Baartzy’s Brew (NSW/ Melbourne) – Debut
SUN OCT 4TH: An in-demand member of Melbourne’s jazz scene, alto saxophonist Martha Baartz migrated to the far north coast of NSW in 2007. In that fertile music area, she has spent the last 7 years collaborating with bass virtuoso Greg Lyon of the Crossfire group, to form a true musical bond... read more
Julien Wilson Trio
FRI OCT 9TH: Comprising three bandleaders, the Julien Wilson Trio are rarely able to get together because of their demanding schedules, but it is always magical when they do. With Stephen Magnusson (guitars) and Stephen Grant (piano accordion) collaborating with Wilson (saxophones & clarinet)... read more
McConnachie/Williamson Sextet: Booker Little Tribute
SUN OCT 11th: Although he died at 23 from uremia in 1961, trumpeter/composer Booker Little left a potent legacy, which is apparent in the work of artists such as trumpeters Kenny Wheeler and Dave Douglas. This sextet performs Little’s originals arranged for sextet... read more
Andrea Pellegrini Quintet (Italy/Melbourne) – Debut
SUN OCT 18th: Italian pianist/composer Andrea Pellegrini, from Livorno, is widely acclaimed as one of the most original voices for jazz piano in Italy... read more
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