Ngaiire has never been one to reside within the confines of a musical box, constantly bleeding out the corners owing to having such a diverse upbringing. Migrating to Australia from Papua New Guinea at the ready age of 16, the challenge of cultural adjustment led her to find solace in, what seemed to her, the familiar souls of Sarah Vaughan and Jeff Buckley, both present in her vocal style today.


Fri, Dec 27 3:20PM Grande

Ancient Culture, New Conversations: Ngaiire

Drawing on her experiences growing up in Papua New Guinea, Ngaiire’s careercrosses genres and artforms.

Fri, Dec 27 11:00AM Talking Circle