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	Image: Mindi Jackson

Live music: Pop

A celebration of old and new pop tunes

Across a wonderful couple of months where we celebrate all things popular culture, hear old favourites along with more contemporary pop tunes. Some of Sydney’s finest musicians and emerging pop talent will perform live in the Art After Hours bar each week.

Image: Mindi Jackson

Wednesdays, 7.30-9pm
5, 12 & 19 November 2014
3 & 10 December 2014

Free

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court

Related exhibition: Pop to popism

Mindi Jackson with Joseph Calderazzo

Australia’s very own pop princess, Mindi Jackson (formerly lead singer of Australian pop rock band Rogue Traders), teams up with creative director and guitarist Joseph Calderazzo to deliver a selection of the great pop songs. Singing over a lush bed of acoustic guitar, Mindi will perform tunes ranging from Lulu, Nancy Sinatra and Blondie to Divinyls and Eurythmics.

 

Wednesday 5 November 2014 7:30pm – 9pm

Wednesday 12 November 2014 7:30pm – 9pm

Natasha Stuart with Joseph Calderazzo

The much-loved Natasha Stuart of the Tina Arena band will appear with Joseph Calderazzo to give her take on the great pop songbook of the 1950s through to the 80s. Hear Natasha’s incredible vocal talents covering classics by Diana Ross, the Beatles, Michael Jackson, Madonna and many more.

 

Wednesday 19 November 2014 7:30pm – 9pm

Pirra

Contemporary pop group Pirra features Jess Beck on vocals, Jeffrey Argent on percussion, James McKendry on guitar and Curtis Argent on bass. Stylistically they’ve been dubbed many things but it is their passion for songwriting mixed with their desire to groove that sums them up best.

 

Wednesday 3 December 2014 7:30pm – 9pm

Wednesday 10 December 2014 7:30pm – 9pm