Become a part of our community!
Become a member now and reap the discounts year round – meet the artists and enjoy giveaways, special offers, and invitations to special events.
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Why become a SIMA supporter?
SIMA is a national leader, that’s been supporting jazz and improvised music for over thirty-five years.
We value our musicians equally as our supporters – and strive to present original, intriguing, and immersive music experiences.
SIMA at it’s core, presents local, national, and international performances and festivals to give artists the opportunity to present their original work. We work in partnership with the musicians to ensure our music experiences support their music and vision.
Young Composers Mentorships
Emerging or mid-career composers are paired with a leading Australian artist, for an 8-week mentorship to write a new work for a large jazz ensemble.
Cool for School
An interactive workshop program that gives students an unforgettable taste of the magic of improvised music.
Young Women’s Jazz Workshops
Developed in partnership with Dr. Sandy Evans OAM in 2002, the Young Women’s Jazz Workshops have played a transformative role for countless musicians aged 12 and up around Australia.
Freedman Music Fellowships
Bringing together the nation’s most outstanding young musicians under 35 for an exciting finale and grand prize!
Supporting musicians to present their work across NSW.
$60, $50 (conc), $35 (musicians)
Three Year Membership
$150, $135 (conc), $75 (musician)
Additional Payment Methods
- Up to 25% discount on our events & festivals
- Exclusive free tickets to member-only events and select VIP experiences.
- Free give-aways to non-SIMA gigs, events, and merchandise
- Discount at Birdland Records