A Matinee of Music and Song
Former Midday maestro, veteran composer and grand piano virtuoso Geoff Harvey plays timeless classics and original compositions, joined along the way by his singers and accompanists to present an uplifting matinee of music and songs.
From Frank Sinatra classics to favourites from The Music Man to timeless Andrew Lloyd Webber standards, this is a show with something for everybody, played by the man everybody knows, the timeless TV living legend himself, Geoff Harvey.
This truly is piano and song for all ages. Come along and enjoy some midday music with Geoff Harvey and Friends as a lifetime of music comes to life.
Dates & Times:
Friday 18 August 11am
Please Note: Due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control this concert has been cancelled. Box Office is currently contacting all patrons who have purchased tickets to refund them.
Geoff Harvey was the Music Director for Channel 9 for 38 years, composing many of the network’s theme songs and responsible for most of its live music on shows such as The Don Lane Show, The Midday Show and Bob Roger’s Tonight Show.
He was Musical Director for Dave Allen, and went on to work on most of Australia’s live entertainment shows, including Bandstand, The Sound of Music and The Don Lane Show.
One of his most successful appointments was as the Musical Director of The Midday Show, a position he held for 22 years. Whilst at Channel 9, he was also responsible for many of the networks theme songs, such as those for The Sullivans, A Current Affair, Today and Sunday.
After The Midday Show he worked with orchestras across Australia and was the Musical Director of Carols by Candlelight on Christmas Eve in Melbourne for 19 years. Geoff teaches music from his studio and still performs regularly, including his recent solo performances in the theatrical production ‘Senior Moments’ at The Concourse and Riverside Theatres.