jazz and improvised music


 


Winter Jazz:
Stu Hunter - the migration

The migration is a hard-grooving, soul-searching and cascading response to modern life, love and cultural complexity, performed with a masterful ten-piece band.



When: Thursday 9 June 8pm
 
Where: York Theatre - Seymour Centre  
Tickets & Info: HERE  



Winter Jazz: LIONEL LOUEKE 
& THE VAMPIRES

“Guitarist Lionel Loueke brings a presence to jazz unlike any other due in part to his West African upbringing heard in the
uniqueness of his playing, vocals and phrasing" allaboutjazz.com

 

When: Friday 3 June 8pm
 
Where: Sound Lounge  
Tickets & Info: HERE  


Winter Jazz: Trigger - MELISSA MONY QUARTET


Melissa’s music draws on places in time. Inspired by her time spent living abroad, she seeks to create aural scenes in which she can freely improvise.


When: Saturday 18 June (8pm)  
Where: Sound Lounge  
Tickets & Info: HERE  
   
 



happening now at sima


  Winter Jazz: Friday 3 June (8pm)
LIONEL LOUEKE AND THE VAMPIRES with special support by Miriam Lieberman
Startlingly original voice… one of the most striking jazz artists to emerge in some time New York Times INFO  BOOK NOW
Winter Jazz: Thursday 9 June (8pm)
STU HUNTER, the migration
Premiered at the Sydney Festival in January, the migration is a hard-grooving, soul-searching and cascading response to modern life, love and cultural complexity, performed with a masterful nine-piece band. INFO BOOK NOW
Winter Jazz: Saturday 18 June (8pm)
MELISSA MONY QUARTET with special support by Matt McMahon
A new artist development initiative, Trigger pairs an emerging artist with leading jazz musicians INFO
BOOKING
 
  Winter Jazz: Saturday 25 June (8pm)
SANDY EVANS: KAPTURE with special support by Tony Gorman and Bobby Singh
A masterfully performed fusion of jazz and Indian classical musics The  Music Trust
INFO  BOOKING

Winter Jazz: Saturday 9 July (8pm)
MIKE NOCK & ROGER MANINS ALBUM LAUNCH with special support by Martha Marlow
Jazz legend Mike Nock & saxophonist Roger Manins perform their interpretations of loved standards and firm favourites INFO  BOOKING
Winter Jazz: Saturday 16 July (8pm)
MUM (MASTERS, UNDY MANNELL) with special support by Ben Hauptmann and Arne Hanna
From high energy post-bop to rock, intricate ballads and free improvisation, MUM expertly moves across musical styles in an impressive display of musical freedom.  INFO  BOOKING
Winter Jazz: Saturday 23 July (8pm)
MATT SHEEN'S CLOUD APPRECIATION DAY with special support by Mary Rapp
Sheens is an original composer, one whose melodic and rhythmic ideas championed narrative over virtuosity. Sheens weaves a little minimalist magic All About Jazz INFO  BOOKING
  Winter Jazz: Saturday 30 July (8pm)
DIGITAL SEED with special support by Matilda Abraham To say that Digital Seed sounds like no other album would already be a compliment. That it is so stunningly good is a bigger one SMH INFO  BOOKING
Winter Jazz: Saturday 6 August (8pm)
JULIEN WILSON QUINTET ALBUM LAUNCH with special support by Laurence Pike
The most potent tenor to be heard in Australia these days...stupendous power SMH   INFO  BOOKING
Winter Jazz: Saturday 13 August (8pm)
GARY DALEY'S SANCTUARY with special support by James and Gary Daley
A genre-hopping exploration of musical traditions, from Appalachian folk through to classical and jazz, and fused with Indian and African percussion INFO  BOOKING
Winter Jazz: Saturday 20 August (8pm)
JEN SHYU AND SIMON BARKER with special support by Aaron Flower and Brian Campeau
One of the most creative vocalists in contemporary improvised music The Nation INFO  BOOKING
Winter Jazz: Saturday 27 August (8pm)
THE UMBRELLAS BRAVO NINO ROTA and pre-concert artist talk "Finding Nino"
A six suite concert from the films of the great Italian director Frederico Fellini  INFO  BOOKING
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