Now in its seventh year the Sydney International Women’s Jazz Festival is a week-long celebration of the artistry of the women in jazz, uniting musicians from around the globe and across Australia. From modest beginnings it has grown into one of the major events on the Australian music calendar.
HELEN SUNG WITH THE SYDNEY WOMEN'S JAZZ COLLECTIVE
Identified by Wynton Marsalis as an artist to watch and winner of the Mary Lou Williams piano competition, Helen Sung seamlessly integrates the jazz and classical worlds.Helen Sung will perform with the Australian 10 piece powerhouse, that is the; Sydney Women’s Jazz Collective.
Andrea Keller’s Still Night – a song-cycle combining poetry and original music – is an exquisitely beautiful meditation on grief and loss. Featuring Vince Jones.
Supported by Bonniesongs, the sydney-based art-folk virtuoso, performs ethereal music – her lilting vocals floating over gentle peaks of acoustic and electronic instruments.