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REVIEW: Harambee

REVIEW: Harambee

HARAMBEE HIP HIP HARAMBEE: CELEBRATING 10 YEARS TOGETHER! THORNBURY THEATRE,  MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA Saturday 4 August, 19:30 Melbourne based a cappella community choir Harambee excitedly celebrated their 10 year anniversary with their Hip Hip Harambee concert on Sat 4...

REVIEW: Amarcord (GERMANY)

REVIEW: Amarcord (GERMANY)

AMARCORD (GERMANY) THE SINGING CLUB - FOUR CENTURIES OF SONG ELIZABETH MURDOCH HALL - MELBOURNE RECITAL CENTRE,  AUSTRALIA Thursday 26 July, 20:00 Amarcord are a five part male acapella group from Leipzig. The group is made up of Wolfram Lattke and Martin Lattke on...

REVIEW: Naturally 7

REVIEW: Naturally 7

NATURALLY 7 (USA) ALL NATURAL TOUR PALAIS THEATRE, MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA Saturday 26 May, 20:00   On a very cool Melbourne night at the Palais Theatre this month, I had the pleasure of seeing Naturally 7, the powerhouse vocal play (not a cappella!) group from New...

REVIEW: Coco’s Lunch

REVIEW: Coco’s Lunch

COCO'S LUNCH (AUSTRALIA) SUNDAYS AT GRADUATE HOUSE: CONCERT SERIES GRADUATE HOUSE, UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA Sunday 23 October, 2011, 15:00     Melbourne’s own Coco’s Lunch have been wowing audiences with their original and innovative contemporary a...

REVIEW: Fork

REVIEW: Fork

FORK: PINK NOISE (FINLAND) EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL ASSEMBLY GEORGE SQUARE, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND Thursday 25 August, 2011, 18:05   Finland’s a cappella rock stars, Fork, have been breaking all the rules of a cappella since their conception in 1996.  With a focus...

REVIEW: Out Of The Blue

REVIEW: Out Of The Blue

OUT OF THE BLUE (OXFORD UNIVERSITY) EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL PLEASANCE COURTYARD, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND Saturday 27 August, 2011, 15:00   Oxford University's premier all-male a cappella group, Out of the Blue (OOTB) has been wowing audiences since 2000.  Regularly...

REVIEW: The Alleycats

REVIEW: The Alleycats

THE ALLEYCATS: A CAPPELLA WITH CATTITUDE EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL C VENUES, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND Thursday 25 August, 2011, 16.45   The Alleycats having been purring in the back alleys near the University of St Andrews since 2001.  Starting out as the first a...

REVIEW: All The King’s Men

REVIEW: All The King’s Men

ALL THE KING'S MEN (KING'S COLLEGE, LONDON) EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL THE SPACES @ SURGEON'S HALL, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND Thursday 25 August, 2011, 15.10   All The King’s Men (ATKM) have been putting all the pieces together again since starting the only all male a...

REVIEW: The Gargoyles

REVIEW: The Gargoyles

THE GARGOYLES (OXFORD UNIVERSITY) EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL C VENUES, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND Thursday 25 August, 2011, 14:15   The Oxford Gargoyles are Oxford University’s only Jazz a cappella group.  Founded in 1998 the Gargoyles are well travelled with several USA...

REVIEW: The Oxford Belles

REVIEW: The Oxford Belles

THE BELLES: BELLISIMA (OXFORD UNIVERSITY) EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL C VENUES, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND Wednesday 24 August, 2011, 14.35   The Oxford Belles are Oxford University’s original all female a cappella group.  Formed in 1995 by Helen Whitely, a visiting...