Blow (Hobart/Melbourne)

SAT APR 25TH: Now based in Tasmania, drummer Ted Vining has been an important figure on the Melbourne for over 50 years. He recorded with Brian Brown, Alan Lee, John Sangster and Don Burrows, and toured Europe with Brown in 1978, sharing the bill with drum legends Elvin Jones and Max Roach... read more

Impressions (Hobart/Melbourne)

SUN APR 26TH: Now based in Hobart, veteran drummer Ted Vining is an important figure in jazz circles for forming two long-running ensembles: the Ted Vining Trio (1970-2006) and Musiikki Oy... read more


TUE APR 28TH: The trio of Paul Grabowsky (piano), Mirko Guerrini (tenor saxophone), Niko Schauble (drums) was born casually to perform at the Bernie McGann Benefit concert in late 2013. It was immediately clear that a special connection happened... read more

Andrea Keller Quartet

SUN MAY 3RD: Multi award-winning pianist and composer Andrea Keller leads her long-running ensemble the Andrea Keller Quartet, which features collaborators Eugene Ball (trumpet), Ian Whitehurst (tenor saxophone) and Joe Talia... read more

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