Fine Music Jazz

A Tribute to Chick Corea

By Robert Vale (Jazz Sketches, Wednesdays at noon) The passing of American jazz pianist Chick Corea at age 79 was recently announced, leaving the jazz...

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day! February Birthdays Joshua Redman1 February, 1969 “If I knew what it was going to look ...

Australia Day Jazz – Jazz Rhythm, Tuesday at midday

Jazz has always been inventive, a bit out there, allowing the musicians to improvise on core tunes. Very Australian characteristics. Jazz started ...

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day! December Birthdays Jaco Pastorius1 December, 1951 – 21 September, 1987 “Music is...

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day! January Birthdays Chris Potter1 January, 1971 Chris Potter is an American jazz saxophoni...

Zela Margossian, Emerging Artist

Written by Barry O’Sullivan Carving out a unique, variegated musical niche Born in Beirut, of Armenian heritage, Zela Margossian began studying ...

The Themes of Fine Jazz on Fine Music Sydney

The magic behind our jazz presenters’ theme tunes Fine Jazz on Fine Music Sydney covers 15 quite different programs, presented b...

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day! November Birthdays Antonio Sanchez1 November, 1971 Antonio Sanchez is a Mexican-American...

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day! October Birthdays Dave Holland1 October, 1946 “I think that what is important is that ...

Antonio Sanchez – The Anxious Battle for Sanity

Written by Louise Levy For most people this year, 2020, life has been changed. In the past, many people went out on a Saturday night, others had a spe...

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...

Jazz Themes

The magic behind our jazz presenters’ theme tunes Written by Keith Pettigrew Choosing jazz for our Fine Music Sydney audience is exciting and contem...

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day! September Birthdays Essiet Essiet1 September, 1956 “Some musicians are purist, but...

Digital Oceans Virtual Jazz Festival

Keith Pettigrew presents Digital Oceans Virtual Jazz Festival on Emergent Jazz on Saturday 15 August, 7pm. Among Fine Music Sydney’s goals is to sup...

Digital Oceans Virtual Jazz Festival

Keith Pettigrew presents Digital Oceans Virtual Jazz Festival on Emergent Jazz on Saturday 15 August, 7pm. Emergent Jazz is committed to supporting ne...

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day! August Birthdays Josh Nelson1 August, 1978 Josh Nelson is an American jazz pianist and c...

Emergent Jazz Mini Festival

Keith Pettigrew presents Digital Oceans from UNSW on Emergent Jazz on Saturday 15 August, 7pm. Fine Music Sydney is committed to supporting Australian...

Emerging Artist Tom Avgenicos

We take a look at a rising jazz talent Written by Barry O’SullivanPhoto by Aaron Blakey and Frank Crews Falling in love with jazz at the early a...

Jazzed About Your Birthday

Celebrating the great musicians of jazz on their special day! July Birthdays Erik Friedlander1 July, 1960 Erik Friedlander is an American cellist and ...

Kate Wadey, Jazz Standards

Kate Wadey, our 2020 Ken Weatherley Jazz Scholar, sings a selection of standards at Phoenix Central Park, Kate Wadey | VocalsChris O’Dea | Teno...