01 Nov Live by the Vines at Mount Majura Vineyard
Friday 22nd March 2019 | Live by the Vines tickets here.
Local musicians Leisa Keen and John Mackey will be live by the vines on Friday the 22nd from 6pm. We will be opening from 5:30 for everyone to grab a spot, taste some wine, collect their Schmicnic hamper and settle in for a great evening of food, wine and music. A $10 fee will include free wine tasting and entry on the evening. We have partnered with Schmicnics to provide gourmet picnic hampers for the evening which you will be able to pre-purchase and pick up on the night. Wine will be available for purchase by the glass or bottle and Bentspoke beers will also be available for purchase on the evening.
Leisa has been working in the Australian music industry for over 25 years, in both jazz and musical theatre/cabaret. Since 1990, Leisa has musically directed and performed in over 150 shows, including “Beauty and the Beast”, “Chess”, “A Chorus Line”, “Little Shop of Horrors”, “West Side Story”, “Jesus Christ Superstar”, “Phantom Of The Opera”, “Cats” and many others. Leisa has shared the stage with artists such as internationally acclaimed jazz vocal group The Manhattan Transfer, Jon English, Simon Gallaher, Todd McKenney, Toni Lamond, Noni Hazelhurst, Amanda Muggleton, John Foreman, and many other talented entertainers.
At 49, John has accomplished many things. At 12 he won a classical saxophone scholarship and by 14 he was already performing professionally with some of Perth’s most established jazz musicians. He performed on the Perth’s Young Entertainers at age 17. He was invited to become a member of the Young Australian Jazz Ambassadors in 1988 and continued touring and recording with them for several years, as well as television appearances on Hey Hey It’s Saturday and The Sunday program., John has performed with many legendary international musicians inlcuding, Ray Charles, B.B. King, Dame Kiri Tekanawa, Nat Adderley, Kurt Elling, Eddie Henderson, Roy Hargrove, Red Rodney, Kenny Werner, Bob Mintzer, Richie Cole, Johnny Griffin, Al Cohn, Woody Herman, Ralph Moore, Mark Levine, Don Rader, Ronnie Scott, Jim McNeely, Mike Nock and Australian legends including, James Morrison, Vince Jones, Dale Barlow, Bernie McGann, Roger Frampton, Andrew Gander, Matt McMahon, James Muller, Carl Mackey, Jamie Oehlers, Troy Roberts, Jonathan Zwartz, Miroslav Bukovsky and many more.
Schmicnic Live by the Vines Hamper for 2
$80 for two
Roasted pumpkin, leek and feta tart (v)
Togarashi & lime charcoal corn (v, gf)
BBQ chicken wings (gf, df)
Sourdough bread roll & butter
Baby burrata & heirloom tomato salad (v, gf) Garlic and herb roasted field mushrooms, hummus, olive oil and seed dukkha (gf, df, v)
Smoked salmon pastrami, mums potato salad, capers, mayonnaise, cornichon (df, gf)
Espresso chocolate tart
- $10 entry per person
- $100 includes entry for 2 plus Schmicnic hamper for 2
- $80 Schmicnic hamper for 2 only