Category Archives: The Musical Con-sorts

  1. Band aid!


    September 19, 2013 by wandalusst

    Last weekend’s intensive also saw our first dabblings in the broader musical palette of the work, with assistance from bassists …
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  2. Swanderful


    September 12, 2013 by wandalusst

    Swan focus? Tonight we start the creative development of our community oratorio, Swansong!!!The Musical!!!  We will bring you some behind-the-scenes …
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  3. Six more sleepssss….


    September 9, 2013 by wandalusst

    Swansingers! Are we excited? Final preparation for some intensive swanning about is now underway. Later this week our illustrious composer, …
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  4. Please welcome to TTFO….. Margret RoadKnight


    August 21, 2013 by wandalusst

    Team TTFO is just about beside itself to announce that the legendary Australian singer, Margret RoadKnight will be joining us …
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  5. Show and Tell #7

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    November 13, 2012 by wandalusst

    Today marks the final day of our creative development process so it seems fitting to publish this photo, by Jane …
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  6. Introducing Newport Strings

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    November 7, 2012 by wandalusst

    Newport Strings was formed in 2007 when some of the Newport Fiddlers met a violin player and a cellist. After …
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  7. Scene from an Open Church

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    November 6, 2012 by wandalusst

     In this photo taken on Saturday 3 November at the Bluestone Church in Footscray by Jane Murphy you get a …
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  8. Blues for the Bluestone

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    November 3, 2012 by wandalusst

    Today we say goodbye to the venue that has been our home for the first week of the Creative Development, …
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  9. Guest blogger, Peta Williams, feels a song coming on…


    November 1, 2012 by wandalusst

    Photo by Prue Carr I arrived in Melbourne last Friday from my home in the Blue Mountains, west of Sydney, …
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  10. Introducing Laura Sheridan, Musician


    October 25, 2012 by wandalusst

    Laura Sheridan is a cellist and choir leader and grew up surrounded by music and theatre. As a child she …
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The ADVENTURES of Mannie McKenzie

Follow Mannie on her crafty ADVENTURE

Songs for the Struggling Artist

An artist wrestling with the artist stuff


TTFO, Things That Fall Over, concerning the creative development of an (anti-) musical of a novel inside a reading of a play, with footnotes, and oratorio-as-coda.