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281 Mike Nock SMH Article
MIKE Nock made his first Australian recording 40 years ago and has not stoppe ...
282 Congratulations to the following Drummers
Top Ten Finalists announced for National Jazz awards Sam Bates, Dave Goodma ...
283 Dr. Wendy Wickes Memoriam Jazz Scholarship
The judging panel of Michelle Nicolle, Graeme Lyall and Mike Bevan have evalu ...
284 Wangaratta 2011 preview
AUSTRALIA'S leading jazz festival, Victoria's Wangaratta, is this ye ...
285 Australian National Cultural Policy - Comments and Submissions close 21 October 2011
Have your say, make a comment to Minister for the Arts, the Hon Simon Crean M ...
286 Australian Contemporary Music Policy 2011
At the 2010 federal election, The Gillard Government promised these reforms f ...
287 Keep on Keepin' on
Good luck to Al Hicks who has successfully raised his money to fly to America ...
288 Get Payed to Play
How hard is it for a musician to earn a viable living in Australia?  Two ...
289 Freedman winner 2011 - Matt Keegan
Congratulation to this year's Freedman winner is Sydney saxophonist Matt Kee ...
290 AUSTRALIAN JAZZ BELL AWARDS
AUSTRALIAN JAZZ BELL AWARDS ANNOUNCE THE AWARD WINNERS FOR 2011 The Austral ...
291 Fran Swinn’s Inform – a balancing act
Article by Alice Body Fran Swinn is walking a metaphorical tightrope as she pre ...
292 WANGARATTA JAZZ FESTIVAL REVITALISED IN 2011
The Rural City of Wangaratta is to play a leading role in the re-vitalisation of ...
293 Alpha Album Release
New Album "Alpha" by Daren martin...will be available from the end of March. Bu ...
294 Rebirth Brass Band touring Australia in March 2011
New Orleans Live and the Ovation Channel present Rebirth Brass Band a New Orle ...
295 Fear of faces - The Mismeasure of man
Recorded by Stein Bratland in Skansen Lydstudio Trondheim, Norway, May 2009. Th ...
296 Daniel Rorke San'an Availiable Now
This multifaceted recording draws inuence from the music of the Japanese shaku ...
297 Woolhouse - Michailidis - Robertson Release "Ascent"
Jeremy Woolhouse, Lucas Michailidis and Ben Robertson join to present a program ...
298 Q&As with 2010 finalists in the National Jazz Awards
Once again Miriam Zolin of extempore interviews the finalists in the National Ja ...
299 Way Out West new CD out now on Jazzhead
The Effects of Weather out now on Jazzhead The eclectic trumpeter/composer Pete ...
300 Jazz Australia Advertising
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November 25, 2014

NMN call for proposals

in News Articles National News Posted by Joanne Kee
New Music Network is calling for proposals for the 2015 New Music Mini Series. The New Music Mini Series is a five part series of concert events that promote (or comprise performances by) artists and ensembles of ‘the next generation’ within contemporary art music practice. This includes individuals and/or ensembles that are starting out in their performing careers and/or artists or ensembles creating new projects. The series is held alongside… Read more
November 25, 2014

New grant models for the Australia Council

in News Articles National News Posted by Joanne Kee
The Australia Council introduces new grant models for 2015 onwards. Paul Mason and Frank Panucci talk to Jazz Australia about these changes. For more information visit the Australia Council website. Read more
November 09, 2014

Dee Alexander speaks to Short Takes

in Interviews Interviews Posted by Joanne Kee
Dee Alexander speaks to Short Takes Read more
November 08, 2014

Highlights of the Wangaratta Jazz & Blues Festival 2014

in News Articles Victoria Posted by Joanne Kee
Expectations were high for the twenty-fifth anniversary of this iconic, annual festival. Its slogan: ‘Seriously good music,’ held promise and long-serving Artistic Director Adrian Jackson’s program delivered. There was a good mix of famous overseas names and outstanding locals plus opportunities for blending the two. There have been years when some of the imported headliners were disappointingly unimpressive, especially alongside top class… Read more
October 30, 2014

Mildura Jazz Food and wine Festival

in Events & Programs Victoria Posted by Joanne Kee
Australia hosts a number of jazz festivals around the country, from big mothership music focussed affairs such as Wangaratta Jazz Festival or Brisbane International Jazz Festival through to activity that focuses around food, wine and jazz. The Mildura Jazz Food and Wine Festival, celebrates jazz and food with dinners, a Jazz Street Party, a river cruise and school bands One of the highlights of the festival is its eclectic mix of traditional and… Read more
October 28, 2014

Jazz comes a calling - Barney McAll wins residency

in News Articles National News Posted by Joanne Kee
Grammy Award nominated musician and composer Barney McAll has been chosen for next year’s Peggy Glanville-Hicks residency. The announcement will be officially made tonight in Sydney at the Peggy Glanville-Hicks address, hosted by the New Music Network. The address will be given by composer, video artist and instrument designer Warren Burt. Australia Council Acting Director Music Andy Rantzen said Barney McAll was the outstanding candidate in a… Read more
October 28, 2014

Dee Alexander headlines Sydney International Womens Jazz Festival

in News Articles National News Posted by John Bostock
“Ms. Dee Alexander delivers every note with a passion and grace that leave her listeners limp”. Making her first trip to Australia is one of the great young Chicago jazz singers - Dee Alexander. Dee is the headline act in the third Sydney International Women’s Jazz Festival. Tipped to be the “next” Ella Fitzgerald she will be appearing in Sydney for only three performances. She comeswith impeccable credentials and has been hailed as being “among… Read more
October 27, 2014

NYC to Melbourne and back with Danny Fischer

in News Articles National News Posted by Joanne Kee
On the eve of their Australian tour, Danny Fischer of Spoke finds time to chat about his music and life in NYC versus Melbourne. JK: What are the differences on the jazz scene in NYC and Australia, obviously the population is different, but do audiences engage in a different way? DF: I guess context is everything. A bar in New York is a place to meet people, a place to network, a place to be seen. And in those places is where you’ll find a band… Read more
October 27, 2014

20th Anniversary of the Australian Art Orchestra

in Events & Programs Victoria Posted by Joanne Kee
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Australian Art Orchestra Peter Knight, AD, has curated a series of three concerts aimed at highlighting this extraordinary ensemble’s history while also looking to its future. Peter talks about the series. The first two concerts (on 5th and 6th November) consist of four acoustic solo performances per night in the ANAM Quartetthaus, which is a bespoke 50 seat circular venue with a central, slowly turning,… Read more

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