2008 gig archive

Concert, Narrabri. 12 December 08

• Coffs Harbour Music Festival – 1st November 08

• Goldberg Variations. Conservatorium Chapel ,Tamworth, October 19, 4 pm.

• Acoustically Challenged, An evening of guitar music. Armidale Club, 8:30 pm, 29 August

• Music On A Market Sunday. Uniting Church Armidale 12:30 pm, 30 August.

Armidale Symphony Orchestra with Steve Thorneycroft and Steve Tafra (guitars), Murray Winton (percusion), Graham Howard (conductor). Grainger – Irish Tune from County Derry, Mendelssohn – Symphony No. 5, Steve Thorneycroft – Spin Cycle, Vaughan Williams – English Folk Song Suite. Lazenby Hall UNE, $20 (adult), $15 (conc), $5 (stud.) at the door.

• Narrabri Keyplay Festival 20th – 22nd June 08

• Goldberg Variations CD launch. 15th June 08, 5 pm. Old Teachers’ College.

Armidale Club 31st May 08

• Goldberg Variations – New England Bach Festival – 11th May 08

• Goldberg Lecture – New England Bach Festival – 10th May 08

• HSC performance weekend, Armidale – 14th March

2007 gig archive

• December 16th 2007 6 pm – Concert for Jess. Ursuline Chapel, Barney Street. Vocal Chords and friends, EphenStephen. Followed by light refreshments. Tickets $10 from, NECOM, or email frances.tafra@gmail.com or at the door. ALL PROCEEDS TO ASSIST JESS AND EMILY STOCKER

• December 7th 2007, 7pm – Subminimal Messages, a celebration of new music from local composers. Music by Maddox, Thorn, Ghandar, Thorneycroft and Plankenhorn. Old Teachers’ College.$15/$10/$5.

• November 4th 2007, 7 pm – Comboyne performance of Goldbergs

• October 28th, 2007 – Old Teachers’ College, Armidale.

• July 15th, 2007 – Coffs Harbour performance of Goldbergs

• June 23rd, 2007 – Narrabri performance of Goldbergs

• June 24th, 2007 – Narrabri student workshop

2006 gig archive

December 3rd 2006 – NEMTA concert

• December 2nd , 2006 – Steve Reich 70th birthday concert.
Plucking Music (by Stephen Tafra) – EpehenStephen
Clapping Music – Murray Winton and Joseph Tafra
Nagoya Guitars – EphenStephen
Electric Counterpoint – Stephen Tafra
Music For Pieces of Wood – Robyn Bradley, Sarah Christopher, Alastair Finco, Peter Maddox, Murray Winton
Jafrunk (by Steve Thorneycroft) – Sarah Christopher (dbass), Stephen Tafra (gtr) Steve Thorneycroft (gtrs) Murray Winton(mba, vib)

• November 19th 2006 – Vivaldi Double Mandolin concerto

• September 30th, 2006 – Musicological conference of Australia

• September 2, 2006 – Muswellbrook

• July 1 2006 – Support for Bruce Mathishke, Armidale club

• July 25th 2006 – NECOM guitar concert

• May 14, 2006 – New England Bach Festival

• April 29, 2006 – Tom Roberts Festival, Inverell

• March 19, 2006 – Erik Satie’s Vexations ‘to be played 840 times

• March 3, 2006 – HSC exemplary performers’ recital

2005 gig archive

• December 8, 2005 – Pluckers ‘Tingling Toungues’ Beardy Street Armidale

• November 19, 2005 – McCrossin’s Mill, Uralla

• November 18, 2005 – Radio Interview

• November 17, 2005 – Radio Interview

• November 10, 2005 – Pluckers ‘Tingling Toungues’ Beardy Street Armidale

• October 23, 2005 – ‘Blues Dinner’

• October 22, 2005 – Concert in Central Park, Armidale

• October 16, 2005 – GuitArmidale CD launch

• October 13, 2005 – Pluckers ‘Tingling Toungues’ Beardy Street Armidale

• October 8, 2005 – Peterson’s Winery

• September 25, 2005 – Timaru, New Zealand. Concert for Timaru Classical Guitar Society.

• September 24, 2005 – Christchurch, New Zealand. Concert for Christchurch Classical Guitar Society.

• September 23, 2005 – Masterton, New Zealand, ‘Spring Strings Festival’. 7:30 pm.

• September 23, 2005 – Masterton, New Zealand, ‘Spring Strings Festival’. 11 am – 1 pm. Masterclass.

• September 22, 2005 – Masterton, New Zealand, ‘Spring Strings Festival’. 7 pm. Ensemble workshop and festival opening.

• September 21, 2005 – The University of Waikato, Hamilton New Zealand. 1 pm.

• September 8, 2005 – Pluckers ‘Tingling Toungues’ Beardy Street Armidale.