Lady Elle’s homecoming

A concert to welcome home a long serving and refurbished musical icon will celebrate the return of a piano Avondale was never supposed to have.

James, jazz and Jesus: HIStory

James Morrison and brother John will join a former collaborator and two Avondale ensembles in concert to perform songs they first played 30 years ago.

Hymns becomes broadcaster’s forum

Journalist and broadcaster Geraldine Doogue will talk about religion in Australia during a concert at Avondale celebrating the Christian tradition of hymn and song singing.

Play Today, gone tomorrow

Ben Milis’s grandmother bought him the first in the Play Today praise and worship series for Christmas in 2005. The arts and teaching graduand, only 14 at the time, had seen the book on display earlier in the year. “I thought, That looks awesome. I could not wait to open it.” Play Today 5 now includes one of Ben’s songs.