A Touch of Irish Concert

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  • Location: Sienna College, Sippy Downs 4556 Queensland
Ken Chadwick with his Sunshine Coast Concert Band.

People who enjoy Irish music are in for a treat at 2pm on Saturday 16th March (the day before St Patrick's Day)  when the Sunshine Coast Concert Band present "A Touch of Irish" concert at Sienna College, Sippy Downs.

This 40 piece band under the baton of Ken Chadwick OAM will have toes tapping (and perhaps even dancing in the aisles) to lively familiar tunes, including "Dear Old Donegal" "Lord of the Dance"  "MacNamara's Band"  "Irish tune from County Derry" and of course, "It's a Great Day for the Irish" .

There'll also be swing numbers, such as "Mack the Knife" and "That's Life", and as usual, a Dixie group will wow the audience!

The singers are Bev Gourlay, Aart Schouten and Dave Stygall, and the compere is one of 104.9 FM's favourite announcers - John Sheed.

Admission is $15 at the door, which includes a home-baked afternoon tea provided by the parents of the Nambour Special School, who will received the proceeds from this concert.
Children are encouraged to attend, and they'll be admitted free when accompanied by an adult.

Tickets can also be booked at either the Old Buderim Post Office (King St.Buderim) or at the Nambour Special School office (Phone 5444 9333).

Sienna Catholic College is at 58 Sippy Downs Drive, Sippy Downs, and is adjacent to, and west of, the Univerity of the Sunshine Coast.

Please support both the Sunshine Coast Concert Band and the Nambour Special School, and enjoy a wonderful afternoon of mainly Irish music, at an affordable price which includes that sumptuous afternoon tea.

A Touch of Irish Concert
Sienna College, Sippy Downs
Saturday 16th of March

For further information please contact 5476 6100 (tickets)

The Sunshine Coast Concert Band :
PO Box 1376, Buddina
07 5450 6680
The Sunshine Coast Concert Band

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Sienna College, Sippy Downs

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