“The Dreamers” is bassist/composer Frank Di Sario’s fourth CD release as a leader, and the first featuring his exciting new ensemble. Legendary guitarists Stephen Magnusson and Lucas Michailidis bring their distinctive mastery of sound and space to make this a unique ‘two guitar’ ensemble. Supporting their rich and varied textures are DiSario’s bass, together with his long-time collaborator Dave Beck (drums).
Andrea Keller’s ongoing Monday night residency at the Jazzlab delivers a varied program including the Masters & Apprentices series, Five Below, the Composers Circle, Piano Club, Celebrating Voice and more.
This performance is a celebration of Solo/Duo/Trio formats and features Shannon Barnett (trombone), Sam Anning (double bass) & Andrea Keller (piano)
Bush Gothic have been invited to perform at some of the worlds most happening festivals including Mona Foma, Festival # 6 (Wales) and R.I.F.F (India). Over the past three years of international touring they have developed a cult following amongst those who like their jazz intelligent and their folk dark.
Formed around the turn of the century by double bassist Steve Purcell as a Count Basie style dance band, The Pearly Shells Swing Orchestra has evolved over more than 15 years to become a unique Melbourne musical institution with an enormous repertoire of original charts and ties through out Melbourne's musical universe.