13th - 16th October 2009
Ballads of the Bush
Concert at City Recital Hall, Sydney

“Ballads of the Bush” presented on stage at the City Recital Hall, Sydney, in October 2009, featured twenty of Gavin Lockley’s musical settings of verse from Australia’s most iconic poets and balladeers —  including Banjo Paterson, Henry Lawson, C.J. Dennis, Dorothea Mackellar and many more. The stage presentation starred vocalists Stuart Maunder, Anne-Maree McDonald, Sheridan Harbridge and Philip Hinton. Its theme was “Re-live the joys of Australia’s best-loved ballads, brought to life in song”.