Cabec started in a Year 10 music class when
Abbee, Buddy and Cellestine had to write and
perform a composition. For the last 18 months
they have been performing at various halls
around the area. Buddy and Abbee are here
ready to entertain you while Cellestine relaxes
Ella is a 19 year old singer/songwriter from
Cobargo who has been playing at the Festival
for too many years to count. Her music is
reminiscent of lazy afternoons spent by the
water and the feeling of honeyed sunshine
seeping through your skin. With a sound that
is influenced by a wide range of artists, her
music takes on a bunch of different sounds and
inspirations to form a unique blend of genres.
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Grace and Nathan have been collaborating and
playing music together for 12 months. Their
mixture of original compositions and unique
covers highlights an influence from folk and
blues genres. Grace is in the midst of recording
an EP of her own compositions, which she is
planning to release in 2016. Grace and Nathan
are multi-instrumentalists, using keyboard,
guitar, ukulele, harmonica and percussion to
deliver their captivating original tunes.
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Don’t miss the Fire Show on the Arena on
Saturday night at 10pm. Featuring Sven
Helland, Leif Helland, Kara Stevens, Sammy
Holden, Jesse Holden and Steve Chin.
Guitarama (Matt Burrows, Bec Browne, Marley
Faulkner, Gian Hofstetter) are a dynamic guitar
ensemble from the Magpie School of Music.
They play rhythmic Latin American guitar tunes
as well as a selection of original material.
ESPECIALLY FOR YOUNG PERFORMERS
The Cobargo Folk Festival has again partnered with The Crossing Land Education Trust to provide a designated youth performance
space at the Festival. This is The Crossing’s 11th anniversary and it continues to showcase youth talent and give youth musicians
experience performing in front of a live audience. The aim of The Crossing stage is to provide challenging and fun experiences in a
supportive environment where young people can learn new skills, increase self-awareness and build confidence. You could see a star
in the making! Young performers who have appeared at The Crossing and have gone on to musical careers include Kim Churchill,
Daniel Champagne, Vendulka, The Hellands, Connor Ross and Sam McMahon. All have created waves in the music world and all
made early appearances at The Crossing as young people.
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Formed early in 2015, they have enjoyed a year
playing in various halls and festivals around the
valley. They are an instrumental band drawing
on influences from funk, jazz, reggae and
blues. Music to dance, chill, contemplate your
surrounds or tap your feet.
Hannah is a 17 year old muso who loves to
sing and write songs. She develops her act by
busking and performing whenever possible. Still
in high school Hannah is constantly working on
new material in the hopes of living her dream.
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Jasmine and Annie are Year 12 music students
at Bega High School. They have been singing
together for 5 years. They just love the
harmonies their voices make together. With
Jasmine on vocals and Annie on guitar and
vocals don’t miss their sound as they present
some of their favourite modern folk covers.
Bega High Year 11 music student Jessica
Simpson has been performing for 8 years as a
musician and actor. She will be presenting an
acoustic rock set of some of her favourite covers
and a few originals as well.
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Sisters, Judith (14) and Anna (11) Browne have
been singing and
playing together their
whole lives. Enjoy
the harmonies that
only sisters sing.
Anna and Judith will
also be performing
solo sets on The
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Singing together since Year 9 and recently
finished high school, these young women have a
range of funky songs for you to come and groove
to. Start jiving down to the youth tent and watch
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Louie and Jim are in Year 7 at Sapphire Coast
Anglican College and they love to juggle. Come
and watch them nimbly throw stuff!
16 year old singer-
songwriter Layal started
piano at age 4 and guitar
in year 6. She writes and
performs her own material
and is a student at Eden
Marine High. Layal says
“I’m a model, actress
and singer/songwriter but
I have always known I
wanted to have a career in
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Kym Mason, Georgia MacDonald, Harrison
Bunny, Dayna Lingard and Hayden Ryan are 5
talented students from Narooma High School
with a passion to perform and play music.
Raeh is a Year 12 Bega High School student
studying music, drama and art, who has a
passion for music and performance. Raeh will
be playing a laid back selection of acoustic
soulful tunes that will lull the audience into
Reload are brothers Raeh and Cylem Power and
their buddy Aden Lord, all Bega High students,
who enjoy playing music to move to in the jazz
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Sarah ia a 13 year old students at Eden Marine
High who has been singing for 12 months. She
plays guitar and sings and will be presenting
some of her favourite covers.
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Jack and Tyler Mololakis are brothers from
Mogareeka who say they have finally decided
to get their act together and play a gig.
both been playing music for years but this will
be the first real collab, we’re keen to just play
some fast, loud music and see what happens.
Come round and have a pogo to our Garage
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The Sheikh of the Shake is disk jock Tom
Noonan; the Cobargo resident and vinyl record
fanatic behind the infamous Juke Joint nights in
the Wandella hills. Put your trust in the Sheikh
for a guaranteed dance party of vintage soul,
greasy R&B, jump blues and early rock’n’roll all
played on original vinyl records.