Bio: The three friends met whilst studying classical music at the West Australia Academy of Performing Arts in 2001. After years of focus on classical repertoire the desire to explore something new, something different, something more mainstream, grew stronger. Each band member contributes a unique st... See Full BioMore Info
August Third present INSPIRED – an evening of eclectic music inspired by life, love and travel. Experience an array of sounds including vocals, guitars, keyboard, world percussion and more! August Third has shed its skin and has emerged as a truly new beast indeed! Come and see what all this magic is about as they present a range of their inspired, soulful music. With specially prepared ‘orchestral’ backings, the three talented musicians are able to lure you into their luscious word of sound. Refresh the mind, body and soul with vivid original music performed by Perth’s hottest talents. “August Third presented original works – a fusion of pop and Latin with lush rhythms and wonderful vocals”.
Shan's CD Launch.
Open Mic Night: We'll be playing for just 30mins between about 8:30 and 9, or 9 and 9:30, I forget.
The concert will feature the solo talents of guitarist Duncan Gardiner as well as the power-of-three with Perth’s newest acoustic act August Third. Duncan will present a range of original works, pieces composed for him by friends and specially selected gems. August Third boasts a fresh acoustic sound and a unique blend of classical guitar, African percussion, keyboards, vocals, violin and flute. Their original music is influenced by sounds derived from Latin, Jazz, Classical, Pop, African and World music. Proceeds go to the church mission fund.
Open Mic Night. August Third will be playing in a 'featured band' slot starting around 9:30-10ish for about 40mins.