This event has now closed.

Hayden Orpheum: The Song Keepers

A remarkable documentary about the Central Australian Aboriginal Women’s Choir.

Australia’s answer to The Buena Vista Social Club, The Song Keepers tells the inspiring story of an Aboriginal women’s choir and their first tour of Germany.

In the churches of remote Central Australia, a 140-year musical legacy of ancient Aboriginal languages, German sacred hymns and baroque music is being preserved by four generations of women that make up the Central Australian Aboriginal Women’s Choir.

With their charismatic musical director Morris Stuart, the choir embarks on an historical tour of Germany, singing the baroque Lutheran hymns brought to their great grandparents by German missionaries in their own Western Arrarnta and Pitjantjatjara languages.

Together these remarkable women take their music and stories of cultural survival, identity and cross-cultural collaboration to the world.



Saturday 14 July 2018 from 11am to 1pm
Sunday 15 July 2018 from 11am to 1pm


Adult: $23.00
Concession: $19.00

More Info

Event tags


More images from the event

Like this event? See more:

The latest events direct to you

Error 404

Oops, no events here!

Try searching for an event, or return to the home page.