jazz and improvised music


 

International Winter Series:
Greg Osby Quartet (US)

@ THE BASEMENT

his itchy lines find a balance between fierce power and cunning design.- Barnes & Noble

DATE: Saturday 3rd May
TIME: 8:00pm
VENUE: The Basement, 7 Macquarie St
TICKETS: $49.50/$44.50




International Winter Series: Joshua Redman Quartet (US)

 @ A.I.M. 55 FOVAEUX ST, SURRY HILLS

Every time you hear Redman, he’s at a higher level The New York Times
 


DATE: SUNDAY 8 JUNE
TIME: 8:00pm
VENUE: THE SOUND LOUNGE
TICKETS: $49.50/$44.50
 

Ben Hauptmann Launches - LEKKER

 
DATE: SATURDAY 26 APRIL
TIME: 8:30pm
VENUE: FBi Social Club, Kings Cross Hotel
TICKETS: $10


 

what's on This Month
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HAPPY 30TH ANNIVERSARY SIMA! 
SIMA is turning 30 this year and we are celebrating this milestone with a program of special events that pay homage to the music and artists who have shaped Australian jazz. Look out for our Special 30th event notifications. Upcoming: Andrea Keller's From Ether
 

EASTER AND ANZAC DAY TRADING
PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE WILL BE NO SIMA PERFORMANCES OVER EASTER OR ON ANZAC DAY
 
SATURDAY 26 APRIL
BEN HAUPTMANN'S LEKKER LAUNCH
SUPPORTED BY SIMA AND YUM YUM TREE RECORDS @ FBi Social Club
Enjoy the luscious sounds of guitarist Ben Hauptmann’s new album“Lekker”. Packed with retro delights, glorious midi, tasty samples and live instrumentation from some of the choicest musos in the country, this is a palette of sonic flavours both delicious and hip, sure to put a tingle in your tasetbuds and a smile on your lips. With support from post-rock instrumental maestros Danaides and words from Luke Escombe, the Lekker launch is your ticket to a fun-filled musical feast. MORE INFO AND BOOKINGS
 

SIMA'S INTERNATIONAL WINTER SERIES IS ON SALE NOW! Check out the program on-line here

 
SATURDAY 3RD MAY
GREG OSBY QUARTET (US) @ THE BASEMENT

his itchy lines find a balance between fierce power and cunning design.- Barnes & Noble
Perhaps the master musician of his generation as an outstanding forward thinker, group leader and organizing force in jazz, catch Greg Osby with a stellar Sydney rhythm section!
BOOK ONLINE NOW OR MORE INFO
 
  SUNDAY 8TH JUNE
JOSHUA REDMAN QUARTET (US) @ AIM
Son of the legendary Dewey Redman, Joshua is widely recognised as the giant of the tenor saxophone. Catch his all-star NY quartet featuring pianist Aaron Goldberg – described as “a modern improviser of great clarity, finesse, and dexterity” – the exuberantly fluent bassist Reuben Rogers, and Gregory Hutchinson, “the drummer of his generation” (Jazz Magazine). BOOK ONLINE NOW
 
     

Seriously dig jazz? 2014 Memberships Available!
Join SIMA and sleep easy knowing you support exhilarating conversation and artful improvisation, jazz education and development. It's a sweet deal! A membership is just $50/$40 for 12 months. With 25% off tickets for members, sign up now and start saving. Join the jazz community and live music in moment. Join/Renew Online


 

   


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