6pm Sunday 26 August
Waringarri Aboriginal Arts
Free Entry. Bring a rug or chair. Gates open 5.30pm. Alcohol-free event.
Kimberley Echoes with Waringarri Dancers
Waringarri Aboriginal Arts, Speargrass Rd ( Opp Kelly’s Knob entrance)
Kimberley Echoes is a powerful cross-cultural celebration created over 5 years of musical collaboration and experiences across the Kimberley, its landscapes and its people. Full of songs and sounds that have already profoundly moved thousands of concert goers – this is a must see event for 2018.
The Kimberley Echoes Kununurra concert will be held in association with the Waringarri Aboriginal Arts and feature a special performance by the Waringarri Dancers – a presentation of the traditional performance of Wangga and Lirrga.
The Kimberley Echoes Tour brings together two of Australia’s leading Aboriginal performers with some of Australia’s finest instrumentalists creating a vibrant and uniquely Australian sound as the Narlis.
The Narlis are:
Stephen Pigram | Guitar, ukulele, vocals
Mark Atkins | Didgeridoo, guitar, vocals
Erkki Veltheim | Violin
Stephen Magnusson | Guitar
Tristen Parr | Cello
Joe Talia | Percussion
Tos Mahoney | Flute
Full of celebration and sense of place, Kimberley Echoes features songs of the Kimberley in a program that reaches across cultures, time and place.