Editorial – 16 November 2020

Editorial – 16 November 2020

By Martin Jackson The positive news is that Melbourne is following Sydney’s lead in gradually opening up venues to a limited number of patrons. However, with a very cautious limit of 10 patrons, the only jazz venue capable of opening up at this stage is The Jazzlab,...
Editorial 24 January 2020

Editorial 24 January 2020

Now that the Australia Council’s embargo date has passed, I can publicly announce that the MJC was informed on December 19 that it was unsuccessful in its 2020 funding application. Combined with the lack of success with our Creative Victoria funding application,...
Editorial 13 December 2019

Editorial 13 December 2019

The MJC is commencing its 38th. year of Annual Programs, which has been staged throughout every year (with minimal break over the new year period) since January 1983 (No wonder I look so tired!). However, as you can see, while there are some familiar artists in the...