Reconciliation Week Musicians In-Residence

Arts & Culture Education Free Library Live Entertainment Seniors Young people

Event Information

  • Date DATE
    27 May - 2 June 2022
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  • Time TIME
    All day
  • Location LOCATION
    South Perth and Manning Library
  • Cost COST
  • Hosted by HOSTED BY
    South Perth Libraries

In celebration of Reconciliation Week, City of South Perth Libraries will host local indigenous acoustic duo Mad Dash to showcase their creative process and music.

Come along and listen to Mad Dash create contemporary Noongar nursery rhymes. The duo including Ashonique Coffin and Dan Chandler will be happy to chat, answer questions or explain their process for creating Noongar nursery rhymes.

Don't miss your chance to watch musicians create new music and discuss aspects of their music and creative process.

Mad Dash will be spending time at both library branches:

South Perth Library

  • Friday 27 May 9.30am-5.30pm
  • Saturday 28 May 10am-4pm
  • Monday 30 May 9.30am-5.30pm

Manning Library

  • Tuesday 31 May 9.30am-5.30pm
  • Wednesday 1 June 9.30am-7pm
  • Thursday 2 June 9.30am-5.30pm

About the artists

Mad Dash is made up of Ashonique Coffin and Dan Chandler. Ashonique is a Nyiyiparli / Wadarndi singer who has been studying music at Perth Creative College for the last two years. Dan is a Minang / Noongar musician, who specialises in classical and contemporary guitar methods.

South Perth Library