NSW young women's jazz workshops 2017 showcase
||Wednesday 20 September 2017
||Music Cafe, Sydney Conservatorium of Music
||$15 / $10 Tickets
Presented by the Sydney Improvised Music Association (SIMA) and the Sydney Conservatorium Open Academy
SIMA's Young Women's Jazz Workshops, est. 2002
Recognised as the leading course for young women who are interested in pursuing a jazz career, join students and tutors of the 2017 Young Women's Jazz Workshops for their grand finale graduating concert.
ABC Jazz is proud to be a longstanding Media Partner of the Young Women's Jazz Workshops and will be awarding prizes for Most Improved on the evening.
Enjoy an evening of energetic jazz with two ensembles of exciting young soloists, led by two of Sydney's best known jazz artists, trombonist Alex Silver and trumpeter and composer Ellen Kirkwood.
With ages ranging 14 years and over, participants have honed their jazz skills in brass, percussion, strings, vocals and more over the course led by Alex and Ellen, and the tutelage of greats such as Monique Lysiak, Hannah James and Sandy Evans.
Come and support our newest female jazz artists-in-the-making and share in their excitement, new skills and confidence!
Don’t forget to book, seating is limited! We look forward to seeing you there.