- This event has passed.
Melbourne International Singers Festival 2017
June 8, 2017 @ 8:00 am - June 12, 2017 @ 5:00 pm$169
Proudly presented by the School of Hard Knocks
Choirs, individual singers, conductors, composers, and anyone who loves to sing, are all welcome to join this fantastic event!!
Now celebrating its 8th year, the Melbourne International Singers Festival showcases world renowned artists, performers and educators in the magnificent venues in Melbourne’s art precinct.
We are thrilled to announce that our guest conductor this year is one of Australia’s pre-eminent and most admired conductors, Richard Gill AO, founding Music Director and Conductor Emeritus of Victoria Opera. Richard will lead our massed choir rehearsals, workshops & concerts over the festival weekend.
Richard specialises in opera, musical theatre and vocal & choral training and is internationally respected as a music educator. His work in developing young musicians and creating opportunities for them is recognised worldwide.
Join us for an unforgettable weekend of musical experiences including…………
WORKHOPS & CONCERTS GALORE – MISF 2017 will see a new range of musical opportunities for singers and choirs to workshop & perform at our Festival home,
BEST OF BRITISH IS BACK! Our stunning finale with our Massed Festival Chorus led by Richard Gill AO
MEN ALOUD! led by Dr Jonathon Welch AM, founding artistic director of the Festival,
Early Bird Registrations are open now! Book and pay by 1 April 2017 for our early bird prices $169 Full and $149 Concession
Special offer available for choirs/groups of 10 members or more including complimentary registration for your music director and accompanist and performance opportunities!
Register through www.schoolofhardknocks.org.au
Proceeds from the Melbourne International Singers Festival support the School of Hard Knocks providing arts and cultural programs to the vulnerable and marginalised in our community.
Contact: Jan Hamilton, Festival Manager