The pandemic upended the lives of many. Musicians were particularly vulnerable to the massive economic shocks, with many losing their jobs, and with all venues shutting down overnight.
DOORS CLOSE, WINDOWS OPEN
Judith Neilson was immediately attuned to the existential threat facing the local community. Behind Doors commissioned performances from Sydney musicians and allowed them to connect with their fans behind doors.
Over 100 local musicians and bands collaborated with Phoenix. They delivered virtuosic performances across the spectrum of genres, running from classical, to jazz, experimental, blues, country, and rockabilly.