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Restrung Festival: The VCP with Zen Zen Zo, 19 August 2017

2017 sees the third Restrung Festival, a cavalcade of strings-driven music, dance, theatre and art that challenges musical and artistic boundaries. DUSK is this year’s major project for The Viola Cloning Project, and also for remarkable Brisbane-based physical theatre troupe Zen Zen Zo. Rehearsals have been spectacular, and I’m very pleased to be including five […]

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Festival of Tibet, 28 April 2017

At this year’s Festival of Tibet, in a concert entitled Lotus Born, I will be joining festival director Tenzin Choegyal as part of Tibet2Timbuk2, a band fusing traditional Tibetan and Indian musical instruments (dranyen, lingbu, and tabla) with Western instruments – on this occasion, guitars + trumpet + viola. Featuring a new looped work for […]

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Regional Flavours, 16 July 2016

The VCP will be performing as part of the Regional Flavours food & wine festival at Brisbane’s Southbank on Saturday 16 July, on the “Sweet Escape” stage. Set times are 1:30pm, 3:00pm, and 4:30pm, entry is free, and we’ll be surrounded by all manner of delicious foodstuffs 🙂 For more information, see the Regional Flavours […]

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Soulstice at the New Globe, 23 July 2016

The VCP will be supporting Soulstice a Cappella for their major mid-year show on 23 July at the New Globe Theatre. One performer with no singing, followed by many performers with no instruments – who could ask for a more deftly balanced night? $15 Earlybird tickets end TONIGHT at midnight! $20 presale tix after that. […]

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Silver Sircus // DUST Single Launch, 22 April 2016

The VCP (accompanied on a couple of songs by looping cellist Wayne Jennings) will open for Silver Sircus at the launch of their single DUST at the Junk Bar on 22 April. For more information visit the Facebook event page.

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City Sounds, Southbank, 27 February 2016

The VCP (in duo mode with looping cellist Monique Bartkowiak) will be performing three sets this Saturday evening, 27 February, this time at Southbank on the Northern Lawns near Little Stanley St, Brisbane. Performances are at 5:45pm, 6:30pm, and 7:30pm, and all are free. Featuring a world premiere or two! For more information visit the […]

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City Sounds, Queen St Mall, 7 February 2016

The VCP will be performing three sets this Sunday, 7 February, at the Wintergarden stage in the Queen St Mall, Brisbane. Performances are at midday, 1pm and 2pm and all are free. For more information visit the City Sounds Facebook page or Visit Brisbane’s City Sounds page.

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QUT Showcase, 10 November 2015

The VCP will perform a short set as part of the 2015 Queensland University of Technology Music and Sound showcase at Gardens Point Theatre, X block at the Gardens Point campus of QUT (2 George St, Brisbane). The event kicks off at 6:30pm on 10 November, and entry is free!

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Bertie Page Clinic Album Launch, 1 Nov 2015

This Sunday, 1 Nov, the VCP will be opening for Bertie Page Clinic at their latest album launch. Also on the bill are burlesque performers Lena Marlene and Rosie Peaches, DJ Mikey Wilson, and erotic jazz troupe Nick Watson and the Bawdy Dicks. As you can imagine, the event will be on the raucous side […]

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City Sounds, Queen St Mall, 18 October 2015

The VCP (in duo mode with looping cellist Monique Bartkowiak) will be performing three sets this Sunday, 18 October, at the Wintergarden stage in the Queen St Mall, Brisbane. Performances are at midday, 1pm and 2pm and all are free. For more information visit the City Sounds Facebook page or Visit Brisbane’s City Sounds page.

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