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Upcoming Dates

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Soirée - student workshop

Private event 


Friday, August 4th, 2017

Under Milk Wood-A play for voices

Daylesford 3460
Australia
Price: TBA

Dylan Thomas' classic is performed as a reading by local townsfolk as part of the Words in Winter Festival. 
Supper and show: Start 6:30pm Show approx 120 mins (2 acts with a 20 mins interval)

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Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Under Milk Wood-a Play for Voices

Daylesford Aus
Price: TBA

Dylan Thomas' classic is performed as a reading by local townsfolk as part of the Words in Winter festival. 
Supper and show: Start 6:30pm Show approx 120 mins (2 acts with a 20 mins interval)
under milk wood
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Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Mediteranean Soirée

2pm

Ballarat Aus

International Photo biennale
Mediterranean Musical Soirée: a dialogue of images and music.
Musician Helen Davey translates exhibition photos into soundscapes
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Images: Jane Osborne 
Music: Helen Davey


Sunday, August 27th, 2017

Playbacktheatre Älte Närrischen

Tessin

Private event 


Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Playback Theatre - die Närrischen Älten

17h

Zuerich
Price: TBA

Past Dates

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

KubaA

Sichtbar - student concert - 18h

Bachmattweg 16 8046 Zurich
Zurich

Womeninmusic.ch teachers gather to celebrate student achievements in the semester's end concert.
Great food! Provided by Flüchtlingstheater MALAIKA.


Saturday, June 17th, 2017

Playback Theatre - die Närrischen Älten

17h

Kulturlade, Bruggerstrasse 4 Riniken
Rinnikon Switzerland
Price: Kollekte

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Saturday, April 1st, 2017

private event - playback theatre - die Närrischen Älten

Zuerich Switzerland

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Saturday, March 18th, 2017

workshop - "Sound-Paintings & Sound-Stories"

Private event
Morschach Switzerland

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Saturday, March 4th, 2017

Playback Theatre - die Närrischen Älten

Privat Anlass

Tengen Deutschland

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Friday, December 30th, 2016

annual leave - Dec 30, 2016 - Jan 30, 2017


Saturday, December 17th, 2016

private event - Die Närrischen Alten

Schaffhausen

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Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

private event

Soirée workshop

Zuerich

 


Thursday, December 8th, 2016

private event

Soirée workshop

Zuerich

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Saturday, October 29th, 2016

Kulturstall Biohof Fondli

Fleurs de Sel - 20h

Spreitenbacherstrasse 35, 8953 Dietikon
044 740 43 90 / le@biohof-fondli.ch
Price: TBA

Friday, October 28th, 2016

House Concert

Fleurs de Sel - 20h

Hardturmstr. 120 A
8005 Zürich Reservations: verwey@active.ch
Price: 30 CHF

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

Playback Theatre - die Närrischen Älten

Privat Anlass

Bülach

Monday, August 29th, 2016

Birregurra Anglican Church Hall

Pop-up Play-shop series: TIPS & TRICKS FOR SINGING WELL - 7pm - 8:30 pm

Sladen Street, Birregurra, 3242
OZ
Price: TBA

For people wanting to expand their vocal confidence around harmony, volume and projection, in this play-shop we practice basic techniques then apply them directly to songs. The emphasis will be  on hearing and feeling the difference in our sound and the sheer joy of experiencing harmonic resonance when singing in a group. BYO water bottle, comfy clothes, your smile and a blanket


Sunday, August 28th, 2016

Tarndwarncoort Homestead

Life's Harvest - a Salon of Words and Music -
2 - 3pm

37 Roseneath Rd, Warncoort, VIC 3243, Australia
OZ (03) 5233 6241
Price: $20 / $15 members

Life's Harvest - A Salon of tasty texts with mouthwatering music
Helen Davey (musician), and Linnet Hunter (poet), create a performance experience to be savoured. With interactive ingredients and a light touch, they whisk notes and words into delightful dishes that nourish the soul.


Sunday, August 7th, 2016

Old Couthouse, Daylesford

Words in Winter Festival: Vocal Workshop -
2 - 3:30 pm

13 Camp street Daylesford, 3460
OZ 5348 - 3569
Price: $20 / $15

Dynamic text techniques for Singers.   

Expand your vocal confidence around volume control and projection. We'll practice a variety of vocal techniques, then apply them directly to song texts so you can hear and feel the difference in your sound.
Pre requisites: ability to hold a tune. (Ability to read music notation is not necessary).
Wear comfy clothes and flat shoes.


Saturday, August 6th, 2016

Old Couthouse, Daylesford

Vocal Workshop - Words in Winter Festival -
3 - 5 pm

13 Camp street Daylesford, 3460
OZ 5348 - 3569
Price: $20 / $15

Story Music - Vocal Improvisation for Veterans & Newbies.

This is a play-shop for people interested in vocal improvisation as a means of artistic expression; using text and sound in musically playful interactions, we will co-create vocally improvised soundscapes.  Whether rich in harmony or leaning to more experimental styles, you'll experience the fun and mystery of spontaneously co-creating vocal music.
BYO notepad and pen, comfy clothes, flat shoes and a blanket.



Friday, August 5th, 2016

Old Courthouse, Daylesford

Words in Winter Festival - Salon of words and music -
8pm-9.30pm

Camp street Daylesford, 3460
OZ bookings contact details TBA

Life's Harvest - A Salon of tasty texts with mouthwatering music
Helen Davey (musician), and Linnet Hunter (poet), create a performance experience to be savoured. With interactive ingredients and a light touch, they whisk notes and words into delightful dishes that nourish the soul.
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Thursday, July 7th, 2016

privat anlass

Soirée

zurich ZH

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Saturday, June 18th, 2016

Närische Alter

Playback Theatre-Alte Nätrische - 17h

Gemeinschaftsraum der Siedlung Bergli, Berglistrasse 21 in Luzern.
Luzern LU
Price: Kollekte

anschliessendem Apéro am 18h


Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

Fleurs de Sel

Music and Art - 17h

Reformierte Kirche Fällanden
Fällanden

Fleurs de Sel perform their poetic repertoire plus sound-paintings to a selection of artworks exhibited in the Zwicky-Fabrik biennial art exhibition.
Reformierte Kirche Fällanden
(beim Kreisel im Zentrum), 8117 Fällanden Parkplätze Dübendorfstrasse 1


Saturday, May 21st, 2016

Närrische Alte - Was die Flussbilder uns erzählen

Playback Theatre-Alte Närische - 17h

Konventshaus, Platz 3,
Schaffhausen (in der Altdstadt)

Theatre and music responding to artworks in the "Flösserbilder" exhibition of Brigitte Wanzenried.

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Saturday, March 12th, 2016

Zoberschtobe

Fleurs de Sel -
bar ab 19:30 Uhr, beginn 20:30 Uhr

Fliederstrasse 21, 8006 Zürich
Reservations: uebelhart@bel-art.ch
Price: CHF 35.-

Thema: "Alter – fesselnde Freiheiten"

Zwei Frauen suchen musikalisch nach dem Salzkorn der Freiheit. Heute bereits etwas weiser
als gestern suchen sie diese nicht über den Wolken, aber immerhin zoberschtobe. Mit
Eigenkompositionen und Improvisationen nehmen sie uns auf ihre Suche mit.
Ruth Bieri: piano, sax, akkordeon   www.ruthbieri.ch
Helen Davey: piano, vocal, akkordeon   www.helendavey.com



Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

annual leave - Dec 30, 2015 - Jan 30, 2016

Happy Silly Season.


Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Frauen im Zentrum

"Her-Stories"

Bremgartnerstrasse 18,
8003 Zurich
Price: Kollekte

NB Women only :-)

An interactive theatre and music evening for women, about women and by women.

All proceeds go to FIZ, the Swiss organisation advocating for the dignity and rights of migrant women and fighting against exploitation and violence. (www.fiz-info.ch)

 

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Monday, December 14th, 2015

private event, Zurich - Playback Theatre

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Thursday, December 10th, 2015

private event-workshop

workshop

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Thursday, November 26th, 2015

private event - playback theatre

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Saturday, September 5th, 2015

private event

playback theatre - Alte Närische - ab 17h

Rinnikon, Switzerland

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Thursday, August 20th, 2015

private event

Stories into Music

Trentham, Australia

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Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Creswick Neighbourhood Centre

WORKSHOP - Intro to Impro - 13h - 17:30h

19 - 21 Victoria Street, Creswick, Victoria 3363
(03) 5345 2356
Price: $55/$50

For people new to vocal impro, or those wanting to dip in further, this is an interactive workshop for adults who can hold a tune and want to experience a variety of vocal impro techniques.

Using musical elements, playfulness and imagination, we'll develop a musical vocabulary to create compelling vocal works.  Whether rich in harmony or leaning to more experimental styles, participants will explore the fun and mystery of spontaneously co-creating vocal music.
Light snack provided. BYO comfy clothes, flat shoes and a blanket.

Bookings: (03) 5345 2356
Office hours: 9.30am - 4.30pm | Monday to Friday
For further info: helen at helendavey.com


Sunday, August 9th, 2015

The Grande Hotel, dining room

A Salon of Words and Music - 3:00-4:30

1 Church Avenue, Hepburn Springs,
3460, Australia
03 5348 - 1978
Price: $12 / $10

storyteller Anne E Sewart and musician Helen Davey share their wares around the "Words in Winter" Festival  theme, "The Tree Of Life".
BYO story to have it transformed into a sound-painting.


Sunday, August 2nd, 2015

Creswick Neighbourhood Centre

WORKSHOP-Tips for Singing Well - 13h- 17:30

19 - 21 Victoria Street
Creswick 3363
Aus (03) 5345 2356
Price: $55/$50

This is a workshop for people wanting to improve their vocal technique in a supportive environment. We'll work with breath control, vocal resonance, volume and projection and tackle increasing strength in the wobbly spots :-).
So we can practice the skills in context, we'll apply what we've learnt to a handful of well known songs throughout the session. Pre requisites: ability to hold a tune. (Reading music notation is not necessary). Supplementary notes and light snack provided. BYO notepad and pen, comfy clothes and a blanket.

Bookings: (03) 5345 2356
Office hours: 9.30am - 4.30pm | Monday to Friday
For further info: helen at helendavey.com


Saturday, August 1st, 2015

The Food Garden

A Salon of Words and Music - 2:30 - 4:00 pm

14-16 Mostyn Street,
Castlemaine VIC 3450
Aus +61 3 5470 5548
Price: adults: $15 /$10; **kids tickets

Storyteller Anne E Sewart and musician Helen Davey share their wares around the theme, "The Tree Of Life". BYO story to be transformed into a sound-painting.

There's delicious, creative, whole food to enjoy, so come early for lunch, good seats/possie and cuppas

** NB Tickets for teens are $5  & under 12s are freeeeeeeeee :-)


Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Private Event-workshop

Zürich Swi

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

Private Event

Zürich Swi

Sunday, June 14th, 2015

Private Event

St. Gallen Swi

playback theatre - Alte Närische


September 2014

Long Service Leave

September 2014 - June 2015

:-)

 

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Friday, August 22nd, 2014

project 52 - week 34 - Patty Sgrecci

Friday, August 15th, 2014

project 52 - week 33 - Indigene Theresa Gaskin

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

The Grande Hotel, dining room

"Where Words Meet Music: Wise & Wild" - 3:30 - 4:30

1 Church Avenue, Hepburn Springs,
3460, Australia
bookings: (03) 5348 - 1978
Price: $ 10/ $8

Together a musician and a wordsmith create an event that touches chords of joy, quirkiness and yearning, offering an experience that is earthy, ephemeral and enduring. Audience interaction assured. Helen Davey: Sound-Paintings, Linnet Hunter: Spoken Word.

See the flier here


Friday, August 1st, 2014

project 52 - week 32 - Mauricio Paz Viola

Friday, July 25th, 2014

project 52 - week 31 - Chris Maynard

Friday, July 18th, 2014

project 52 - week 30 - india Flint

Friday, July 11th, 2014

project 52 - week 29 - Dariusz Klimczak

Friday, July 4th, 2014

project 52 - week 28 - Holly Wilson

Friday, June 27th, 2014

52 Project - week 27 - Brenda York

Friday, June 20th, 2014

52 Project - week 26 - Lisa Call

Friday, June 13th, 2014

52 Project - week 25 - Linnet Hunter

Friday, June 6th, 2014

52 Project - week 24 - Sophia Khan

Monday, June 2nd, 2014

52 Project - week 23 - Laurie Le Breton

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

52 Project - week 22 - Padraig McCaul

Saturday, May 17th, 2014

52 Project - week 21 - Nancy Hersh

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Keller62

Takes Two - 20h

Rämistr.62, 8001 Zürich
044 253 27 55
Price: CHF 25 / CHF 15

Part of the "warmer mai festival" 2014: www.warmermai.ch/
reservations: www.keller62.ch/


Friday, May 9th, 2014

Project 52 - week 20 - Jack Fisher

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Project 52 - week19 - William Shakespeare

Friday, April 25th, 2014

Project 52 - week 18 - Juli Candy Ryan

Friday, April 18th, 2014

Project 52 - week 17 - Mark Payne

Friday, April 11th, 2014

52 Project - week 16 - Cynthia Morris

Friday, April 4th, 2014

52 Project - week 15 - Kathleen O'Brien

Friday, March 28th, 2014

52 Project - week 14 - Pete Goodlet

Friday, March 21st, 2014

52 Project - week 13 - Gerda Tobler

Friday, March 14th, 2014

52 Project - week 12 - Jim Carpenter

Friday, March 7th, 2014

52 Project - week 11 - Maggie Ruley

Friday, February 28th, 2014

52 Project - week 10 - Casey Klahn

Friday, February 21st, 2014

52 Project - week 9 - Jenifer Hetherington

"Articles of Faith"

Monday, January 27th, 2014

52 Project - week 8 - Felice Panagrosso's "Samuel"

Friday, January 17th, 2014

52 Project - week 7 - Bronle Crosby

Friday, January 10th, 2014

52 Project - week 6 - Cornelius Cardew

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

private event

Friday, December 27th, 2013

52 Project - week 5 - Guillaume Apollinaire

52 sound-paintings

Saturday, December 21st, 2013

52 Project - week 4 - Ann Lewis

Friday, December 13th, 2013

52 Project - week 3 - Petrus Spronk

52 sound-paintings

Friday, December 6th, 2013

52 Project - week 2 - Helen Hiebert

52 sound-paintings

Friday, November 29th, 2013

Project "52" Launch - Katherine Portelli

week 1- "Trumpets in Tutus" for Kathryn Portelli's "Daffodil Spirits"

Project "52 sound-paintings" is a weekly cross-arts online event that begins today. It is a celebration of music making in response to other art forms. Each week, I feature a piece of work from an artist, together with music I create in response to their artwork. I call my responses sound-paintings. The works are available for your viewing/listening online (details here).

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Thursday, November 28th, 2013

private event

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

52 Project - Who what when where why & how?

Monday, September 30th, 2013

tant pis

Takes Two

Konradstrasse 73
Zürich 8005
+41(0)44 271 12 41.

Two women - Two countries - Many keys

lyrical... evocative... filmic

Ruth Bieri (p, acc, sax, vox), 

Helen Davey (vox, p, guit, acc)


Friday, September 27th, 2013

private event - Takes Two

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Sunday, August 11th, 2013

Convent Gallery,

Salon 3 - image->text->sound
- 2:00 - 3:30 pm

Corner of Hill & Daly Streets, Daylesford
3460
Aus +61 3 5348 3211
Price: $10 / $8 concession

Part of the mixed exhibition "translating treasures", this salon features an interview with Ngaere Guyatt (Assemblage artist) followed by sound-paintings in response to the artworks by Helen Davey. Audience interaction happily encouraged.


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"timeless" by Ngaere Guyatt

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Sunday, August 4th, 2013

Convent Gallery,

Salon 2 - image->text->sound
- 2:00 - 3:30 pm

Corner of Hill & Daly Streets, Daylesford
3460
Aus +61 3 5348 3211
Price: $10 / $8 concession

Part of a mixed exhibition: "translating treasures", this salon features an interview with Mark Payne –(Painter) & Sound Paintings by Helen Davey.

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"bush circus" by Mark Payne

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Saturday, August 3rd, 2013

Convent Gallery,

Salon 1 - image->text->sound - 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Corner of Hill & Daly Streets, Daylesford
3460
Aus +61 3 5348 3211
Price: $10 / $8 concession

Part of a mixed exhibition, this salon features a floor talk by Kristin Diemer (Photographer), with poetry on the images by Rumi and Sound Paintings by Helen Davey.

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"Creation is vast - why do you sit all day in a tiny prison?" Rumi

Photograph and text selected by by Kristin Diemer

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Tuesday, July 9th, 2013

private event-workshop

Thursday, July 4th, 2013

private event

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

private event, Zurich - Takes Two

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

private event, Zurich - HD solo

Saturday, May 25th, 2013

private event - Zurich - HD solo

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

"TAKES TWO" (farewell to APART cafe)

"TAKES TWO" (farewell to APART cafe) - konzert 20h,
bar ab 19h

bremgartenstr 18 8003 zurich-wiedikon,
044 450 19 06
Price: this is a freebie :-)

March 2013

concert pause for new programme development

February 2013

concert pause for new programme development

January 2013

on leave in australia :-)

 

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Thursday, December 13th, 2012

private event

Friday, November 30th, 2012

private event

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

private event

 

 


Saturday, November 17th, 2012

private event

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