Some great gigs that you might want to buy tickets to before they sell out
Featuring a special guest each month, Keller invites Melbourne’s most prodigious creative musicians to perform in a series of nights involving: The Composers’ Circle, Solo/Duo/Trio, Masters & Apprentices, and Five Below.
The Melbourne Jazz Co-Operative presents music on Sunday nights
National Jazz Award winner James Macaulay recorded his dream project in Tokyo featuring Aaron Choulai, Joe Talia, Marty Holoubek, Ben Harrison, Akihiro Yoshimoto, Scott McConnachie, as well as special guests Miyama McQueen- Tokita and Lisa Salvo.
For the launch, James is joined by Melbourne musicians Ben Harrison (trumpet), Scott McConnachie (alto saxophone), Julien Wilson (tenor saxophone), Andrea Keller (piano), Sam Anning (bass), Maria Moles (drums) and Lisa Salvo (voice).
The Charlotte Jane Quartet, features original arrangements, rare tunes and stellar musicianship by Charlotte Jane with Joe Ruberto, Michael Tortoni, Gideon Marcus (plus special guests). This long-standing collaboration has created onstage chemistry, freedom of improvisation and adventures foraging into new musical paths with outrageous swingin', smooth singin' and fusion jazz elements.