The performing arts history of Music is divided into various sections as shown below. Please note that not all areas have been covered yet as we are continually adding to this website and also the Society’s Database as we digitise the archives. So please visit periodically to check for new information and pictures. For possibly more information please visit the archives at the Society’s Townsville Performing Arts Museum at the P1 Huts, Jezzine Barracks,
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Music Groups

Artie Shaw and his Band (WW2) with images
Gadabouts (WW2) with images
No 3 Mobile Entertainment Unit RAAF (“The Gremlins”) (WW2) with images
Apollo Club & Orchestra (Townsville)
Australian Festival of Chamber Music    Images
Barrier Reef Orchestra with images        Past Concerts
Blue Moon Operatic Society – Townsville
Friends Of The Theatre (FOTT)     Images
North Queensland/Australian Concerto & Vocal Competition    Images
Oriole Jazz Orchestra (1920’s/30’s band)
4ttt Palmer Street Jazz Festival     Images
Pelorus Pals Singers with images
The Company Singers with images
The Federal Band (Brass)    images
Townsville Chamber Choir
Townsville Choral & Orchestral Society     Images   Past Concerts   Past Theatre Shows
Townsville Community Music Centre        Images
Townsville Guitar Orchestra      Images
Townsville Liedertafel
Townsville Oratorio Choir          Images
Townsville Popular Amateur Variety Minstrels with images
Townsville Symphony Orchestra (1927)
Wattle ‘n’ Gum Bush Band         Images       Past Performances        Membership List

Dance Bands

Grace Newman with images
Hazel Church with images
Ray Bird    images

Country Music

Country Music Groups & Artists   with images

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