jazz and improvised music


 


Sean Foran - "Frame of Reference" Album Launch



“Lyrical expression in the manner of pianists John Taylor or Bobo Stenson” – BBC Online
 



When: Wednesday 19 October (8pm)
 
Where: Foundry616  
Tickets & Info: HERE  


Ingrid and Christine Jensen (CAN/US) and the Mike Nock Trio


"[Christine Jensen is] an original voice on the international jazz scene…and one of Canada’s most compelling composers” - The Globe and Mail

 

 

When: Thursday 3 November (8.30pm)
 
Where: Foundry616  
Tickets: HERE  


Melissa Aldana Trio (CHILE/US)



"The intricacies and unpredictability of Aldana's solos, as well as the subtlety of her interactions with her collaborators, make for fascinating listening…" Chicago Tribune






When: Wednesday 2 November (8.30pm)  
Where: Foundry616  
Tickets: HERE  
 


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  Sean Foran "Frame of Reference" Album Launch
Wednesday 19 October (8pm)
Foundry 616


“Lyrical expression in the manner of pianists John Taylor or Bobo Stenson” – BBC Online
INFO/BOOKING

  Melissa Aldana Trio (CHILE/US)
Wednesday 2 November (8.30pm)
Foundry 616


“The intricacies and unpredictability of Aldana's solos, as well as the subtlety of her interactions with her collaborators, make for fascinating listening… “ Chicago Tribune
INFO/BOOKING
Ingrid and Christine Jensen (CAN/US)
and Mike Nock Trio
Thursday 3 November (8.30pm)
Foundry 616


“Ingrid Jensen is without a doubt, one of the most exciting trumpet players on the contemporary scene.” - Jazz Journal UK
INFO/BOOKING
 
Sydney Women’s Jazz Collective
Friday 4 and Monday 7 November (8.30pm)
Foundry 616


Led by Ellen Kirkwood and Hannah James, it is a 10-piece powerhouse, created especially for the festival with special guests Ingrid and Christine Jensen.
INFO/BOOKING
 
Tricia Evy Trio (FR)
Saturday 5 November (8.30pm)
Foundry 616


“This woman is goddess like!” CHINA MOSES, Paris Jazz Playlist
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  Shannon Barnett Quartet (GER/AUS)
Sunday 6 November (8.30pm)

Foundry 616

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  That Red Head
Tuesday 8 November (8.30pm)
Foundry 616


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  Microfiche
Wednesday 9 November (8.30pm)
Foundry 616

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  Festival Band Night: Sorcha Albuquerque Trio, Crossover & Pheno
Wednesday 2 November (7.30pm)
Venue 505


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  Tara Tiba Sextet (IRAN/AUS)
Friday 11 November (8.30pm)
Foundry 616

“Naturally soulful voice and astonishing vocal technique...A Persian Dream is breaking new ground by deftly and delicately fusing Persian classical music and Jazz." - Rhythms
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  Hieronymus Trio featuring Gian Slater
Saturday 12 November (5pm)
Foundry 616


Performance and presentation of the Jann Rutherford Memorial Award
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Gian Slater, Barney McAll, Simon Barker
Saturday 12 November (9pm)
Foundry 616


"Combining graceful lyrics with wordless vocals that slid over the languid roll of the rhythm section….Slater extemporizing in delicate, pitch perfect phrases." Jessica Nicholas (The Age)
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  The WAYJO Composer in Residence is a paid commission to create 3 new works for the Wednesday Night Orchestra (WNO) with no creative restrictions. This opportunity is open nationally for composers aged 30 or under. MORE HERE

The WAYJO Associate Composer in Residence is a paid commission to create  new works for the Wednesday Night Orchestra (WNO) with no creative restrictions. This opportunity is open to West Australian composers aged 21 or under. The commissions will be performed at the Perth International Jazz Festival in early June 2017 (TBC). MORE HERE