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06/07/2017 7:00pm - 28/07/2017 10:00pm

Winter Salon

Cosy up at the BMI on Thursday evenings in July as part of Ballarat Winter Festival, with Madame Christine on the bar and Ballarat's best on the piano and mic.

Winter Salon at the BMI: Thursdays in July
Humffray Room from 7pm

JULY 6
7-8 Shadow Feet is at heart a folk project, formed by NZ artist and musician Ellen Sørensen in 2009 who is now based in Ballarat.
Songs on the piano accompanied by dreamy visuals.
http://www.ellensorensen.com/
(featured image by Dave Byrne)

8.30-9.30 Andre Prenc acoustic tunes

JULY 13
Spoken Word and open mic, featuring storytelling from Lisa Treloar and other special guests including Christine Tammer Music

For film lovers Ballarat Film Society also presents “A Family Affair” (Greece 2014) in the Minerva Room at 7.30 (free for Salon attendees)
‘A music documentary of renowned Xylouris family over 3 generations (from Greece to Australia) culminating in a performance at Womadelaide festival’
https://ballaratmi.org.au/arts-events/ballarat-film-society

JULY 20
7-8 Thomas McGowan is an instrumentalist (guitar). He writes evocative tunes that blend folk and soundscape. He is a member of Victorian Goldfields band The Winter Berries and former member of Melbourne band Folding For Air.
https://soundcloud.com/tommcgowanmusic

8.30-9.30 ZÖJ is Gelareh Pour on Voice, Kamancheh Alto and Brian O’Dwyer on Drums. A thrilling combination of Persian music and post rock motifs. ZÖJ draws influence from surroundings, exploring space and time, interpreting audience, and communicating with energy, leading to a complex and orchestral dynamic.

JULY 27
Diokno Pasilan
Diokno’s art practice encompasses installation, performance,
video, painting, photography and music-making with unique home-made instruments.

$5 entry and BMI members free

(Not a member? Why not join today!)

Presented by the BMI and supported by Tinderbox Projects

Ballarat Winter Festival