1. How did you start in music/what was your ‘in’ to music?
When I was three my parents enabled me to start playing the violin and this along with dancing was my start in music (I had pestered them to start for about a year […]
The 2016 tour choir will depart for North Queensland on 17 September and perform to local audiences in Rockhampton, Yeppoon, Mackay, Townsville, Cairns and Atherton Tablelands before heading home on Monday, 26 September. For a full list of dates and venues, click here […]
The 2016 Special Effort Raffle was held in Term 3 and our NBCA choir families put in a tremendous effort. Like singing, fundraising seems to be a constant in the life of the Choir. The income from Tuition fees alone does not meet the continued improvements required to […]
NBCA Old Boy Julian Dods performed as a principal singer in this month’s Victorian State Schools Spectacular. Julian was a chorister with the National Boys Choir of Australia for seven years before receiving his golden handshake in 2013 […]
Amid preparations for tour, the Choir took a performance at the Governor’s House in their stride—less than two weeks before their departure for Queensland. The choristers performed to the Governor, the Honourable Linda Dessau, and invited guests at a reception acknowledging forty years of the National […]
The National Boys Choir of Australia prides itself on being one of the finest boys’ choirs in the world. When individual choristers are then chosen to perform with the likes of Opera Australia and Melbourne Opera the NBCA has every reason to feel so proud.
Isaac Pearson and […]
The weather was wild, wet and wintry outside, yet set the scene for a warming Saturday night at Robert Blackwood Hall for the NBCA’s annual Mid-Year Concert. Fittingly, a feature of the night’s programme was the NBCA’s rendition of Songs of the Sea and […]
Twenty eight choristers were selected to join the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra at the Melbourne Recital Centre in early May. Choristers stepped up to the opportunity in fine form, learning new repertoire from memory at short notice (six weeks in fact) and performing enthusiastically to sell-out audiences on […]
We can always rely on Melbourne to turn on some magic autumn weather —and we weren’t disappointed in March for the NBCA Fun Run/Walk at Gardiner’s Creek Reserve in Burwood. Thank you to all families who joined us for a little bit of fun raising […]