A gastronomic feast! Spicy, toe-tapping, finger-snapping, hip shaking, caramelized music. Fun and irreverent, the Con Artists are a carnival of percussion, wind, brass, accordions and fiddles. One embrace from this surprising ensemble will leave you wanting more . . . .
hey guys - loved your vibrant performance at the Folk Festival - like the Cat Empire multiplied! Energy, effervescence, fantastic . . .
The Wollongong Conservatorium's all ages community band combines young up and coming Con students, adult community musicians, and some of the regions most prominent folk musicians, playing music from Australia and around the world including; Italian, Celtic, African, Klezmer, Gypsy and new Orleans.
We had fun busking with The Con Artists . . . fantastic musicians . . .
London Klezmer Quartet
The Con Artists have appeared at ; The National Folk Festival Canberra, The Illawarra Folk Festival, Perisher Snowy Mountains of Music, The Turning Wave Festival Gundagai, Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival, Jamberoo Folk in the Foothills, The Illawarra Folk Club, The National University of Singapore. The Con Artists have collaborated with schools and local organisations, and jammed with The Woohoo Revue, The Crooked Fiddle Band, The Mouldy Lovers, The London Klezmer Quartet
we're still buzzing from our wedding and everyone we speak to is still raving about The Con Artists. . . just brilliant - made for the best party ever!
D & B