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Resonance is presented as part of the Mandurah Arts Festival 2021. Immerse yourself in all things arts and culture - 29 - 31 October & 5 - 7 November 2021.

About the Event

Resonance is an all-day music event for local musicians of all levels and ages. Hosted by Chop Street Music and John Butler Studio, attendees will get the opportunity to take part in free workshops, hear from industry speakers and network with like-minded musicians. There will be a pop-up vinyl shop open to the public all day, and Open Mic performances during lunch.

The event will be rounded out with a ‘Songwriters Circle’ performance, where songwriters will take the audience on the creative journey of how their songs came to be!

Event Schedule

11am - 1pm

  • Sounds of ManPAC Workshop*
    Record the sounds of the Mandurah Performing Arts Centre. Make a song, track, sound sculpture or installation using the different sounds!
  • Songwriting Masterclass (18+)*
    Learn about telling a story through your songs, finding inspiration, and working through creative blocks with Little Lord Street Band Duo.

1 - 3pm

  • Mandurah Youth Open Mic
    Enjoy live open mic sets from some of Mandurah’s talented youth.

2 - 4pm

4.30 - 6.30pm

  • Songwriters Circle
    This intimate evening of music will shine the light on the art of songwriting, as musicians perform their songs and tell stories about their creative journey.

11am - 4pm

  • Vinyl Pop-up Shop
    Junction Records is coming to Mandurah for a one day pop-up shop! Browse through their epic collection of local, national, international and classic records.
  • IPL Radio
    Rockingham Community Radio station, IPL Radio, will be on hand to discuss the role that community radio can play in the promotion of emerging musicians.

* - Registrations essential.

Resonance is presented in partnership with Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, Chop Street Music and John Butler Studio.


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Type of Event

Arts and Culture

Booking Details

(Bookings essential)
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