Ayres & Graces – Australian Brandenburg Orchestra

Travel across the English Channel from 27-31 October at City Recital Hall with Ayres & Graces, featuring a jubilant program of music from the English and French Baroque. Directed by Principal Baroque Flute/Recorder, Melissa Farrow be swept away on a journey from the palatial to the pastoral with music Continue reading “Ayres & Graces – Australian Brandenburg Orchestra”

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day!

October Birthdays

Dave Holland
1 October, 1946

“I think that what is important is that the music be honest and direct and that it is relevant to today. I think music needs to be of its time and speak to Continue reading “Jazzed About Your Birthday”

INTIMACIES by Mark Isaacs

One of Australia’s most accomplished musicians, internationally-renowned pianist, and composer Mark Isaacs follows up two ARIA-nominated jazz albums with his keenly-anticipated debut of solo classical repertoires with the release of INTIMACIES.

Including music by Chopin, Rachmaninov, Scriabin, Debussy, Satie & Poulenc, INTIMACIES is an album of sparklingly fresh, Continue reading “INTIMACIES by Mark Isaacs”

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day!

September Birthdays

Essiet Essiet
1 September, 1956

“Some musicians are purist, but I like to mix styles. I like many different types of cultures”.

Essiet is an American jazz double-bassist. Essiet’s parents were Nigerian immigrants to the United States. He Continue reading “Jazzed About Your Birthday”

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day!

August Birthdays

Josh Nelson
1 August, 1978

Josh Nelson is an American jazz pianist and composer. Nelson produced his independent debut album First Stories at age 19. His second album, Anticipation, was released in 2004 with all his compositions. Continue reading “Jazzed About Your Birthday”