Become a SIMA Member now and you’ll reap the discounts for the whole year!

This includes savings on our annual Jazz:NOW Winter and Summer seasons, Freedman New Jazz series, the Sydney International Women’s Jazz Festival, Sydney Con Jazz Festival and more!

Your membership will last for 12 months, or purchase a multi-year and get three years of membership magic!

Become part of the SIMA community, meet the artists and enjoy giveaways, special offers, and invitations to special events.


We are proud SIMA has supported jazz and improvised music for over thirty-five years and continues to do so through:

  • Local, national and international performances and festivals throughout the year
  • Young Composers Mentorships
  • Cool for School secondary school jazz education program at Riverside Theatres, Parramatta
  • Young Women’s Jazz Workshops, tutoring and inspiring young women nationally.
  • Developing creative projects in partnership with artists
  • Commissioning new works
  • Producing the Freedman Music Fellowships
  • Touring support for musicians


•    Up to 25% discount on SIMA gigs
•    Special Two for One Offers to special SIMA gigs
•    Exclusive free tickets to selected SIMA events
•    Exclusive member-only give-aways to non SIMA gigs, events, and merchandise
•    Discount at Birdland Records
•    Free Pre-concert talks

For more information on membership or to join over the phone, please contact us on

Annual Membership
Annual Membership $60
Annual Membership $50 (concessions)
Annual Membership $35 (musician)
Three Year Membership
3YR Membership $150
3YR Membership $135 (concession)
3YR Membership $75 (musician)

*Please send photocopy of concession documents. Concession applies to Australian Social Security and Veterans Affairs Pensioners, Unemployed and Australian full-time students.

**Fees include GST

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Please send your form, along with your cheque made out to the Sydney Improvised Music Association to:

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Any person who is a financial member of SIMA at the time of the AGM can stand for election for the Committee.


Support Australian music by adding a tax-deductible donation to your membership.

We are one of the few organisations dedicated to supporting jazz and improvised music in Australia. SIMA provides crucial support to artists and composers, as well as important education programs for secondary school and women. This work continues to make long and lasting impacts on a national scale.

Help ensure Australian jazz in centre stage for generations to come by leaving a donation to SIMA with your membership. DONATE NOW.