We are thrilled to announce that last year’s instrumental winner, Arthur Athan (piano), is returning to us to perform with the Barrier Reef Orchestra this month! He will be playing Rachmaninov’s spectacular Piano Concerto No 2 as part of the BRO’s Twilight Classics Concert on 17 July. A concert not to be missed. Tickets available at Ticketshop We are
Theme & Variations Piano Services have been generous sponsors of Steinway pianos for both the Australian Concerto & Vocal Competition and the Australian Festival of Chamber Music for a number of years. Their contribution has been significant in presenting both events at the highest standard for performances here in Townsville. This year we will still have the services of their
Are you an aspiring musician looking for performance opportunity and feedback from internationally renowned adjudicators? With arts funding being slashed nationwide and such opportunities becoming more and more limited, don’t miss this chance to compete in a nationally recognised competition still going strong 37 years on. Entries close 1 June – Download your entry form now!
Just recently, the Australian Concerto & Vocal Competition was thrilled to have our open Vocal winner, Bronwyn Douglass (mezzo-soprano), come back to Townsville for an intimate recital at the Perc Tucker Gallery. She thrilled our audience with her beauty of tone, precise vocal control and unmistakable dramatic prowess as she performed some of the repertoire’s most difficult pieces flawlessly. From
The ACVC relies heavily on volunteers like yourself to put together this fantastic competition that gives so much to our community and local performers. Are you able to help us out? We are looking for volunteers to assist with Front of House or with helping our competitors during 22 – 26 July. Please contact us if you are able to
Many of our competitors come from far and wide to visit our little corner of the world to compete in the Australian Concerto & Vocal Competition. However, for many, the cost of accommodation is too prohibitive when included along with flights, food and other expenses. Do you have room in your home and life to open your doors to a