Music and Performances

Book Karen for your event

Karen performs in various settings

  • Arts Centres (in Concert Evening Performances)
  • Arts Centres (Morning Melodies)
  • Festivals
  • Corporate Conventions
  • Theatre (vocal soundscape compositions)
  • Sporting Events (national anthem)
  • Awards and Commemoration Ceremonies
  • Christmas Concerts
  • Carols by Candlelight

Book Karen for an Event

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Karen collaborates with various musicians in accordance with the requirements and is happy to discuss with you. Please forward details regarding your event, size of audience, venue details and date and we will be in touch!

Daily edition interviews Karen
The Seekers at Christmas with Karen Knowles

Upcoming and Previous Events

Upcoming Events
Previous live performances
Special events
Christmas Carols
Corporate Events

For Karen’s upcoming events and to book please click here

Mothers Day Concert, Melbourne Concert Hall
Suncorp Mothers Day Concert, Brisbane
World Vision Family Day Concert
Anti-Cancer Council Concert, Melbourne
Shrine Memorial Concert, Melbourne
Olympic Committee Dinner, Adelaide
September 2019, Capitol Theatre, Bendigo, Victoria
September 2019 The Song Balm Series with Karen Knowles at Whitegums Alice Springs
November 2019 – Logan Entertainment Centre, Queensland
November 2019 – Cairns Performing Arts Centre
November 2019 – Townsville Civic Theatre
December 2019 Knox Carols by Candlelight, Victoria (public event)
December 2019 – WGAC (West Gippsland Arts Centre), Warragul, Victoria

Melbourne Concert Hall with the Orchestra of the Stars • Warana Festival with the Queensland Pops Orchestra, Riverstage, Brisbane • Melbourne Concert Hall with the National Boys Choir • Adelaide Town Hall with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra • Melbourne Town Hall with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra • Brisbane Concert Hall with the Queensland Philharmonic Orchestra • Robert Blackwood Hall with the Victorian Welsh Choir, Melbourne • South Bank Parklands, Brisbane • Belvoir Amphitheatre, Perth • Crown Casino, Melbourne (numerous) • Jupiters Casino with Don Burrows, Gold Coast, Queensland • Solo concerts at Performing Arts Centres Australia wide • Australian Olympic Committee Dinner, Adelaide • Prime Ministers’ Dinner for Melbourne’s Olympic Bid • NBL Semi Final and Final Series, Tennis Centre, Melbourne • Australian Tourism Awards, Canberra • ABM Top 500 Business People of the Year Awards, Sydney • Young President’s Awards, Melbourne • Queensland Fashion Awards, Brisbane • Australian Chamber of Manufacturers Dinner, Melbourne • Chinese Professional Businessman Association Function, Melbourne • Australia Day Commitee Concert, Brisbane • Australian Society Ball, Capitol Theatre, Tokyo, Japan • Expo ’90 Osaka, Japan with The Seekers • Reconciliation Convention, Melbourne (Opening and Closing ceremonies) • Papal Visit Concert, Brisbane • WA Week Womens Forum, Kunnunnurra, Western Australia • Capers Melbourne and Chapel Off Chapel Melbourne

Carols By Candlelight, Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne
Lord Mayors Carols By Candlelight, Riverstage, Brisbane (numerous)
Carols In The Domain, Sydney
Carols By Candlelight, Elder Park, Adelaide
Seaworld Carols By Candlelight, Gold Coast
Forest Lake Carols By Candlelight, Brisbane (numerous)
Carols By Candlelight, Albury (numerous)
Carols By Candlelight, Fremantle, Western Australia
Carols by Candlelight (numerous events Australia wide)

UTAG National Conference, Melbourne
Mercedes Benz E Class Launch, Brisbane
Toyota Convention, Sydney
Ford Convention, Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne
GMH Holden Convention, Adelaide
Mobil Convention, Melbourne
Castrol Oil Convention, Sydney
Coca Cola Centenary Celebration Convention, Sydney
IDA Amway Convention, Brisbane and Melbourne
Colonial Mutual Convention, Gold Coast
Commercial Union Convention, Sydney
AMP National Convention, Adelaide
Singapore Airlines Convention, Melbourne
Foodland Convention, Perth
Big Ben Foods Convention, Melbourne
Nubrik Convention, Melbourne

List of Karen’s Recordings

  • “Why Won’t You Explain” Single
    (Gold record) Australia (Fable) 1981
  • “Why Won’t You Explain” Single
    New Zealand (RCA) 1981
  • “Why Won’t You Explain” Single
    U.K. (PRT) 1982
  • “You Are The Reason” Album
        (Platinum record) Australia (Fable) 1982
  • “You Are The Reason” Album
        Malaysia (WEA) 1982
  • “Loves Us All” Album
        (Gold record) Australia (Fable) 1982
  • “Loves Us All” Album
        Malaysia (WEA) 1983
  • “The Third Time” Album
        Australia (Fable) 1983
  • “You Don’t Know Love” Single
    Australia (Fable) 1984++ Many of the songs included on the
    You are the reason and Loves Us All
    albums are now included in the
    By Request and On a clear day” CD releases available at our Shop 

++ CDs, DVD & digital downloads in bold above available at our Shop.

Please note our shop is the official way to buy Karen’s music where Karen will receive royalties (unlike iTunes, Spotify and other platforms).

Albums & Video

2019 ″Big River Australian Cast” Album Australia (RR) 1989

“A Night of Carols” Album
Australia (ANA) 1991 / 2018

“Moonglow” Album
U.S. / worldwide 1992

By Request” Album
Australia 1999/2000 / 2018

“Christmas in Concert” Video Australia 1999/2000

“On a clear day” Album
Australia 2003/2004/2018

“From the heart” DVD
Australia 2006

“Moonglow” re-released by Fone throughout Europe

Solid Ground CD or digital download 2019

Karen Knowles Live in Concert – DVD (digital download only)