jazz and improvised music


 

EAMON DILWORTH, VIATA ALBUM LAUNCH

Sydney composer and trumpeter Eamon Dilworth presents his new ensemble and album Viata, 'Life' in Romanian.  This album launch brings together highly regarded improvisers and composers Alister Spence, Jonathan Zwartz, Carl Morgan and Paul Derricott to form a pensive soundtrack that captures the mood of Eamon's Romanian wandering.  They are supported by Kate Wadey Trio, known for their charm and sophistication  within a characterful swing jazz flare.
  
When: 8pm Saturday 28 July  
Where: The Sound Lounge, Seymour Centre  
Tickets: $30/ $25/ $25/ $20 Purchase here  
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TRIGGER ARTIST: PRESENTING JACQUES EMERY AND BAND 

Each season we spotlight an outstanding early career composer and improviser as our Trigger Artist.  Double bassist Jacques Emery will perform his compositions in collaboration with two of Sydney’s most versatile and established improvisers, pianist Matt McMahon and drummer James Waples.  Supporting them is the winner of the 2013 Jann Rutherford Memorial Award, Jodie Michael who explores avant-garde repertoire, uncommon song forms and melodic structures.  
 
When: 8pm Saturday 14 July  
Where: The Sound Lounge, Seymour Centre  
Tickets: $25/ $20/ $20/ $15 Purchase here  
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PAUL CUTLAN'S STRING PROJECT, MERGE/EMERGE

Paul Cutlan's string project is back with a new work that reflects on the centenary of the "war to end all wars".  This work emphasises the exquisite texture within a refined sound world created by a string quartet and two of Australia's most experienced jazz musicians. Supporting them is Simon Barker with the launch of a double album of solo drumming chants, Urgency!


When: 8pm Saturday 21 July  
Where: The Sound Lounge, Seymour Centre  
Tickets: $35/ $30/ $30/ $25 Purchase here  
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Applications due: 5pm Friday 27 July to admin@sima.org.au
Eligibility: Aged 30 years or under as of July 1st 2018; Australia or New Zealand resident

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When: 8pm, Saturday 21 July 
Where: The Sound Lounge, Seymour Centre
Tickets: $35/ $30/ $30/ $25 Purchase here

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When: 8pm, Saturday 28 July 
Where: The Sound Lounge, Seymour Centre 
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When: 7:30pm, Monday 30 July 
Where: The Studio, Sydney Opera House  
Tickets: $20 -$45 Purchase here

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When: 8pm, Saturday 4 August 
Where: The Sound Lounge, Seymour Centre 
Tickets: $30/ $25/ $25/ $20 Purchase here

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When: 7:30pm, Saturday 11 August 
Where: Manning Bar, Manning House
Tickets: $45(Standing)/$55 (Unallocated Seating)+ Booking Fee Purchase here

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