Downward Dog Music

Prana House is delighted to bring you Downward Dog Music. On the first Saturday of each month we will be hosting and creating space for a beautiful night supporting the incredible and vast local Melbourne music scene, collaborating with the best Melbourne has to offer. Please join us in celebrating and supporting the wonders of music and live local artists.


First Saturday of every month


Concert starts at 8PM


$25 per ticket / $20 conc for Prana House Students

Tickets can be bought via EventBrite or at the door for $30



Emma Gilmartin has gained a reputation as one of Australia’s most talented jazz vocalists. Her voice is undeniably beautiful with The Age Green saying, “…a crystalline purity of vibrato-less tone and flawless pitch’. Since the success of this first recording, Emma has performed regularly with her jazz quartet throughout Australia and beyond. Emma’s second album Songe was released through Move records in 2005. This beautiful CD features the undeniable talents of Will Poskitt (piano), Ben...

Past Events


BROOKE TAYLOR & DELSINKI w/ Special Guest Justin Brady

Brooke Taylor is a Melbourne-based singer and guitarist. Her music style encompasses alternative folk, roots and country-pop elements. Taylor writes about the human condition, drawing listeners in with her strong storytelling and raw emotion. Her songs are layered with rhythm guitar melodies, honey-toned vocals and soulful lyrics.


Stephen Magnusson and Lucas Michailidis

Prana House is proud to present Stephen Magnusson and Lucas Michailidis as part of the Downward Dog Series. For over twenty-five years both players have forged distinctive and striking identities; Magnusson in the contemporary jazz arena and Michailidis on the acoustic guitar. For the first time, they join together in a solo and duo format to share a mutual sensibility. Inhabiting the intersection between improvisation and composition, expect a night of fierce music making and warm...


TUVA FINSERÅS is a singer/songwriter originally from Drøbak, Norway, but shifted her entire life to Melbourne in early 2015. Tuva creates a never-ending and bewildering range of music, every note composed and arranged by her, all with her slightly off-kilter, intriguingly odd Scandinavian sensibility – a complete, 360-degree musician. Tuva’s latest output sees her begin work with producer Benjamin McCarthy (Alex The Astronaut, Gordi, nyck), who was instantly captivated after seeing her show in early...



A mash up of musicians and composers from Melbourne’s vibrant music scene, AHC feature Andrea Keeble’s new album ‘Congratulations’ performing songs composed for string quintet and percussion, with exquisite vocals by Dan Witton, woven between compositions exploring classical strings, jazz, improvisation and the avant-garde.  Helen Mountfort (My Friend the Chocolate Cake), Kylie Morrigan, Helen Ireland (Flinders Quartet) and Ronny Ferella (IshIsh) are also in on the ride from cabaret to gypsy folk and jazz to...


Bush Gothic

Defiantly modern, achingly old, this most daring of Australian bush bands from Melbourne, Australia perform songs of criminal women and desperate men from an era of transportation, adventure and gold.  Described in The Guardian as an, ‘edgy rising folk star’. Concerts in Australian gaols, concert halls and goldfields have been reviewed as ‘outstanding’, ‘mesmerising…utterly riveting’.


Justin Brady Music & Phil Collings

Justin Brady, the multi instrumentalist is well known for his role as an original key member of the ARIA Award winning group " Things Of Stone & Wood " and as a Gold harmonica champion as well as contributing to many major musical acts in the country recordings and touring. For the first time, Justin is now doing his own project which is a dynamic performance of contemporary folk and roots music mixed with some haunting original pieces that reflect our landscape and culture...