south australia shines

SA is shaping up to make some beautiful noise this WVD.
A brilliant line up of artists from  Revolution Vocal Studio are set to entertain and delight audiences @The Jade Monkey on Sunday 9th April from 2pm.

Not only will the vocalists impress with their talents, but their generosity will also inspire. A portion of proceeds from the event will be directed to the AustralianDysphonia Network – a charity which aims to support people living with chronic  and life changing voice disorders .

Tickets available HERE  or if YOU would like to donate to the work of ADN click HERE

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….BUT wait there’s more ….

On April 16th (WORLD VOICE DAY) a new local talent will be uneARThed at Whyalla Public Library as part of Whyalla’s (South Australia) inaugural uneARTh Festival.

uneARTh will be a unique concert event that will see Whyalla Recording Scholarship winner Breeze Millard perform her debut single, I Have My Own Life.

Bought to you by Stormfont Productions this FREE event will be the  highlight of your Easter break.

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singing for a cause

One of the big additions to this year’s line up of WVD activities is the focus on fundraising for our friends at the new Australian Dysphonia Network.

Dysphonia (difficulty making voice sounds) is a debilitating and life changing condition that  can occur as the result of a number of conditions.  BUT whatever the cause – the impact on daily life will be similar and can be profound.

Can YOU imagine not being able to order your own coffee? answer the phone or read to your kids ? …. not to mention function  in a high voice demand occupation like teaching or performing.

The ADN aims to support people whose lives are affected by voice disorders, while advocating for better awareness and research into early diagnosis and management.

Fundraising performances are planned in Penrith, Paddington and Newcastle – again with the support of Actor and Advocate Paula Duncan AM, and Singer Songwriter Melinda Schneider. Tickets to all concerts available through TICKETEK with profits going to ADN.

If you can’t get along to any of these events – you can still help their cause by donating HERE to their appeal at MyCause. All donations over $2 are tax deductible.

Voices in the Valley

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and so it begins

Share_your VoiceHere we are – staring down the barrel of the World Voice Day campaign for 2017 and there is so much going on and so much scope to get involved, no matter whether you:

  • sing in a group, a choir (or even the shower)
  • use your voice professionally as a teacher, preacher, compere, comedian or receptionist….
  • like to air your opinion, your ideas or your dreams
  • or just like to spend time with friends and family ……

…sharing your voice is an essential ingredient.

So this World Voice Day take the time to think of how you can share the message of ‘voice’ and it’s importance to every single one of us.

Stay tuned for regular updates on events and opportunities to get involved ….and be sure to let us know if you have plans to host an event, so that we can SHARE it with the world and keep Australia high on the global map of celebrations.

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singing with joy in their hearts

We just l love these guys…

The Sydney Street Choir ‘stole the show’ in 2015.. and will be back @ Paddington Town Hall for  their encore performance at ‘Sing-it-Sydney’ .

Catch them on 17th April from 7pm, be uplifted and inspired as they share the spotlight with some of Australia’s most recognised talents. ….BUT they won’t care a hoot … as long as they get to sing their hearts out and entertain you.

Proof that Voice really DOES Matter.

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WVD @ The Opera House with Lisa

What better place to celebrate World Voice Day than the iconic Sydney Opera House…and how better to celebrate than with the musical history of The Carpenters.

Be transported by the beautiful voice of  Lisa Budin-Price who will take you to places you only dream of. A very special World Voice Day event not to be missed.

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sing with your heart

A unique opportunity to come together and truly “explore your voice”

Join Chris James on World Voice Day sing with your heart                            feel the  magic of harmonising with a room full of strangers                                 (remember strangers are just the friends you haven’t met yet)

…”you never know where it will take you”…

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World Voice Day events start pouring in

As we count down the days, the excitement mounts and the events continue to roll in.

On the world stage there are currently 32 countries participating in the global celebration of all things ‘voice’…. in recognition of it’s science, physiology, health and care … to it’s beauty and magic through performance art.

This year World Voice Day Aus will also pay homage to those who struggle to be heard. Those who face daily vocal challenges through damage, illness or other disorder of their vocal function.

WVD 2016 is the perfect platform from which to publicly launch the Australian Dysphonia Network Inc.  as a  place for people affected by voice disorders. The ADN will use World Voice day as it’s first major media opportunity and fundraising activity.

So, keep your eyes and ears open as our beautiful Ambassadors Melinda Schneider and Paula Duncan spread the word about the importance of voice for each and every one of us.

There is no better time than NOW to begin sharing the listed activities for 2016, starting with our two major concerts bought to you by the Australian Dysphonia Network and the Australian Voice Association.

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…we hope you will join us…
@ $6.60 these events are cheaper than a coffee with cake ….and so much better for you

Tickets HERE

$5 from every ticket sold will go to the ADN to fund research into cause and management of voice disorders. Special and huge ‘thank-you’ shout out to all of our sponsors, we could not have come this far without each and every one of you.

 

 

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