Lord Mayor's City Hall Concerts

Lord Mayor's City Hall Concerts

September 29, 2020 - November 24, 2020

City Hall Concerts take place in Brisbane City Hall from February through to November every Tuesday from 12-1pm. Concerts are FREE.

Bookings are essential!

UPCOMING SHOWS

Our Lady of Song: A Celebration of Ella Fitzgerald - Tuesday 29th September
Our Lady of Song combines audience participation, humour and story-telling to pay homage to Ella Fitzgerald’s amazing life. Early jazz hits A Tisket A Tasket and Lady Be Good set the mood before Cry Me A River and Summertime show off the masterful phrasing, scat-soloing and story-telling ability Ella developed in later life. Join award-winning vocalist Adelina Martinez and the Savoy Swingers in this uplifting celebration of Ella Fitzgerald’s life and music.
Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/lord-mayors-city-hall-concerts-our-lady-of-song-tickets-114495170136

Tom Jones Tribute Show - Tuesday 6th October
From a stellar career that started in the early 1960s and has endured to current times, legendary Welsh entertainer, Tom Jones, has delighted audiences with his dynamic singing style and provocative stage persona. With hit songs like What's New Pussycat, The Green, Green Grass of Home, Delilah, It's Not Unusual, and Help Yourself, Sir Tom has put together an outstanding catalogue of hit tunes. Local entertainer, Joe Guidace, backed by his band, relives the wonders of the Welsh Wizard in an energetic one-hour concert performance.
Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/lord-mayors-city-hall-concerts-tom-jones-tribute-show-tickets-114495978554

Jamie Clark and Stef Dick - Tuesday 13th October
Jamie and Steph explore a common interest in acoustic music, bluegrass, old-time and traditional, as well as the intersection of these and early jazz. They range from sweet ballards to raucous old-time banjo and voice workouts, with some surprising diversions on the way. Stephanie Dick is a Brisbane-based singer, choir leader and improviser. She brings a charming, relaxed presence to the stage, and a love of collaboration and storytelling to the world of music. Jamie Clark is a guitarist, songwriter, composer, arranger and bandleader in musical endeavours ranging from jazz, rock, country, and folk to bluegrass, cabaret and music theatre. He has recorded three albums with the Australian bluegrass/new acoustic music quartet, The Company, and has toured extensively performing at many festivals and events.
Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/lord-mayors-city-hall-concerts-jamie-clark-and-steph-dick-tickets-114496048764

Organ Concert: Tony Fenelon - Tuesday 20th October
An internationally acclaimed artist, Tony Fenelon has completed over thirty major concert tours overseas, performing on piano and pipe organ. With 22 recordings and 4 gold records, Tony’s concerts provide a tasteful balance between popular tunes and light classics and include music from the films, stage shows, jazz, and great standards. Tony was voted “Organist of the Year 2002” by the American Theatre Organ Society, and in 2003, was awarded the distinction of the Medal of the Order of Australia in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for his service to music.
Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/lord-mayors-city-hall-concerts-organ-concert-tony-fenelon-tickets-114496367718

Lord Mayor's Seniors Cabaret Showcase with Viva La Musica - Tuesday 27th October
Celebrating the hits of the decades, come along and support Brisbane’s talented seniors as they dance, sing and set the stage alight alongside the Viva La Musica community choir. Guest performers also include Angela Toohey and Ingrid James.
Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/lord-mayors-city-hall-concerts-seniors-cabaret-and-viva-la-musica-tickets-114496498108

Danny Widdicombe Sings the Beatles - Tuesday 3rd November
Since 2013, Danny Widdicombe and his musical collaborators have been wowing audiences with unique and respectful reditions of his favourite albums. From The Rolling Stones and Hendrix, to The Beatles, Danny and his friends bury themselves within the inner workings of what makes this music so magical. With a little help from his friends, this year Danny brings his favourite Beatles songs back to City Hall by popular demand. It will be an intimate and stripped-back performance, highlighting the brilliance and genius that emanated from the Fab Four.
Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/lord-mayors-city-hall-concerts-danny-widdicombe-sings-the-beatles-tickets-114496652570

The Barleyshakes - Tuesday 10th November
The Barleyshakes are a Celtic band with world music influences who combine intense energy, beautiful harmony and driving dance rhythms in their live performances. Since their inception in Dublin in 1995, The Barleyshakes have continued to infuse the tradition of Irish music with a fresh and contemporary spirit and were a highlight at this year’s Woodford Folk Festival’s fire event.
Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/lord-mayors-city-hall-concerts-the-barleyshakes-tickets-114496809038

Gold Creek Band - Tuesday 17th November
Not to be missed Gold Creek Band is a 7 piece group of musicians from the Western Suburbs rocking out anthems from the 70s to current hits. Music from The Doors, U2, INXS, Ed Sheeran, Powderfinger, The Killers, Oils and many more will have you rocking in the aisles when you experience this bands groove!
Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/lord-mayors-city-hall-concerts-gold-creek-band-tickets-114497192184

Decades of Divas (The Beehives) - Tuesday 24th November
Singing and dancing trio, Mandy, Lee and Paula revive and pay tribute to some of the most influential pop rock divas of the 60s, 70s, and 80s in an explosive, high energy performance. Songs from the 60s featuring Cilla Black, Dusty Springfield, Petula Clark to name a few through to the disco era of the 70s and beyond. This highly entertaining trio of ladies will gaurantee a toe-tapping, sing-a-long performance with maximum audience enjoyment levels. A fitting concert to bring down the curtain on the 2020 Lord Mayor's City Hall Concert Series.
Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/lord-mayors-city-hall-concerts-decades-of-divas-the-beehives-tickets-114497450958

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