HOPES, DREAMS AND MEMORIES-Canberra Mandolin Orchestra CD launch
Canberra Mandolin Orchestra has recorded its first CD, with some tracks featuring our Worldly Goods Choir, with John as arranger. The CD will be launched in a gala concert with orchestra, choir, soloists (Moya Simpson and Theodori Volti). The theme of the CD is the music from a variety of cultures brought to Australia in the post-war years.
Saturday 19th June, 2-4 pm, Hughes Baptist Church, 34 Groom St, Hughes. $20/$15 concession. Tickets at and at the door.

Shortis and Simpson, with special guest Keith Potger, in a tribute to the musical influences of the founding member of The Seekers.
Keith Potger, singer/ songwriter ?guitarist/ arranger in The Seekers, has had an incredible musical journey that has taken him to great heights and sustains his musical career to this day. In Under the Influence, Shortis and Simpson ask him who were the singers, the groups, the songwriters, the musical heroes, what were the seminal moments, the songs and the places that have inspired him in his remarkable musical adventure.
Find out the answers in story and song by joining them at:
Contentious Character Winery,810 Norton Road, Wamboin
Sat Aug 7, 6.30pm/ Sun Aug 8. 6pm
Tree course meal and show $130
Bookings: or (02) 6238 3830