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Special Event – Silent Movie and Christmas Music – Coburg Town Hall Pipe Organ

1 hour presentation including Christmas Music and a Silent Film with the soundtrack played live by Scott Harrison on the Coburg Town Hall pipe organ.

This special event will be the first time the instrument has been heard publicly for many years.

Built in 1929 to provide mood music and sound effects to accompany the films of the silent era, this will be a chance to experience what movie going was like in the 1920’s.

A selection of popular Christmas favourites will be played on the instrument prior to the movie.

2023 sees the Coburg Town Hall celebrate 100 years of operation. The Town hall was purpose built to function as both a cinema and Civic auditorium, it commenced showing films in 1925.


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