Each ASPIRE participant will receive a public performance:
20-25 minute performance
Offering students the occasion to perform in a relaxed environment
When? Thursday, 18 July: 11:30 – 16:00
Who will be performing? All Choirs
Broadbeach Mall Stage
When? Friday, 19 July 10:00 – 17:00
Who will be performing? All Concert Bands and Symphony Orchestras
Pacific Fair Shopping Centre
When? Friday, 19 July 13:00 – 16:00
Who will be performing? All String Orchestras
ASPIRE’s Jazz Under the Stars
Come along and enjoy a delightful live performance showcase from some of Australia and New Zealand’s most talented young musicians. Schools participating in the ASPIRE International Youth Music Festival will be performing live under the stars at one of the Gold Coast’s best beachfront venues – Kurrawa Park. It is important to all of us here at ASPIRE to offer students the opportunity to perform in a relaxed environment as well as the formal performances given as part of the festival competition. Jazz Under the Stars is also a lovely chance for the wider Gold Coast community to enjoy the music of our talented young participants.
Jazz Under the Stars FAQs
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
No. Guests of all ages may attend.
What are my parking options for the event?
There is off-street parking available either at Kurrawa Surf Life Saving Club car park or Pratten Park car park.
What should I bring along?
The evenings are starting to get a bit cooler, so we recommend some warm clothes and a blanket. You’re also welcome to bring your own food and drinks.
Is seating reserved?
General seating is unreserved – it’s first come, first served. We suggest arriving at 5.30pm to secure your position. Please bring your own chairs or picnic rugs.
In respect of all performers it is advised that you stay for the duration of all performances.