Sydney Eisteddfod – Entries Opened

Sydney Eisteddfod is BACK and it’s going to be BETTER THAN EVER! Are you ready to perform Live on Stage again?! They sure are ready to see you! Get ready for a jam-packed year of show-stopping performances and talent.

With over $400,000 worth of prizes and scholarships to be won Continue reading “Sydney Eisteddfod – Entries Opened”

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day!

December Birthdays

Jaco Pastorius
1 December, 1951 – 21 September, 1987

“Music is the only thing keeping the planet together.”

Jaco Pastorius was an American jazz bassist who was a member of Weather Report from 1976 to 1981. He worked Continue reading “Jazzed About Your Birthday”

Gurrumul

Paul Cooke explores the Australian icon whose music melded multiple cultures

Photo by Trevor Collens / Alamy Stock Photo

“One world is Balanda, the other world is Yolngu.” This is how Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu, born 50 years ago this month, described the ‘different worlds’ he lived in. Articles in The Continue reading “Gurrumul”

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day!

January Birthdays

Chris Potter
1 January, 1971

Chris Potter is an American jazz saxophonist, composer, and multi-instrumentalist. Potter came to prominence as a sideman with trumpeter Red Rodney, before stints with drummer Paul Motian, bassist Dave Holland, trumpeter Dave Douglas Continue reading “Jazzed About Your Birthday”

The Salon Series by The Langham

The Langham, Sydney, is continuing their live music events this year with “The Salon Series.” From classical, to jazz, to opera, the last weekend of every month will see a different artist perform at Sydney’s most exclusive address. Enjoy the recital with either a famous Langham Afternoon Tea or a Continue reading “The Salon Series by The Langham”