Award winning singer and conductor of the ABC TV smash hit Choir of Hard Knocks, Dr Jonathon Welch AM, invites you to join a very special choir for men and boys of all ages that will rehearse leading up to a Christmas performance on Sunday 8th December in Brisbane. This national initiative fosters a dialogue around mental health as we sing in support of our men and boys!
Award winning singer and conductor of the ABC TV smash hit, Choir of Hard Knocks, Dr Jonathon Welch AM invites you to join a very special choir for men and boys of all ages.
MEN ALOUD! will rehearse weekly leading up to performances at two Play It Forward events, our HELP IS ON ITS WAY concert featuring the Choir of Hard Knocks, singing out against Family Violence on Sunday 24th November at the magnificent Bunjil Place Theatre, and our SWING INTO CHRISTMAS concert on Saturday 7th December at Deakin Edge Theatre in Federation Square.
Social Inclusion Week aims to help all Australians feel included and valued, giving everyone the opportunity to participate fully in society.
Created by Dr Jonathon Welch AM, founder of the award winning Choir of Hard Knocks, Social Inclusion Week is about connecting local communities, workmates, family and friends, in order to build and strengthen relationships or networks and address isolation and exclusion of those who may be marginalised.
Help Is On Its Way is a local choral initiative, led by Dr Jonathon Welch AM, offering an opportunity individual singers and choirs to come together to sing, whilst raising awareness and fostering dialogue around family violence and positive mental health, particularly for males in our community. It involves a series of singing workshops culminating in a concert performance at Bunjil Place Theatre.
A spectacular Christmas fundraising concert in support of Play It Forward, under the direction of multi-award winning conductor, Dr Jonathon Welch AM.
Featuring: Glenferrie Brass conducted by Phillipa Edwards, THECHO!R, XL Arts Inc, Danielle Matthews, Adam Przewlocki, CHOIR OF HARD KNOCKS & the PLAY IT FORWARD CHOIRS: MEN ALOUD!, Voices of Casey, Choir of Opportunity, All Together Choir, Voices of the Alfred, Latrobe Valley Community Choir and Western Health Singers.
Now in its 11th Anniversary year, Australia's most exciting Singers Festival, for all school & community choirs and individual singers, is proud to present an even bigger and more diverse Festival over the Queen’s Birthday long weekend in June 2020.
Now more than ever, as a community, we need to promote peace, understanding and unity across our neighbourhoods. We all have a part to play in achieving a harmonious community where everyone is welcome. By coming together to sing for peace, Wyndham CEC and Play it Forward are working together to promote the values of peace, equality and fairness.