Umbrella Events

  • 2. Erasure – Jacob Neale at the University Gallery

      Performers Jacob Neale (piano), Jarrod Gibson (bass)     Program   Information believed correct, but final information (including some venue, ticket prices & booking details) will not be available until this information is updated contemporaneously with publication of the F...

    Tuesday August 6 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm at Newcastle University Art Gallery
  • 5. Jazz

      Performers Dungeon Big Band   Bringing together 18 professional Hunter Valley musicians, the Dungeon Big Band was formed in mid-2004, with its premiere concert at Newcastle’s Dungeon Jazz. Program   Information believed correct, but final information (including some venue, ticket ...

    Thursday August 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm at Adamstown Arts – Adamstown Uniting Church
  • 6. Animal Tales

      Performers Ghillian Sullivan and Carl Caulfield (narrators), Ian Cook (conductor), Newcastle Wind Orchestra     Program   Information believed correct, but final information (including some venue, ticket prices & booking details) will not be available until this informatio...

    Friday August 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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    One event on August 9, 2019 at 11:30am

    One event on August 9, 2019 at 1:30pm

    at Newcastle City Hall
  • 6. Animal Tales

      Performers Ghillian Sullivan and Carl Caulfield (narrators), Ian Cook (conductor), Newcastle Wind Orchestra     Program   Information believed correct, but final information (including some venue, ticket prices & booking details) will not be available until this informatio...

    Friday August 9 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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    One event on August 9, 2019 at 11:30am

    One event on August 9, 2019 at 1:30pm

    at Newcastle City Hall
  • 6. Animal Tales

      Performers Ghillian Sullivan and Carl Caulfield (narrators), Ian Cook (conductor), Newcastle Wind Orchestra     Program   Information believed correct, but final information (including some venue, ticket prices & booking details) will not be available until this informatio...

    Friday August 9 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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    One event on August 9, 2019 at 11:30am

    One event on August 9, 2019 at 1:30pm

    at Newcastle City Hall
  • 7. Twilight Musical Dialogues – Musical Kin, Father and Daughter

      Performers Miriam Allan (soprano), Sally Walker (flute), Christopher Allan (piano)   Guest soprano Miriam Allan, flautist Sally Walker and pianist Christopher Allan join forces in an eclectic program. Twilight Musical Dialogues have become an exciting feature of Newcastle music, and this...

    Friday August 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Adamstown Arts – Adamstown Uniting Church
  • 13. Animal Tales

      Performers Ian Cook (conductor) and Newcastle Wind Orchestra     Program   Information believed correct, but final information (including some venue, ticket prices & booking details) will not be available until this information is updated contemporaneously with publication ...

    Saturday August 10 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm at Sacred Places Singleton
  • 16. Contemporary Music

      Performers TBA   The Watt Space Gallery hosts contemporary music performers. Program   Information believed correct, but final information (including some venue, ticket prices & booking details) will not be available until this information is updated contemporaneously with publi...

    Sunday August 11 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • 17. Heather Price at MRAG

      Performers Heather Price (vocals), Terence Koo (piano)   Terence Koo is described by singers as a great pianist, and a sensitive accompanist, whose knowledge and feel complement different styles of singing and entertaining. He is inventive and exciting but most of all, (according to the ...

    Sunday August 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm at Maitland Regional Art Gallery
  • 25. Waratah Girls Choir and Strings

      Performers Waratah Girls Choir, Christ Church Camerata   Now in its fourth decade, the Waratah Girls’ Choir is recognised as one of Australia’s leading female choirs, having achieved local, national and international acclaim. From humble beginnings, the choir has cemented itself as ...

    Thursday August 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm at Christ Church Cathedral
  • 29. Lo-Fi

      Performers TBA   Program   Information believed correct, but final information (including some venue, ticket prices & booking details) will not be available until this information is updated contemporaneously with publication of the Festival Guide in June 2019.    

    Friday August 16 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm at Adamstown Arts – Adamstown Uniting Church
  • 30. Music Teachers’ Association of NSW Piano Scholarships Competition

      Performers Adjudicator: Helen Smith   The Newcastle Music Festival is proud to join the Music Teachers’ Association of NSW in presenting competitions for young pianists to award the Nan Price Memorial Scholarship and the Joyce Blewitt Award. This year’s adjudicator is Helen Smith. Th...

    Saturday August 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am at Adamstown Arts – Adamstown Uniting Church
  • 31. Newcastle University Choir

      Performers Newcastle University Choir     Program   Information believed correct, but final information (including some venue, ticket prices & booking details) will not be available until this information is updated contemporaneously with publication of the Festival Guide i...

    Saturday August 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Christ Church Cathedral
  • 32. New Constellations

      Performers Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra, Jakob Lehmann (Guest Director)   Founded under the Artistic Direction of the late renowned musician and educator Richard Gill AO, the Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra is a world-class orchestra of leading Australian ...

    Saturday August 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Harold Lobb Concert Hall, Newcastle Conservatorium
  • 33. Festival Finale

      Performers Festival Strings Christ Church Camerata Newcastle Strings Miriam Allan Deborah Humble     Program   Information believed correct, but final information (including some venue, ticket prices & booking details) will not be available until this information is updated...

    Sunday August 18 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm at Christ Church Cathedral