Melbourne International Jazz Festival 2018

MIJF2018Logo  1 - 10 June 2018: Celebrate the 21st Melbourne International Jazz Festival with the world's leading modern masters and sonic innovators

01
Jun
2018

01 Jun 2018   Doors Open:6:30 pm   Music Starts:7:00 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$48 or $43 concession

MIJF is proud to present the world premiere of The Gravity Project – a cross-cultural exchange with the Tokyo Jazz Festival exploring the frontiers of contemporary improvisation. Paul Grabowsky AO is joined by shakuhachi master Masaki Nakamura, koto virtuoso Kuniko Obina and Tokyo-based Australian beat maker, Aaron Choulai, plus a specially-formed outstanding lineup of Australian artists.

117
01
Jun
2018

01 Jun 2018   Doors Open:9:00 pm   Music Starts:9:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$35 or $30 concession

Winner of the 2017 The Age Music Victoria Awards, pianist and composer Brenton Foster will present the premiere performance of Love, As We Know It, developed in collaboration with US poet Christopher Poindexter and performed by some of Melbourne’s finest musicians.

129
01
Jun
2018

01 Jun 2018   Doors Open:11:00 pm   Music Starts:11:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$15 or $10 concession

Join us at the The Jazzlab for the Festival’s signature Late Night Jam sessions. Led by local Melbourne act, The Rookies.

140
02
Jun
2018

02 Jun 2018   Doors Open:6:30 pm   Music Starts:7:00 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$65 or $59 concession

Virtuosic percussionist, Terri Lyne Carrington brings her stunning new social consciousness project Social Science to Melbourne for an unmissable Australian premiere event.

131
02
Jun
2018

02 Jun 2018   Doors Open:9:00 pm   Music Starts:9:30 pm
$65 or $59 concession

Virtuosic percussionist, Terri Lyne Carrington brings her stunning new social consciousness project Social Science to Melbourne for an unmissable Australian premiere event.

133
02
Jun
2018

02 Jun 2018   Doors Open:11:00 pm   Music Starts:11:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$15 or $10 concession

Join us at the The Jazzlab for the Festival’s signature Late Night Jam sessions. Led by local Melbourne act, The Rookies.

142
03
Jun
2018

03 Jun 2018   Doors Open:6:30 pm   Music Starts:7:00 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$65 or $59 concession

Virtuosic percussionist, Terri Lyne Carrington brings her stunning new social consciousness project Social Science to Melbourne for an unmissable Australian premiere event.

120
03
Jun
2018

03 Jun 2018   Doors Open:9:00 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$65 or $59 concession

Virtuosic percussionist, Terri Lyne Carrington brings her stunning new social consciousness project Social Science to Melbourne for an unmissable Australian premiere event.

129
03
Jun
2018

03 Jun 2018   Doors Open:11:00 pm   Music Starts:11:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$15 or $10 concession

Join us at the The Jazzlab for the Festival’s signature Late Night Jam sessions. Led by local Melbourne act, The Rookies.

145
04
Jun
2018

04 Jun 2018   Doors Open:6:30 pm   Music Starts:7:00 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$48 or $43 concession

Acclaimed tenor saxophonist and prolific performer on the contemporary New York jazz scene, Tony Malaby, leads a transcontinental trio of jazz luminaries in a one-off, Festival-exclusive collaboration.

134
04
Jun
2018

04 Jun 2018   Doors Open:9:00 pm   Music Starts:9:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$45 or $41 concession

Combining infectious grooves, emotive melodies, risk-taking improvisation and extreme dynamics, the Daniel Susnjar Afro-Peruvian Jazz Group “radiates a joyful energy that infects not just the band members but the entire auditorium” (Sydney Morning Herald).

126
04
Jun
2018

04 Jun 2018   Doors Open:11:00 pm   Music Starts:11:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
Free Entry

Join us at the The Jazzlab for the Festival’s signature Late Night Jam sessions. Led by local Melbourne act, The Rookies.

200

Contact Info

27 Leslie St, Brunswick
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Phone: (03) 9388 1999

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