Kimberley Echoes at the Perth Concert Hall
Thursday 28 September
The 2017 culmination of Tura’s Kimberley cross cultural collaborative Touring Program has been announced for the Perth Concert Hall. A new combination of artists visiting new places and creating a new program with new collaborations will bring a rich taste of the Kimberley to Perth audiences.
This year’s Echo Tour brings together three of Australia’s leading indigenous performers, Bart Willoughby, Mark Atkins and Stephen Pigram with an ensemble of some of Australia’s finest instrumentalists including Erkki Veltheim (violin), Stephen Magnusson (guitar) and Tristen Parr (cello) creating a vibrant and uniquely Australian sound.
The Tour, which collaborates with artists on the way, brings Gabriel Nodea from Warmun, John Barnett from Bidyadanga and Naomi Pigram from Broome to re-join the Tour in Perth for the finale celebration.
Don’t miss this chance to experience a most engaging, enriching and powerful performance.
Recent Perth Tour Finale Reviews:
“The tour finale was a celebration of the uniqueness of the Kimberley region and its traditional owners, but it also allowed musicians and audience to share a welcoming, limitless space where music was the common ground.” – Perth Arts Live
“One of the most fascinating concerts in Perth this year.” – Neville Cohn at The West Australian ★★★★
“The genius of this concert was how it used the tension between the known and the unknown to such moving and meaningful effect.” – The West Australian on the sold-out 2015 Reflection Regional Tour finale ★★★★★