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Bands and the ‘burbs – a Live! Queensland Band Culture Talk

 Moorooka State School Band welcoming home soldiers from World War II in Brisbane, Queensland, ca. 1945, John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland Neg: 11407

Bands and the ‘burbs is a Live! Talk, presented as part of Live! Queensland Band Culture , which explores 160 years of band activity in Queensland and celebrates the soundtrack of our state through performances, exhibition and events. Join high school music directors Laurinda Davidson and Stefanie Smith, and community and school band director David … Read more

A Night in the JOL – the community music spirit in Queensland

Bush band performing at Mount Surprise, Queensland, c.1905, John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland Neg: 55054

Come along to the latest free event in our regular A Night in the JOL series next Wednesday night, 12 June, from 6.00p-8.00pm. Join the lively evening forum with Dr. Brydie-Leigh Bartleet and Professor Peter Roennfeldt from the Queensland Conservatorium in conversation with Dr Kate Evans, ABC Radio National.  Discussion will centre on community music making and its … Read more