News & Blog – 2018

We currently have 2 string groups (a string trio & string duo) performing Christmas carols at Monaro Mall, Canberra Centre. Pop by to have a listen! ❤️💕🎄💝 Also, happening tomorrow & on Monday too 🎄💖🎄 | Saturday 22nd December 2018

Stringspace are currently playing Christmas carols near Nespresso at Canberra Centre, please pop in to have a listen! ❤️💕🎄 | Friday 21st December 2018

This morning our string quartet were back at Chifley Tower in Sydney. Some little ones gathered around and enjoyed our cinema tunes! 🎄💝 @ Chifley Sydney | Thursday 20th December 2018

This morning we were back playing at Chifley Tower🎄🌟 | Wednesday 19th December 2018

Feature solo artist for the Art Gallery of NSW’s Opening of the Brett Whitely Exhibition – performing songs by artists that Brett Whitely loved.

Chifley Tower this morning (string quartet)

Omega Christmas Party at the Collins Street Store, Melbourne (Stringspace Jazz Band)

Our strings are playing Christmas tunes every day now at Monaro Mall leading up to Christmas | Friday 14th December 2018

Our string musicians are performing Christmas tunes at Monaro Mall, Canberra Centre every day (sometimes in more than 1 location) in the weeks leading up to Christmas. ❤️🎄✨

NY philanthropist Francis Greenburger’s 70th Birthday Dinner Party at Palm Beach – Jade MacRae + guitar

Omega Christmas Party, Sydney (jazz band)

Canberra Institute of Technology Awards Ceremony (String Trio)

Solo Harpist for I.D Collective tonight

Corporate event at The Establishment (string duo)

Today we are providing both a String Quartet and Jazz Band to perform at a Style Co. wedding at Stones of the Yarra, Coldstream | Sunday 2nd December 2018

Christmas Party at the Australian Museum (String Quartet)

Thank you to the Australian Museum for recommending us!

Parker Financial party at the National Portrait Gallery (string quartet)

Parker Financial event at the National Portrait Gallery. Thank you to the NPG for recommending us again!

Tonight Stringspace are performing at Hugo Boss, Crown, Southbank (string duo), The Australian War Memorial, Canberra for Energy Networks Australia (jazz band), Murdoch University of Law (string duo), Perth, and The State Library of Victoria for the State Library of Victoria | Tuesday 27th November 2018

Regis Mutual Management 10 Year Anniversary Party at The Blu Bar (String Trio)

Very excited to be launching our new StringspaceLive Season | YouTube | Thursday 22nd November 2018

Property Council of Australia cocktail party (string trio)

Crestone Wealth – private viewing of the Hermitage Masterpieces at the Art Gallery of NSW (String Quartet)

Art Gallery of NSW’s private viewing of the Masters of Modern Art from The Hermitage (String Trio)

UQ Business Awards Lunch at Howard Smith Wharves, Brisbane (Jazz Band)

Feature 15 minute opera recital by Australian Opera star Lorina Gore for the Dave Clark Designs ANZ Design Team dinner at the National Gallery of Victoria | Thursday 15th November 2018

BCCM “Taste of Australia” Dinner tonight at Adelaide Town Hall (Jazz band)

Canberra Centre’s 1st year celebration of their new luxury lifestyle precinct (string quartet)

“Kindly thank Bridget for performing so well. She created a great atmosphere. We and all our guests really enjoyed it. Thanks for all your help.” | Solo Violinist | Saturday 3rd November 2018

2018 Moran Portrait Exhibition Opening tonight in Paddington (String Trio)

On stage at Crown last night | Luxury Shopping Night | String Quartet | Thursday 1st November 2018

Melbourne Crown VIP shopping night (Male String Quartet)

Style Co. wedding at the National Gallery of Victoria (String Quartet)

Nice way to spend the day!

Roger Vivier luxury brand launch (Opera arias)

Some lovely feedback from a recent corporate event at Aria Restaurant for JP Morgan: “The musicians have done a brilliant job and the guests spoke highly of their performance. I am looking forward to working with you on our future events.” Jamie L | Monday 8th October 2018

Corporate dinner & feature performance tonight at Fenix in Melbourne. We’re including 3 Chinese songs arranged for string quartet by special request | Friday 5th October 2018

We are excited to be performing alongside the Sydney Dance Company at the David Jones Grand Opening tonight. Thank you to Nick Wales (SDC composer) for asking us to be the other half of this event | Solo classical piano player performing in the style of Phillip Glass | Thursday 4th October 2018

The Australasian Land & Groundwater Association Dinner at Pyrmont – Jazz Band

The Great Gatsby ANU Engineers Ball, Canberra (Jazz Band)

James Bond Party at The Australian Club, Macquarie Street, Sydney (Jazz/Pop Band)

Winnings Appliances in-store event (String Duo)

Australian National Museum private event for over 1000 guests (String Quartet)

Herbert Smith Freehill’s Annual Wine Tasting Dinner (Solo Guitar)

JP Morgan dinner at Aria Restaurant, Circular Quay (String Quartet)

We have just reached 75,000 subscribers on our YouTube channel StringspaceLive! | Tuesday 31st July 2018

Some of the flowers from our last StringspaceLive Film Shoot

So this was yesterday. Jazz, pop, French & soul all day | Stringspace film shoot #10 | Friday 19th July 2018

Today we filmed our band performing with Jade MacRae + some instrumental band quartets & trios | Thursday 19th July 2018

 

Jade MacRae is singing with our string quartet tomorrow night at the Ownworld Sydney Launch | Wednesday 18th July 2018

i_d Collective event @ Pan Pacific Hotel, Melbourne (Violin Soloist)

Looking forward to playing at the Sydney showroom launch of Ownworld this Thursday | String Quartet | Monday 16th July 2018

“The string quartet at our Archibald event last week was fantastic! Thank you so much! Our clients were absolutely thrilled. Please extend our appreciation to the musicians.” Georgia – Platinum Pass. 💕✨ | Monday 9th July 2018

Birthday party pic from Sunday at Eureka Tower | Tuesday 3rd July 2018

100 Day Birthday Celebration for baby girl Evelina | String Quartet @ Eureka Tower, Melbourne | Sunday 1st July 2018

Herbert Smith Freehills Partners Dinner (Jazz sax & guitar)

Private event at the Art Gallery of NSW Archibald Exhibition

Looking forward to performing at a private viewing of the Archibald Exhibition for Australia Square & Platinum Pass tonight | String Quartet | Tuesday 26th June 2018

All Day StringspaceLive Guitar & Violin, Solo Violin & Violin Duos Film Shoot Today | Monday 25th June 2018

Stringspace String Quartet Film Shoot all day today | Sunday 24th June 2018

Solo violin with backing track at The Grand Hyatt, Melbourne

Happy long weekend! We’ll be back on Tuesday | Saturday 9th June 2018

Tonight Peter performed a medley mix of Bittersweet Symphony, Pachelbel Canon and the 3rd movement of Summer over our very NASA-style soundscape. It was a big success! The audience loved the show – and loved the track. Peter was signing autographs afterwards! | Friday 8th June 2018

Armadillo & Co. party at The Becker Minty Store, Potts Point

Photo credit: Belinda Rolland Photography

Violin & cello string duo playing all jazz at the Art Gallery of NSW for a private viewing of the Archibald Exhibition by Herbert Smith Freehills | Thursday 31st May 2018

And another new clip | Wednesday 30th May 2018

We have just reached 20 million views and 70,000 subscribers on our YouTube channel StringspaceLive! Yay!! | Tuesday 29th May 2018

The next generation of Stringspace at the Sydney Eisteddfod today! | Sunday 27th May 2018

Our newest StringspaceLive clip features Olivia on vocals + PJ guitar | Friday 25th May 2018

Tonight Jeremy & Phil (from Thirsty Merc) performed jazz for the luxury rug company Armadillo & Co. at Becker Minty | Sax & Bass Duo | Thursday 24th May 2018

Tomorrow Stringspace are providing musicians to perform at the Opening of the new Becker Minty Store in Potts Point | Jazz Sax & Bass Duo | Wednesday 23rd May 2018

Here’s our latest StringspaceLive video clip. This is the 1st one that we’ve done with String Quartet + singer | Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Here’s a screenshot from our photo shoot yesterday. Lots & lots & lots of new photos coming soon… | Monday 21st May 2018

Today we did a 12-hour double photo shoot. It was crazy, fun! | Sunday 20th May 2018

Yep! We’re doing a photo shoot tomorrow! Ooh!! | Saturday 19th May 2018

Today Milan is singing and playing guitar at a special industry wedding at Gunners Barracks, Mosman. She’s including some Lior, Stevie Wonder & Janelle Monae | Friday 18th May 2018

Our 2nd new clip for this week. Enjoy! | Thursday 17th May 2018

“Milan was AMAZING. We LOVE Milan.” – Xanthe from Essential Solutions | Wednesday 16th May 2018

“The music was a perfect fit for our event” – Chelsea – Essential Solutions | Caterina & guitar | Porsche Showroom | Tuesday 15th May 2018

Harry at the grand piano. Love this song! | Monday 14th May 2018

Today Stringspace performed at a lovely wedding in the Botanical Gardens – Saturday 12th May 2018

A few photos from the YWCA Ruby Gala tonight where Jessica Rowe was the hostess and our musicians provided the entertainment – Friday 11th May 2018

Tomorrow night Stringspace are performing a concert of string quartet & vocal pop songs with Milan singing at the Ruby Gala YWCA Dinner. We also have Milan performing two solo sets with guitar, pedals & beats as guests arrive | Thursday 10th May 2018

Caterina is performing at the latest Porsche model launch tonight in Alexandria – Wednesday 9th May 2018

Looking forward to providing musicians to perform at the Ruby Gala Dinner at Doltone House this Friday night – Tuesday 8th May 2018

Here’s our latest StringspaceLive YouTube song. Enjoy! – Monday 7th May 2018

Tonight Stringspace are playing a 30-minute feature set on stage at a wedding reception at Le Montage, Lilyfield | Sunday 6th May 2018

Hana, Freya & Will after playing at a gorgeous Melbourne wedding today – Sat 5th May 2018

Tomorrow Stringspace are playing at a wedding at the Carmelite Monastery | Friday 4th May 2018

  

Here’s our latest StringspaceLive jazz band clip. I heard and fell in love with this song when I was at a party in high school, and now here it is! Enjoy! – Thursday 3rd May 2018

“I just wanted to say a HUGE thank you to both yourself and the rest of the quartet for the amazing music you provided to us.” – Adele | Ovarian Cancer Morning Teal Breakfast | Monday 30th April 2018  

30th Anniversary Dinner of the Domestic Violence Crisis Service at the National Portrait Gallery (String Quartet)

“Lucie thank YOU! We enjoyed the string recordings on your website so much the other night over dinner… we couldn’t get enough” – Linda | Wednesday 25th April 2018

“They were amazing and made a huge difference to the show. Thank you so much.” – String Quartet performance with band at the ACE Awards | Tuesday 24th April 2018

The Book of Love – StringspaceLive – Friday 20th April 2018

ACE Awards Night Last Night – we loved playing with the ACE Band | Wednesday 18th April 2018

 

Tonight Stringspace are sharing the stage with electric violinist Sally Cooper & singers Paulini + Mark Vincent for the Australian Club Entertainment Awards – Tuesday 17th April 2018

Herbert Smith Freehill’s cocktail event at The Australian National Maritime Museum | String Quartet + Milan singing – Monday 16th April 2018

Tomorrow night our String Quartet are performing with Milan on vocals for 3-hours for Herbert Smith Freehills | Sunday 15th April 2018

Tonight our Stringspace band & string quartet were playing at the Sydney Town Hall for Oceania – Thursday 12th April 2018

Cartier tomorrow night | National Gallery of Australia Private Viewing | Wed 11th April 2018

Last night’s Park Hyatt Melbourne Dinner | String Quartet | Tuesday 10th April 2018

Tonight Stringspace are playing for Kaifu Investment at The Park Hyatt Ballroom, Melbourne | String Quartet – Monday 9th April 2018

 

VIP Specialty Real Estate Opening – String Duo – Friday 6th April 2018

National Gallery of Victoria – private event (String Quartet)

iTransform Awards Night at Zinc, Melbourne – Caterina & Band

The Lady & the Unicorn Exhibition music for the Art Gallery of NSW – French style classical (String Trio)

Tonight Stringspace are playing at The Lady & the Unicorn Exhibition for the Art Gallery of NSW at the Art Gallery of NSW – Monday 19th March 2018

Performing for a private event at Vue de Monde, Melbourne (string trio)

Home-grown flowers for the office

“Hi Lucie, Caroline and Paul were wonderful on Saturday night. I only wish I had booked them to play the whole evening. Thank you. Best regards, Natalie” | Vaucluse Private Party | Wednesday 7th March 2018

Milan singing with our strings at a wedding reception at Doltone House, Pyrmont

Today we had a jazz/pop band film + photo shoot day from 7am – 7pm. It was great! – Friday 2nd March 2018

National Portrait Gallery Foundation Dinner at the National Portrait Gallery

USANZ Dinner at The Victorian State Library (String Quartet)

Ovarian Cancer Teal Ribbon Morning Tea Fundraiser (String Quartet)

Chifley Tower Art Exhibition Opening (String Duo)

Style Co. wedding at the State Library of Queensland | String Quartet | Saturday 17th February 2018

UNSW Canberra campus’s 50th Anniversary Dinner for 600 guests at Parliament House, Canberra (String Quartet)

Chinese New Year celebrations & new apartment launch tomorrow night | Solo Cellist | 500 guests – Thursday 15th Feb 2018

Picnic at Hanging Rock TV Series Launch – “Thanks Lucie. The girls and gentleman were fabulous.” – Aisha – Foxtel – Wed 14th Feb 2018

Stringspace are playing at the offical launch of the Foxtel TV Series “Picnic At Hanging Rock” next week – Sunday 11th Feb 2018

Today Stringspace played a mix of classical & pop at a lovely wedding ceremony at the Old Treasury Building, Melbourne, and then later at The Willows for the reception, where our string duo included “What A Wonderful World” for the bridal waltz. Later in the day our String Quartet performed all pop at Stones of the Yarra, Coldstream – Friday 9th Feb 2018

Tomorrow we are providing music at two Melbourne weddings – Thursday 8th Feb 2018

Today Stringspace are playing at an event for the Australian Meteorological & Oceanographic Society at UNSW. We’re including lots of weather tunes! – Monday 5th Feb 2018

60th Birthday Surprise Dinner Party @ Celebrity chef’s home – Sat 3rd Feb 2018

Here’s our newest StringspaceLive Youtube clip – Thursday 1st February 2018

Booking in the band this week for our next Jazz/Pop Band StringspaceLive film shoot – Tues 30th Jan 2018

Australia Day Party at The Lodge, Canberra for the Prime Minister of Australia (String Trio)

Last minute wedding proposal at Glebe Park

Mimco X event for Gloss Creative at the National Gallery of Victoria (string trio)

Wedding today at Manly Esplanade. Thursday 4th January 2018

Back in the office for lots of weddings this week – Tuesday 2nd January 2018

1st January 2018

Hello! Welcome to 2018.


In 2018 Stringspace events included:

  • Australia Day at The Lodge for the Prime Minister of Australia – String Trio
  • Porsche VIP event at Alexandria, Sydney – Singer + guitar
  • Archibald Exhibition – Herbert Smith Freehills – Private Viewing – String Duo
  • Cartier Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia
  • MIMCO X NGV Collection Launch, National Gallery of Victoria
  • Hugo Boss – Private preview evening, Melbourne – String Duo
  • University of NSW 2018 Conference
  • 2018 Doug Moran Portrait Prize – Juniper Hall, Paddington – String Trio
  • David Jones – Opening party of new luxury shoe level – Solo Piano – the music of Phillip Glass, Elizabeth Street, Sydney
  • Picnic at Hanging Rock TV Series launch party for Foxtel
  • UNSW Canberra’s 50th Anniversary Dinner at Parliament House, Canberra
  • Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Fellowship & Awards Night – Adelaide – String Duo
  • Archibald Private Viewing – Platinum Pass event – String Quartet
  • Herbert Smith Freehills – Annual Wine Tasting Dinner – solo jazz guitar
  • ID Collective event at Pan Pacific Hotel, Melbourne (solo violinist)
  • Roger Vivier Australian Launch @ Villa Biscaya, Rose Bay (Opera soloist)
  • Crestone Wealth – Private Viewing of the Hermitage Masterpieces at the Art Gallery of NSW – String Trio
  • BCCM “Taste of Australia” Dinner & Awards Evening at the Adelaide Town Hall – Jazz Band featuring James Muller
  • Canberra Centre – One Fine Weekend – String Quartet
  • Property Council of Australia – Cocktail Party @ Mirvac – String Trio
  • Dave Clark Design – ANZ Design Team dinner at the National Gallery of Victoria – Opera recital featuring Opera Australia star Lorina Gore
  • Ownworld Official Store Opening (string quartet + Jade MacRae)
  • Visionary Investment Group – corporate dinner @ Aria Restaurant (string quartet)
  • Masters of Modern Art from the Hermitage Exhibition for the Art Gallery of NSW at the Art Gallery of NSW (string trio)
  • Tullamore Display Suites Opening + Chinese New Year, Doncaster, Melbourne
  • Chifley Tower Art Opening, Sydney
  • Ovarian Cancer Teal Ribbon Breakfast at The Westin, Sydney (string quartet)
  • Convenor’s Dinner at The State Library of Victoria (string quartet)
  • EcoForum – Australasian Land & Groundwater Association conference dinner at Doltone House – Darling Island (jazz band)
  • Winnings Appliances – In-store Cocktail Function @ Alexandria (string duo)
  • China Southern Airlines – Gala Dinner (feature solo violinist with backing track)
  • National Portrait Gallery Dinner at The National Portrait Gallery
  • The Lady & the Unicorn Exhibition, Art Gallery of NSW
  • iTransform Awards Night at ZINC, Federation Square – Caterina + band
  • James Bond themed Birthday Party at The Australian Club, Macquarie Street, Sydney (jazz/pop band)
  • RAM – Client appreciation dinner (string quartet – including a Chinese themed feature performance)
  • KeyInvest Community Centre Opening, Adelaide
  • VIP Property Viewing, Melbourne (string duo)
  • ID Collective – Solo harpist @ dinner event, Melbourne
  • University of Queensland Business School lunch at Howard Smith Wharves, Brisbane (jazz band)
  • ANU Engineering Students Association Ball (jazz band)
  • Kaifu Investment at The Park Hyatt, Melbourne (string quartet)
  • Becker Minty + Armadillo & Co Collaboration – Grand Opening Party at Potts Point (jazz sax + bass)
  • Oceania – client dinner at the Sydney Town Hall (string quartet + Milan & band)
  • Canberra Institute of Technology – Graduation ceremony (string trio)
  • Herbert Smith Freehills – ICCA Cocktail Party at the Australian Maritime Museum  (Milan + string quartet)
  • 20th Annual ACE Awards (string quartet)
  • Domestic Violence & Crisis Service 30th Anniversary Dinner at the National Portrait Gallery (string quartet)
  • Fusion Cruises – 30-minute concert at Le Montage, Lilyfield (string quartet)
  • Ironfish South Yarra – Grand Opening (solo violinist)
  • Herbert Smith Freehills Alumni Event, Castlereagh Street, Sydney (solo guitar)
  • YWCA – NSW Ruby Gala Dinner at Doltone House, Pyrmont (Milan + string quartet)
  • Parker Financial – end of year event at the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra (string quartet)
  • Barhead Solutions – corporate event at The Australian Museum (string quartet)
  • ID Collective – Solo Harpist for dinner, Melbourne
  • State Library of Victoria’s Foundation event at the State Library of Victoria (string trio)
  • Murdoch University – School of Law end of year event (string duo)
  • Energy Networks Australia Annual Dinner at the Australian War Memorial, Canberra (jazz band)
  • Regis Mutual Management – 10 year anniversary cocktail party at The Blu Bar, Shangri-La Hotel (string duo)
  • Providence Wealth – Christmas Party at The Establishment, Sydney (string duo)
  • Art Gallery of NSW – Brett Whitely Exhibition Opening Night at the Art Gallery of NSW (singer/guitarist)
  • Francis Greenburger’s 70th Birthday at Palm Beach (Jade Macrae + guitarist)
  • Canberra Centre – Monaro Mall Christmas Entertainment – the month of December (string trios + string duos)
  • Chifley Tower – Jones Lang La Salle – Entrance foyer music throughout the week leading up to Christmas (string quartet)
  • OMEGA Watches – Christmas Party (Martin Place Boutique Store and Collins Street, Melbourne)


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