Music Festival is an enchanting weekend of music in an intimate
setting. Showcasing a vibrant cross-section of musical styles
in the beautiful township of Bangalow, just ten minutes from
Byron Bay, this annual Festival is a world-class event.
The programs are rich in collaboration between professional
chamber ensembles, emerging young artists, Australian composers
and outstanding soloists. Over the years the Festival has welcomed
many distinguished artists, including Ilya Knovalov (Concertmaster
of the Israel Philharmonic), the Australian String Quartet,
Tankstream Quartet, Tel-Aviv Trio, Marshall Maguire, Slava Grigoryan,
and of course members of the Southern Cross Soloists.
attending the Festival in 2004, legendary Australian composer
Peter Sculthorpe described it as, the most exciting festival,
outside a capital city, that I have ever attended.
award-winning Bangalow Music Festival has been the most spectacular
development of the Southern Cross Soloists in recent years.
The Festival has grown to become one of the countrys finest