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Ced le Meledo
Jul
21
7:30 PM19:30

Ced le Meledo

Céd studied Spanish Guitar in Spain and USA and traveled extensively around the world to experience various musical traditions.

He settled in Melbourne in 1994. His dynamic Flamenco and Salsa-tinged, folk-Gipsy melodies has made him a popular and fine ambassador to Mediterranean music through his average 300 performances per year.

Céd feels as comfortable serenading around tables as performing shows on stage, solo or with band "Bric a Brac "(céd Le Mélédo and friends)

His guided tour around Spanish romance and French sensibility, his fingerpicking and percussive drumming of the guitar make his performance a lively and colorful musical experience.

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The Littlest Birds
Jul
13
7:30 PM19:30

The Littlest Birds

The Littlest Birds, fronted by sisters Elissa and Rosie Michell, are a modern folk duo drawing deeply from jazz and blues influences. Described as Melbourne’s answer to First Aid Kit, their harmonic graces have even the non-believers reaching for their superlatives.

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Spaghetti Western
Jun
30
7:30 PM19:30

Spaghetti Western

Classic country, original tunes and 80's pop with quirky arrangements are the calling card of Spaghetti Western.

The four piece outfit combine banjolele, ukelele and two guitars with sweet, three part vocal harmonies, guaranteed to get your foot tapping!

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Oscar Jimenez
Jun
22
7:30 PM19:30

Oscar Jimenez

Winner of the International Songwriting Competition in the Latin Category! Oscar is a world class singer songwriter and producer.

He will be celebrating his most recent success with a very special show at la Niche.

As Chibcha Oscar uses looping techniques with traditional colombian and caribbean rhythms to create a unique experience.

This is a FREE entry show and one of Oscars favorite local bars and Restaurants.

See you there!!

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Dafka
May
26
7:30 PM19:30

Dafka

Dafka is a fun, vibrant duo performing on ukuleles and vocals who play what they call Cosmopolitan Mediterranean, a range of genres from Gypsy, Klezmer, Blues, Jazz, French chanson, some original tunes and more. They have performed around Melbourne and Victoria in playing in concerts and giving ukulele workshops

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Anthony Schulz & Yuliya Mik
May
5
7:30 PM19:30

Anthony Schulz & Yuliya Mik

Anthony Schulz

An individual voice in Australian improvised music, Anthony Schulz has developed and expanded a sound world that shatters all preconceptions of the Piano Accordion. Anthony was a founding member of the groundbreaking ensemble Frock, a group that speaks through the meld of disparate cultures, historical displacement and a vision for the future that is both hopeful and challenging. Frock’s ongoing exploration of improvisation, form and ensemble relationship has led them to produce eight albums and perform their music throughout Australia, Europe and Asia. 

Anthony continues to perform locally, nationally and internationally with a number of ensembles including Zulya and the Children of the Underground, Alma Mater (fado), Nick Tsiavos' various ensembles, qoqo8, Rachel Scott, and more. 

 

Yuliya Mik

Yuliya Mik has been singing since before she could walk. Born in the Ukraine, and belonging to a long line of classical and folk musicians, Yuliya grew up with music all around her. With an old-world sensibility and a passion for music of days gone by, Yuliya’s passion lies in bringing to life songs from times before her own. Yuliya has spent her recent years singing fado, a traditional musical style from Portugal, and leads the Melbourne-based group Alma Mater, playing traditional fado with a contemporary twist.

Yuliya continues to explore fado, as well as other styles of traditional music from around the world, including music sung in Portuguese, French and Yiddish.

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