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February 2024



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Underwards – Album Launch

Johnston Street Jazz 81 Johnston St, Annandale, NSW, Australia

Led by award-winning trumpeter and composer Ellen Kirkwood, Underwards features some of Sydney’s most exciting, versatile and creative musicians. Their music, like nature, combines beauty, mystery, colour and rhythm, but also leans into the ways humans experience nature; sometimes with joy or calm, other times melancholy or bewilderment, even awe.

Hekka – everywhere i go my body goes with me

Red Rattler Theatre 6 Faversham St, Marrickville, NSW, Australia

HEKKA is a Sydney based instrumental trio who marries their live intensity and virtuosity with a vibrant electronic approach. The band traverses loops, pulses and improvisations to assert themselves as one of the most exciting groups to emerge from Sydney in many years.

Tom Thorp Quartet (UK)

Foundry 616 616 Harris St, Ultimo, NSW, Australia

Tom Thorp is a multi-award-winning saxophonist and composer from the UK. His playing has taken him all over the world as a jazz soloist, original artist, and session musician. Having worked with as diverse a range of artists/ensembles as the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; Manchester indie-rave legend, Happy Mondays frontman Shaun Ryder; James Brown’s very […]

$27 – $52

MNC – Runa Cara // Bungarribee

Church St Studios 62-68 Church St, Camperdown, NSW, Australia

“It’s a rare sensation these days, but there is still such exhilaration in being taken to the edge of the possible” – JOHN SHAND, Sydney morning herald Bungarribee, led by highly respected pianist, accordionist and composer Gary Daley, features pre‑eminent Australian musicians. Each has made significant contributions to jazz, classical and world music. As a […]

Church St Studios

Jazz Upstairs featuring Sam Gill’s Scattered

St Stephens Uniting Church 197 Macquarie St, Sydney, NSW, Australia

"its magic will bear rewards. Gill's distinctive aesthetic is a valuable one, and this is an especially potent ensemble for enacting it" - Troy Dostert, All about jazzSaxophonist Sam Gill presents his quintet Scattered for their first outing of 2023! Drawing on the worlds of jazz, chamber music & folk, the band conjures evocative multi-part […]

St Stephen's Uniting Church

Live @ Low 302 | McMahon Barnett Sextet

Low 302 302 Crown St, Surry Hills, NSW, Australia

BLOW with the McMahon Barnett Sextet LIVE at Low 302In celebration of 40 years on air since 1983, Eastside Radio is hosting a series of intimate concerts at Low 302 presented by your favourite presenters. Every month we’re inviting a selection of various programs to curate a night of live music at this special venue […]

Spectra Jazz Orchestra’s Spring Shindig

Red Rattler Theatre 6 Faversham St, Marrickville, NSW, Australia

Spectra Jazz Orchestra, a youth ensemble for young women and gender-diverse musicians, are making their Red Rattler debut: a springtime Sunday afternoon of exciting music. Spectra will present two sets at the Rat, including tunes from their recent release Supernova, and some brand new material.


WollCon Jazz Festival

Wollongong Conservatorium of Music 48 Murphys Ave, Keiraville, NSW, Australia

The line-up includes legendary saxophonist Sandy Evans OAM who’ll be playing with Freyja Garbett’s “Music From the Waves” suite as well as Chris Field’s Afro-Indian Jazz Collective with trombonist James Greening (The Catholics, Mara).

Wollongong Conservatorium of Music

The Vampires with Chris Abrahams (Album Launch)

Camelot Lounge 19 Marrickville Road, Marrickville, NSW, Australia

Get ready to be spellbound by The Vampires’ captivating melodies in a mesmerizing performance - a band that has taken the global music scene by storm.

Hannah James Standards Quintet

Bennelong Restaurant Bennelong Point, Sydney, NSW, Australia

In the glorious surrounds of Bennelong at the Sydney Opera House, experience a stellar collection of beloved songbook favourites, from Cole Porter to Wes Montgomery, played with love by some of Sydney’s finest.

Bennelong Restaurant


St Stephens Uniting Church 197 Macquarie St, Sydney, NSW, Australia

With a recent history of collaborative performances, Chloe Kim, Hilary Geddes, and Jonathan Zwartz converge with an intimate camaraderie, reciprocal mentorship, and a sensitive musical rapport. This profound synergy empowers them to seamlessly traverse through their collaborative compositions, embarking on vibrant and exciting sonic explorations.

Phillippa Murphy-Haste, Mary Rapp & Paul Cutlan

The Gladstone Hotel 572 Marrickville Rd, Dulwich Hill, NSW, Australia

Paul Cutlan, Phillippa Murphy-Haste, and Mary Rapp join forces to bring you a night of improvised music in duo and trio combinations. They weave between improvisation and make references to some of their favourite compositions along the way.

The Gladstone Hotel, Dulwich Hill

Spectra Jazz Orchestra

Johnston Street Jazz 81 Johnston St, Annandale, NSW, Australia

The concert features six works by Australian composers, including band member and budding composer Katie Bombardieri, and offers a taste of their latest album ‘Supernova’.

Annandale Create Arts Centre

Live at Low 302: Alma Orquestra & Novo Fado [SOLD OUT])

Low 302 302 Crown St, Surry Hills, NSW, Australia

Influenced by Fado's improvisational style and longing themes, Alma Orquestra’s songs explore migration stories and their living legacies in Australia

Freyja Garbett Trio ft. Sandy Evans + Lucy Clifford Trio [SOLD OUT]

Rancom Street Studios 4 Rancom St, Botany, NSW, Australia

Although rooted in Jazz expression, this band explores beyond the fringes of genre, building symbiotic rhythms and pulses that interlock with all things motion, stillness and freedom in between.

Live @ Rancom Studios

Day of the Dead ft. MIRA (Chile)

107 Green Squae 3A Joynton Ave, Zetland, NSW, Australia

Combined with Magdalena’s unique jazz phrasing, improvisation and composition, MIRA is the rhythm, sweat, and harmony of South American roots animated by a contemporary spirit.


Leonie Cohen and Nicky Crayson Quartet

Bennelong Restaurant Bennelong Point, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Expect a captivating performance featuring highly original and delightful arrangements of the greats… Gershwin, Porter, Rodgers…... Dolly Parton

Bennelong Restaurant

Bridie King’s Jazz and Blues Revue

Lazybones Lounge 294 Marrickville Road, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Bridie King, the boogie-woogie, blues, and jazz pianist extraordinaire

Lazybones Lounge

SiSi – The Weavers

Lazybones Lounge 294 Marrickville Road, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Surrender to the artistry of these talented musicans and immerse yourself in their tapestry of musical magic.

Lazybones Lounge


St Stephens Uniting Church 197 Macquarie St, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Since coming together in early 2023, BELIEVE has performed regularly across Sydney, committing themselves to the live experience; learning and exploring in the public eye. Believe plays to experience the elation of shared connections and intuitive surprise, drawing on deep experience in electro-acoustic, free and predefined music forms to fuel the ecstasy of discovery in […]

$10 – $20