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Rajiv Jayaweera Quintet (New York/Melbourne)
Sun 17th December, 2017 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm$15 - $20
Rajiv Jayaweera was an active member of the Melbourne Jazz scene for over ten years performing with the Joe Chindamo Trio, Bennett’s Lane Big Band, Way Out West and Australian Art Orchestra.
Since 2011, he has been based in New York City and regularly tours around the world with various groups. Having just completed a two-week tour of Japan, Jayaweera will spend a few weeks back in Melbourne catching up with his old mates. For this performance, he will perform his original compositions with visiting European-based expatriate Shannon Barnett (trombone), Gian Slater (voice), Andrea Keller (piano) and Sam Anning (acoustic bass).