St. Ives Uniting Church has had a vital program of significant events over the years which have shaped our development and reached out to both church members and the community.
These have included education, artistic displays, musical events and concerts.
Images and flyers from some of these events have been included in the following links:
2016 The Magic of Music Concerts
Our 2016 Concert Program concluded on Sunday August 14th with a spectacular concert performed by Teddy Tahu Rhodes accompanied by Vince Colagiuri.
Simon Tedeschi, piano, Bob Barnard AM, trumpet, and George Washingmachine jazz violin.
Recently described as "pure brilliance" (SMH), Australia's best loved pianist, Simon Tedeschi was delighted to return to St. Ives Uniting Church with two wonderful guests from the world of jazz: Bob Barnard, one of Australia's most acclaimed cornet/trumpet players, and the inimitable jazz violinist and vocalist, George Washingmachine.
Daniel Rojas with his fantastic seven-piece "Tango Paradiso" band.
Tango Paradiso is Australia's best-known tango orchestra, bringing the electric energy and smouldering passion of tango to appreciative audiences all over the country, as well as performing in Buenos Aires, the home of tango. Led by Chilean born concert pianist Daniel Rojas, Tango Paradiso specialises in the rich and vibrant Latins American musical culture. Seven musicians brought the atmosphere of South America and the "Lady sings the Tango" diva Nadia Piave.
Teddy Tahu Rhodes - Bass baritone accompanied by Vince Colagiuri.
One of the most in-demand singers in the world today, Teddy has rapidly established an international career on the opera stage, concert platform and musicals.
He has performed with major opera houses and concert venues all over the world, including San Francisco, Washington, New York, Hamburg, Munich, Vienna, Paris, UK and Sydney.
His awards include an ARIA, two Helpmann Awards, a Limelight Aware, a Green Room Award plus an MO Award.
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Sunday June 26th
The Romantic Classics - An afternoon of romantic classics of Beethoven, Chopin and Listz with brilliant concert pianist Tonya Lemoh.
Tonya enjoys an international performing career, and is known for her focus on the great works of the Romantic period.
Tonya holds performance degrees from conservatoriums in Australia, USA and Denmark and has performed and recorded for ABC radio, Danish national radio and television.
Her most recent solo recording "Harmonies du Soir" was named CD of the Month by musicweb-international, and received 5 stars in Fine Music Magazine.
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UNITING LIFE AND LEARNING
Click on the following link for Uniting Life and Learning
STATIONS OF THE CROSS
Click on the following link for Stations of the Cross images (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011)
Click on the following link for Stations of Creation Advent Concert program.