“McMahon’s playing is ravishing … the music is as good as any current piano-trio jazz”. John Shand, Sydney Morning Herald Winner of many prestigious awards, including the Freedman and National Jazz Awards, Matt McMahon is a leading Australian pianist/composer whose exciting work is appreciated by audiences and critics alike. An active collaborator with the likes … Continue reading
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|Swingin’ Blades (every week)||Sun 23/11/2014 15:30pm||Marrickville Golf Club, Marrickville|
|JAZZ – Harold Park Hotel – Every Sunday!||Sun 23/11/2014 16:00pm||Harold Park Hotel, Glebe|
|Kinetic Jazz Festival||Sun 23/11/2014 17:30pm||St Luke’s Hall & Church, Enmore|
Sydney Jazz News
Date: Tuesday 2 December Event: Jazzgroove Christmas Party and Fundraiser Where: Foundry 616 Time: 7-11pm Cost: $15 for members / $20 general Come celebrate Jazzmas, a Jazzgroove Christmas. Three sensational bands featuring performers from our 2014 Targeted Performers Series plus past & present Jazzgroove artists coming together as the Jazzgroove Retrospect Orchestra formed just for … Continue reading
Date: Tuesday 11 November Event: Jazzgroove Presents G.O.D and Lightcycle Doors: 7pm Music: 8pm Cost: $8 for members / $15 general public 8pm – Lightcycle Lightcycle returns to Jazzgroove to present another night of groove music. Formed in 2013 the band combines the worlds of electronic and acoustic music. Through original compositions by Tim and … Continue reading
It is Rava’s ravishing lyricism, his pure, burnished tone infused with both warmth and a hint of human vulnerability, that makes this consistently absorbing, musically album so special – London Jazz News Enrico Rava is Italy’s greatest jazz musician and one of the outstanding figures on the European jazz scene for the last five decades. … Continue reading
2014 is a special year for young bass player, band leader and composer, Siebe Pogson. As well as recording his first CD with his jazz-funk outfit, “Funk Engine”, he graduated from the Sydney Conservatorium with a degree in classical piano studying under Gerard Willens. Although Siebe continues to teach and perform on keyboards for years … Continue reading
Yep, you heard right, you could see Pat Metheny, Chris Potter, Antonio Sanchez, Ben Williams and Giulio Carmassi FOR FREE! To go in the draw, all you need to do is click on the Facebook post below and share it to your profile. Post by Jazz in Sydney Gig Guide.
The new season of Jazz at the Pines started on Sunday 21st September with over 300 jazz fans attending and runs through to 17th May. Located in the grounds of historic Roughley House it is a great setting to relax and enjoy an afternoon of jazz and a picnic. Tables can be booked in advance … Continue reading
The Jac are to debut in Australia with a lightening tour, playing 7 dates over just 8 days in Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney and Canberra. The band, led by alto saxophonist and composer Jake Baxendale, features some of New Zealand’s finest musical talent from the jazz, classical and metal scenes. The Jac released their debut … Continue reading