The Jazzlab

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BMFLogoBrunswick Music Festival is a much-loved annual music event and runs for two weeks each March. In 2018, Australia’s longest running inner-city music festival, celebrates 30 years of bringing the very best music talent, both local and international, to the stages of Brunswick.

This year, we're proud to be hosting 2 of their events - Masta Ace (USA) and Hypnotic Brass Ensemble (USA)

 

24
Mar
2018

24 Mar 2018   Doors Open:11:00 pm   Music Starts:11:30 pm
Free

The Rookies were born in the spring of 2014 on the forgotten end of Brunswick Street in a room full of sweat, beer and dim lights at The Rooks Return. What started as a quiet set of background jazz for punters while they imbibed their cocktails quickly devolved into an uninhibited, drunken dance party reminiscent of a time almost forgotten.

25
Mar
2018

25 Mar 2018   Doors Open:2:00 pm   Music Starts:3:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$12.50 or $15 at the door

Shirazz launching their new self-titled album at the Jazz Lab! Shirazz, the band's fifth album, captures the authentic trad sound the band has become renowned for, featuring recording techniques from the golden era of acoustic jazz recordings.

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25
Mar
2018

25 Mar 2018   Doors Open:8:00 pm   Music Starts:8:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$25 or $20 concession

Tripataka is proud to present a concert with special guest from India, tabla maestro Pandit Abhijit Banerjee. This collaboration will display the endless inspiration that Tripataka derived from the music of North and South India, as together the four musicians show their affinity with jazz and Indian music - two great improvisatory art forms.

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26
Mar
2018

26 Mar 2018   Doors Open:8:00 pm - 26 Feb 2018 8:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$15 or $10 concession

Andrea Keller's new project featuring Stephen Magnusson (guitar), Mick Meagher (electric bass), Sam Anning (upright bass), James Mclean (drums), and Andrea Keller (piano).

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27
Mar
2018

27 Mar 2018   Doors Open:8:00 pm   Music Starts:9:00 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$15 or $10 concession

The Rose Bassett Quartet is a Melbourne based group featuring Rose on Vocals, Ronan Nicholson on Double Bass, Jake Amy on Piano and Alex Spicer on Drums.

Making their debut at the Jazzlab, the group bring together a collection of standards and contemporary music to provide a dynamic listening experience, honed in by group leader Rose Bassett's unique vocal delivery.

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28
Mar
2018

28 Mar 2018   Doors Open:8:00 pm   Music Starts:8:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$20 or $15 concession

Saxophonist/composer Rob Burke recorded his album, The Power of the Idea' (on Jazzhead) in New York in 2015 with the acclaimed American pair of bassist Mark Helias and drummer Nasheet Waits - both musicians considered archetypal improvisers on the New York scene - together with Melbourne colleagues Paul Williamson (trumpet), Jordan Murray (trombone) and Paul Grabowsky (piano).

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29
Mar
2018

29 Mar 2018   Doors Open:8:00 pm   Music Starts:8:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$20 or $15 concession

David Rex returns to the Jazzlab with his new Quartet featuring new originals by Rex and Mark Fitzgibbon. Also tipping their collective hats with thoughtful renditions by such masters as Duke Ellington, Joe Henderson, Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane. David and the band hope to give their audience a vibrant, emotional experience, as well as wanting them to enjoy some not too often heard sounds.

 

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30
Mar
2018

30 Mar 2018   Doors Open:8:00 pm   Music Starts:9:00 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$30 or $25 concession

Emma Gilmartin has gained a reputation as one of Australia’s most talented jazz vocalists. Her voice is undeniably beautiful with “a crystalline purity of vibrato-less tone and flawless pitch” (Leon Gettler, The Age Green Guide). Her treatment of jazz standards is undeniably unique, both enchanting and defiant, and has the ability to both restore and recast the work in a new light.

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31
Mar
2018

31 Mar 2018   Doors Open:8:00 pm   Music Starts:9:00 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$30.00 or $25.00 concession

Ultrafox’ was formed by well known guitarist Peter Baylor over seven years ago and has built a growing reputaton of one of the fnest swing bands around.

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31
Mar
2018

31 Mar 2018   Doors Open:11:00 pm   Music Starts:11:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
Free

The Rookies were born in the spring of 2014 on the forgotten end of Brunswick Street in a room full of sweat, beer and dim lights at The Rooks Return. What started as a quiet set of background jazz for punters while they imbibed their cocktails quickly devolved into an uninhibited, drunken dance party reminiscent of a time almost forgotten.

200
02
Apr
2018

02 Apr 2018   Doors Open:8:00 pm   Music Starts:8:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$15.00 or $10.00 concession

Angela Davis (alto), Carl Mackey (tenor), James Macaulay (trombone), Sam Anning (double bass), James McLean (drums) & Andrea Keller (piano).

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03
Apr
2018

03 Apr 2018   Doors Open:8:00 pm   Music Starts:8:30 pm
The Jazzlab
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia Brunswick , Vic 3056 Australia
$20 or $15 concession

ATM15 Big Band are led by award winning composer Andrew Murray. For their new monthly residency at the Jazzlab, Andrew has invited top composers from across Australia to compose new works for the band, with complete freedom to experiment with the band and their writing however they wish. A no holds barred approach.

Contact Info

27 Leslie St, Brunswick
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Phone: (03) 9388 1999

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