17 July

SPARK Ipswich, BEMAC, MZAZA and Studio 188 are proud to present Cultivate, a professional development program for emerging musicians in the Ipswich and outer regions. 

Spend the day with three-time Queensland Music Award winners MZAZA collaborating, arranging songs, working on vocal/instrumental techniques and performance/stage craft and participating in an interactive sound check. A select number of participants will be invited to perform with MZAZA at Studio 188, as part of their WOMI showcase (Saturday 17 July).

The Cultivate program will be led by MZAZA’s Pauline Maudy and Greta Kelly who have a passion for facilitating workshops that broaden musicians’ expertise, networks and collaboration skills. They encourage you to share your music and give you tips on singing, stagecraft, songwriting, arrangements and/or playing your instrument. The workshop will also be a chance for you to meet and play music with other local musicians. 

The Cultivate Schedule is as follows:
11:00am – Participants arrive
11:30am – Workshop commences
1:00pm – Lunch break(Lunch is provided)
4:30pm – Workshop ends, Interactive soundcheck begins
6:00pm – Dinner break (Dinner is not provided)

MZAZA & Artist Showcase Schedule
7:00pm – Doors
7:30pm – Cultivate Participant Showcase
8:30pm – MZAZA concert
9:30pm – Perform a finale piece with all participants and the band 

Register for interest by completing the expression of interest form.

Expressions of Interest Open: Monday 7 June
Expressions of Interest Close: 11:59pm AEST Wednesday 30 June 
Successful Applicants Notified: Friday 2 July 

Event details

Saturday 17 July


11.00 am - 9.30 pm

Studio 188


Hear it first! Sign up and be the first to know about upcoming festivals and exclusive offers.