One of Australia’s most celebrated trumpeters Scott Tinkler along with Sydney based composer Andy Fiddes team up with Australia’s leading jazz orchestra for an exciting new project. Further affirming it’s artistic mission, the Sydney-based ‘Mothership’ is delivering a new program that promotes new Australian music played by cutting edge Australian musicians. Details: Date: 2nd of … Continue reading
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|Bob Henderson and Friends||Sat 23/08/2014 16:00pm||Tailors on Central, Surry Hills|
|SIMA presents George Garzone (USA) with Mike Nock Trio||Sat 23/08/2014 20:30pm||Sound Lounge, Chippendale|
Sydney Jazz News
One of Australia’s most celebrated youth jazz orchestra’s teams up with two of Australia’s leading yong jazz musicians to present an incredible celebration of Australian Music. Since its inception in the early 70s, the Sydney Conservatorium Jazz Orchestra has formed an alumni that features many of the leading lights in Australian Jazz. Comprising five saxophones, four … Continue reading
The Music Trust today announced the four finalists for the 2014 Freedman Jazz Fellowship, Australia’s premier award for excellence in jazz. 2014’s contenders for the annual scholarship are trombonist Shannon Barnett, vocalist Gian Slater and pianists Mathew Sheens and Aaron Choulai. The finalists will now have the opportunity to compete for the prestigious $15,000 cash … Continue reading
GOOD FOOD, FINE WINE AND ALL THAT JAZZ Swing, bop and shake your way to Glen Street Theatre this August for Jazz in the Glen, a full-day festival of jazz in all its diverse and wonderful forms. Kick off your Saturday morning with Live in the Glen, an exciting free event showcasing the talent of … Continue reading
Dale Barlow (born Sydney, Australia, 25 December 1959) is an Australian jazz composer and multi-instrumentalist, playing especially the tenor, alto saxophone, soprano saxophonist, baritone saxophone, and flute. In the early 1980s Barlow moved to New York, where he was a member of two groups, the Cedar Walton Quartet and Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers. Barlow has … Continue reading
Chick Corea and Gary Burton are playing at the Opera House this Tuesday night – and we have two double passes to give away! To be in the draw, all you need to do is like and share this facebook status, or click the twitter button below to tweet about the concert! Tweet Good luck!
Sonic Mayhem Orchestra is a 12 piece band that performs original compositions and arrangements at Lazybones Lounge (294 Marrickville Road, upstairs, entrance off Illawarra) every Monday night from 8.30-11.30! You won’t regret braving a Monday night out to see this band, it’s made up of some of the best musicians in Sydney playing arrangements and … Continue reading
Divergence Jazz Orchestra will be launching their debut album “The Opening Statement” tomorrow night at Foundry616. Don’t miss this! See the gig guide for details!