There are many varied ideas about jazz and related musical forms and St Kilda Jazz aims to promote and support such musical diversity.
25 OCTOBER 2018
WHERE: Alliance Française de Melbourne’s Basement, 51 Grey St, St Kilda.
DATE & TIME: Thursday 25 October at 8pm. Doors open at 7:30pm.
TICKETS: Full $20 / AFM members $15 (bar – cash only).
Acclaimed jazz pianist Bob Sedergreen returns to Jazzy Jeudi this October, presenting a night of free blowing, high-energy jazz with a French touch. Joining Bob will be accomplished bass trombonist Adrian Sherriff, the deep, soulful sounds of Mal Sedergreen on saxophone, consummate bassist Gareth Hill and the propulsive rhythm machine Mark Voogd.
The Future Leaders Jazz Award is designed to expose talented young musicians (18 to 30 Years) to international jazz performers and networks.
The finalists will come from the various undergraduate and professional level performance music programs in Victoria. The final judging will be held at Alliance Française de Melbourne in April 2018.
The winner of the Award will receive funding for travel and an invitation to perform in the Ubud Village Jazz Festival in Bali in August 2018 (http://ubudvillagejazzfestival.com).
Winner in 2017 Emily Wilson jazz singer currently studying at the Victorian College of the Arts
Winner of the inaugural Future Leaders Jazz Award in 2014 – Erica Tucceri (http://www.ericatucceri.com)