First Cafe Concert 2017

May 28, 2017
First Cafe Concert

This event was a great success. An audience of around forty enjoyed coffee and cake while they listened to WAMO perform a varied program. After the concert a few people stayed on to enjoy dinner at the restaurant. We look forward to our next in the series of Cafe Concerts to be held in August. 
 

First Rehearsal of 2016

February 4, 2016
The orchestra rehearsed for the first time for 2016. Robert Schulz conducted and we played through our book launch program. The rehearsal went very well, I think we were all pleased. Please check out the book launch poster for dates and contact numbers. Elizabeth Neeson
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Concert and Book Launc

February 4, 2016
Due to unforseen circumstances the venue for our Book Launch Concert has changed to be held at the Rhein Donau Club, 110 Northlake Rd Myaree. 

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History of WAMO Book Launch - First Forty Years

July 26, 2015
For the last few months a number of orchestra members led by Mr Geoff Barber have been compiling a detailed history of The West Australian Mandolin Orchestra, including past / present members, conductors, overseas tours, FAME events and much more. This book will be completed in time for the orchestra's fortieth anniversary concert in March 2016. It will be available on order for an approximate cost of around $40 Australian dollars. If you are an overseas or eastern states reader please regist...
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Players Nights

May 21, 2015
On the Wednesday after any concert the orchestra holds a 'players night' instead of the usual rehearsal. This is to sight read and play new music or revisit some of the older scores from the library. It is also a chance for members to play a solo or duet in an informal setting. This is also a social occasion with the orchestra members having a drink together afterwards.
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2015

February 6, 2015
Our first rehearsal took place last Wednesday, 4th Feb and now we are preparing for our concert on March 28th in Mukinbudin. See our calendar of events for details. It was great to see almost everyone back on board ready for our first rehearsal of the year!
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Voice - Ana Milas Accordion - Robert Schulz

May 12, 2014


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Rehearsing at the New Lyric Theatre Bunbury

May 12, 2014


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Rehearsal at New Lyric Theatre Bunbury March 2014

March 23, 2014


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Charity concert

March 22, 2012
Recently a group of WAMO players performed in a charity concert to raise money to assist those affected by the Japanese tsunami on 11 March 2011. The concert was held at Callaway Auditorium, and raised $950 which was given to the Japan Ikiiki Life Cooperation Agency (JILCA).

An excerpt of the concert can be seen on Youtube at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Qv72-EmhvA&feature=youtu.be

To donate to this cause, please visit JILCAs website:  http://www.jilca.org/about_e.html 




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