Conference Dinner, Wednesday 5 June 2017
Rochelle Pitt is an indigenous singer/songwriter and entertainer who's here to make a statement about the strength, beauty and love we have inside us. Her vocal tone and ability has the power to stop a crowd in its tracks and gives goose bumps to all who listen to her God given gift. I want people to feel uplifted and positive when listening to my vocal performance, music is therapy, love and life. It nourishes our soul and puts us in a good place, everyone should get something from music". Rochelle is an X Factor 2014's top 8 finalist and showed diversity in her ability to sing a variety of genres with her soul/blues style. Rochelle released her latest EP Soul Mumma in November 2016 and continues to perform across Australia at corporate & community events, festivals and conferences. "I will never stop singing, its who i am, its part of me". Get ready to be moved to great heights, and enjoy the ride on the Soul Mama Train.
‘The NightShift’ is a group made up of professional musicians, producers, teachers and audio engineers. Led by one of Cairns’ most in demand musicians and music producers, Will Kepa, they are influenced by the sounds of the world, deriving from the roots of Reggae, RnB, Soul, Hip Hop, Funk, Motown and much more. Front-man Danny Bani, who hails from Thursday Island in the Torres Straits, has been impressing audiences in Cairns and surrounding areas with his extraordinary vocal abilities. From Michael Jackson to Elvis Presley, John Mayer to Shaggy, and Bob Marley to Whitney Houston, Danny and the band are no doubt sure to entertain, and have you calling out for more!