When: Sunday 5 May 2019 starting at 12.00pm. Event: An afternoon of live choral music featuring fifteen choirs of all ages – children’s, youth and adult, Music: classics, contemporary, French, gospel, Australian women composers, and the première of six new Australian works. We will be performing at 2.00pm. Location Monsalvat 7 Hillcrest Avenue, Eltham, Vic […]

April 4, 2019

Melbourne French Theatre presents “Panique au Ministère”

“Panic hits the Minstry” by Jean Franco and Guillaume Melanie Runs from 1 to 4 May 2019 Showing at: Library at the Dock, Second floor Performance Space, 107 Victoria Harbour Promenade, Docklands 3008 A delicious political comedy – panic at the Ministry of Education! The Education Minister wants to enforce mandatory school uniforms and the […]

July 29, 2018

Bastille Day Celebrations

  Our Bastille Day Celebrations were a great success. We performed at the Bastille Day French Festival held at the Meat Market in North Melbourne. We performed to a capacity audience at our our French Soirée in Northcote. If you enjoy things French, mark this event in your calendar for next year.

June 1, 2018

Deeper Harmonies Afternoon Concert

LaLa La – La  Chorale Française de Melbourne and the Diamond Valley Brass Band proudly present Deeper Harmonies, an afternoon of music and voice. Martin Scrimshaw conducts the Diamond Valley Brass and Paola Bastreri-Grey leads La La La choir in an unusual and  fantastic mix of choir and brass band. We are into our 4th year […]

September 29, 2017

Bastille Soirée recap, talk transcript and photos

A wintertime oasis of warmth, food, songs and friendship marked La La La’s annual Bastille soirée in Northcote last night. The choir has spent much of the past term polishing and preparing for the evening, and the results showed. They performed sixteen pieces, from cheeky drinking or marching songs through to slow courtly dances. Some […]

July 23, 2017

Chantal and Stuart interviewed on SBS Radio

SBS Radio’s interview with choir ambassadors Dr Chantal Crozet and Stuart Wells was broadcast this afternoon. They were hosted by Jean-Noel Ducasse and talked about our upcoming Bastille Soiree concert and guest speaker Peter McPhee, and shared a brief history of the choir and a little of our music repertoire. Have a listen!   You […]

July 16, 2017

Northcote Leader 5 July 2017

We’re in the paper! Reporter Ed Gardiner interviewed Anna and Clare to write up an article about the choir and let people know about our upcoming Bastille Day concert. With a print readership of about 19,000, this was a great chance to get the word out. The piece was published in the Northcote Leader on […]

July 5, 2017

French Soirée: Guest speaker and fantastic door prizes

We are pleased to announce that our guest speaker is Emeritus Professor Peter McPhee, professorial fellow at the University of Melbourne and specialist in French History, who will speak on the French Revolution – Paris and beyond. Not to miss! We’re also grateful to our sponsors for providing some fantastic door prizes. Everyone with a […]

July 3, 2017

Bastille Day Concert

Bastille Day, the French National Day, commemorates the storming of the Bastille on 14 July 1789. We will be celebrating with our annual Bastille Day Concert on Saturday, 22 July 2017. Come join in the festivities at the Northcote Uniting Church, 251 High Street, Northcote from 8-10pm with nibbles and door prizes. Bonne Fête Nationale! […]

June 15, 2017

Come hear us at the annual choral@montsalvat festival

It’s a privilege for La La La to be invited to again sing as part of the annual ‘choral@montsalvat choral festival in the round’, hosted by the Melbourne Chamber Choir and the Melbourne Women’s Choir, and organised by the Faye Dumont Singers. This year’s festival is on Sunday April 30. You can hear us at from 2 – […]

April 20, 2017