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Merry Christmas!

How does Jack Frost get to work? By icicles不不不#whosjackfrost?? #theresnojackfrostinaustralia #southernhemispherechristmas #webehothere #merrychristmas #christmascrackerjokes #crackerjokesarethebest不不不 Wishing you and yours much love and laughter this Christmas time! Don’t forget to #laughatlamejokes

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Me no speak Latin … until now

This pic was taken side stage just as we were getting ready to perform to a whole lot of Nonnas and Nonnos at Club Italia last night … ah the dream time! Note the big cheesy smile on my face … yep this moment was captured BEFORE I found out there was a Latin verse 3 (as in the language of Ancient Rome and it’s empire, unknown and dead to the modern world) in O Come All Ye Faithful… oh so you didn’t know about the Latin verse 3 … yeh neither did I until I was already on stage and said verse comes up on the overhead screen. Ah there’snothing like flying by the seam of my skirt with these kids! Bwahahahahhahah!

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A Jubilicious Christmas to one and all!

Wishing everyone a very Jubilicious Christmas! A little sneaky pic from last night’s happy place – Jubilation singers singing up a storm on Avalon Beach for Carols on the Beach* 2018.

*not only is this one of the most joyous, fun-filled gigs on the Jubilation calendar, it is also the time where @miss_bless and I get to brush off our inner Mariah Careys and belt out ‘All I want for Christmas” as a duet. Ah, the season is complete!

curtesy of @miss_bless & co.

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NEW Gift Certificates are IN!!!

Right in time for Christmas! New gift certificates hot off the printing press – and they’re pretty fantastic if I do say so myself! woohoo! A big massive thank you to my gorgeous friend Bec Ng for helping me consolidate my ideas and for the ah-mazing hand written script. I am so blessed to have such talented people like Bec around me to make my ideas reality.

The gift of music is the gift that keeps on giving, so why not purchase some singing lessons or some live music for a special occasion for your loved ones today #thegiftofmusic #singjustbecause #singinglessons #thegiftthatkeepsgiving #justintimeforChristmas #sing #musicmakestheworldgoround

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Jubilation at Carols on the Beach, Avalon

Ah, one of the great joys of Christmas is being able to bring the festive cheer as part of Jubilation to Carols on the Beach at Avalon. Thankfully this year the power stayed on for the whole gig (last year the power shorted in the middle of the set and we were left to sing in the dark with only Moses on drums to accompany us – the show must go on!) and the crowd lavished us with their love and attention as we sang and danced the night away. To my fellow Jubes, love you girls to the moon and back! A massive thank you to the organisers for having us and for always putting on an amazing spread afterwards =p #bestgreenroomtreatment and last but certainly not the least, thank you to Joy and Dave for your constant love, leadership and for all that you have made Jubilation to be.

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Carols in the Domain 2016

Carols in the Domain (CITD) is undoubtedly the annual highlight in Jubilation’s performance calendar, and 2016 was certainty no exception. Not only did we get to reunite with some awesome Jubies, hang out with Leo Sayer and Georgie Parker backstage but also share the stage with the beautiful Pauline and ever amazing Prinnie Stevens in her CITD debut =)

Prinnie not only calls Joy “Aunty Joy”, but has had a deep affiliation with the Jubes family for more years than anyone can remember, having grown up with Joy’s daughter Jade and making countless appearances as a featured artist at many of Joy’s ‘Sing for Joy’ vocal camps. Prinnie even came out of her air-conditioned dressing room to come and play ‘Cards Against Humanity” the very un-PC card game with us in our tent – she’s not only crazily talented but super super down-to-earth and has a wicked sense of humour! Anyways here are a few pics from backstage, rehearsals, set plots, stage and other misc in-between moments – enjoy!

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Nothing like a little bit of Dami to get everyone in the Christmas Spirit

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Carols on the Beach (Avalon) ft. Jubilation

What a fantastic night and a beautiful receptive crowd we had at Avalon Beach on the weekend for their big annual Carols on the Beach. Jubilation were the featured artists and despite a temporary black out in the second set (where of course the singing and revelry continued, with Moses MacRae on the drums powering through as accompaniment), the crowd’s applause and cheers, in all their festiveness and glee, rang throughout the whole beach. What a privilege to share in this joyous occasion and add a little sparkle to this gorgeous community, as we celebrate the onset of Christmas 2016!

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Carols in the Domain 2015

Ah Carols in the Domain! It is always a stellar night both on and off stage, and this year was no exception. What a privilege for Jubilation to be the only featured gospel vocal group and an even bigger privilege to support two of Australia’s finest artists, Paulini and Big T (X Factor). So much fun, so many stories … enjoy! (pictures of Big T and Paulini taken from zimbio.com)

Click below for some sneaky videos taken backstage =)
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“We’re about to go on …”
Encore Big T

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It’s MICKEY! He and Minnie came all the way to OZ to revel in the festivities. #childhooddreamcometrue
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SANTA FEST feat. JUBILATION

As part of this year’s SANTA FEST Jubilation will be performing at the Palm Grove (just behind the Sydney Visitor Centre, beside the IMAX cinema), Darling Harbour Friday 4 December 2015 from 7pm. Come down for a sing and celebrate the coming of Christmas with Jubilation-infused carols; we promise you’ll be singing, shouting and stomping all things Christmasy in no time.

For more info > www.darlingharbour.com/whats-on/merry-music-mix/program/jubilation

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