Panorama Brasil

Panorama Brasil draws on the diverse musical landscape of Brazil: music with influences from the arid interior, the Amazonian basin, Afro-Brazilian ceremonial music, and the streets of Rio and Salvador... read more

John McAll’s “Black Money”

Having just produced his third Black Sorrows album with Joe Camilleri John McAll, of the Mooroolbark clan, has decided to let his jazz project 'Black Money' off the leash. John Has been an in demand MD and pianist for centuries around Australia... read more

Sonja Horbelt’s “Kennedy Show” – Debut

Kennedy Snow (aka Melbourne drummer/composer Sonja Horbelt) is the result of a long time collaboration between Sonja and amazing R&B and jazz vocalist Nina Ferro (a resident of London for a decade, but who has currently returned to Australia for a year)... read more

Jen Shyu (New York) & Barton/Villalta/Liow – Debut

New York-based experimental jazz vocalist, composer, multi instrumentalist, and dancer Jen Shyu is making her Australian debut tour, performing music from her New York Times' "Top 10 of 2015" album, Sounds and Cries of the World (Pi 2015) and excerpts from a work directed by famed Indonesian filmmaker Garin Nugroho... read more
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