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City Recital Hall and Ragazzi Wine and Pasta are partnering up this summer to couple exquisite food and wine with exceptional live music in the laneways. This is the ideal summer treat where you can relax outside with a tipple and soak up some live music that we have all missed so much. 

Award-winning vocalist and electric violinist, Fem Belling, brings her delectable, live show to the laneways this summer. 

“A breathtaking storyteller through music”, "a master force in standards singing", she will hold you transfixed long after her final note. With her powerhouse vocals, sophisticated jazz palate, and spectacular breadth of range she brings an afternoon of delicious musical surprises.

Entry is via Pitt Street. 

View food and wine menu prepared by Ragazzi.


Summer Lunch Series is supported by City of Sydney 


Find out about the other events in Summer Lunch Series here. 

Belling is a pocket rocket with a versatile vocal palette and a gift for improvisation. If it's music you want to hear, you won't be disappointed by these lush and limber jazz styling’s

The Herald Sun

Vocalist and violinist, Fem Belling, has imprinted herself as one of Australia's most formidable and in-demand performers. Her African Jazz roots powerfully augment her unique musicality and interpretations. With tandem voice and violin improvisation, Fem is a master force in the art of standard’s-singing.

Hailing from musical dynasty, she has performed at Soho Jazz Fest, Bennetts Lane, JazzLab, Paris Cat, The Royal Variety Show, North Sea Jazz Festival, Hong Kong Jazz Festival, Melbourne International Jazz Festival, WOMAD, White Night, Port Fairy Festival, and Wangaratta Jazz. Belling has also performed with Gregory Porter, Emanuel Harrold, Reggie Watts, Femi Kuti, Darius Brubeck, Joe Chindamo, John Foreman, Hugh Masekela and, The Public Opinion Afro Orchestra (ARIA nomination).

A West End leading lady with a fierce CV of Musicals to her name: Liza Minelli in The Boy From Oz, Tracy Turnblad in Hairspray, Fame, Cats, Jesus Christ Superstar.

Visitor Safety Information

As a COVID-19 tracing protocol, we will require all patrons to check in via QR code through the Service NSW App at the entrance. All data will be stored securely and will be deleted after the mandatory 28 day period. 

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Before you arrive at City Recital Hall, familiarise yourself with our new venue protocols here.

Please do not attend this event if you are feeling unwell. If you have tickets and are no longer able to attend:

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Details correct at the time of publication.