrebato Ensemble
Arrebato Ensemble
Arrebato Ensemble are outstanding musicians led by acclaimed flamenco guitarist Greg Alfonzetti. Merging original music with contemporary flamenco, th . . .
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The Necks
The Necks
The Necks are a trio from Sydney comprising Chris Abrahams on piano, Tony Buck on drums and Lloyd Swanton on bass guitar and double bass. As The Necks . . .
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The Raah Project
The Raah Project
Bringing together the crème of Melbourne’s emerging innovators and musical agitators, The Raah Project reimagines the established concepts of j . . .
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Tuba Skinny
Tuba Skinny
Formed in the streets of New Orleans in 2009, Tuba Skinny has steadily evolved from a loose collection of street musicians into a solid ensemble dedic . . .
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Ludovico’s Band
Ludovico’s Band
Ludovico’s Band is one of Australia’s most dynamic baroque bands. First formed in 2002, the ensemble emerged from the desire to create a predomina . . .
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Flap!
Flap!
‘FLAP!’ yelled Jess Guille to a bird battling headwinds in the stratosphere … and so, as legend has it, the name of this fiery Melbourne band wa . . .
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The Mae Trio
The Mae Trio
The Mae Trio is the delightful result of the combined talents of three young award-winning musicians fast making a name for themselves in the world of . . .
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Streeton Trio
Streeton Trio
Formed in 2008 in Geneva, Switzerland, from three of Australia’s leading young musicians, the Streeton Trio is the only Australian ensemble ever to . . .
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London Klezmer Quartet
London Klezmer Quartet
Expect exuberant and accomplished performances from Europe’s top klezmer players as they take you on a musical odyssey through the Yiddish villages . . .
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37 Degrees South
37 Degrees South
37° South is an exquisite, contemporary classical vocal ensemble comprising musicians all residing in the Central Victorian region. These artists are . . .
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Marshall McGuire
Marshall McGuire
Harps are traditionally associated with the metaphysical — angels, dreams, reverie — but there’s also an earthier side, representing key element . . .
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Australian Youth Orchestra Wind Quintet
Australian Youth Orchestra Wind Quintet
Following the Australian Youth Orchestra’s sell-out 2011 Castlemaine State Festival performance and residency, it is a pleasure to welcome the AYO . . .
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Blak Cabaret
Blak Cabaret
Featuring the deadliest mob of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander performers, Blak Cabaret is a delicious cocktail of comedy, music, poetry and dan . . .
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Songs with Legs
Songs with Legs
Songs with Legs is the creative combination of the skills and gifts of two much-loved folk singers, Fay White and Jane Thompson. Both possess a passio . . .
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Gothic Tales of Australia’s Dark History Retold
Gothic Tales of Australia’s Dark History Retold
A postmodern bush band, Jenny M. Thomas and the System have been busy reclaiming lost Australian cultural territory. . . .
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Voice & Co
Voice & Co
Singing together celebrates our community connectedness. In this region hundreds of people regularly express themselves through singing and music. VOI . . .
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Festival Finale
Festival Finale
Historical Castlemaine has been vigorously shaped by its residents through community expression, with voices of discussion and dissent seldom quiet. T . . .
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2013 Dominique Segan Emerging Artist Mentorship
2013 Dominique Segan Emerging Artist Mentorship
During their residency in Castlemaine leading up to the festival, a woodwind ensemble from the Australian Youth Orchestra will mentor Castlemaine Seco . . .
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2013 Dominique Segan Emerging Artist Mentorship
2013 Dominique Segan Emerging Artist Mentorship
Tamil Rogean, virtuoso violinist from the Raah Project, and string players from the Australian National Academy of Music will conduct a series of work . . .
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