Melbourne International Jazz Festival 2014
19.1 - 19.1 2014, Australie
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Exclusive: Listen to Hiatus Kaiyote’s new EP
Take a sneak listen to Hiatus Kaiyote's new EP before it's general release next week!
PBS Young Elder of Jazz Commission Winner Announced! · Melbourne International Jazz Festival
Together with PBS 106.7FM Melbourne we're very excited to announce the winner of the PBS Young Elder of Jazz Commission as Gian Slater. Can't wait to hear what Gian has in store for MIJF 2015!
#ThrowbackThursday #TBT John Coltrane, McCoy Tyner, Archie Shepp & Bob Thiele on December 10, 1964 recording A Love Supreme. Check out our 50th anniversary celebrations of the album here (Photo by Chuck Stewart courtesy of Smithsonian)
Marquis Hill, a Chicago-based trumpeter, took first place in a star-studded Thelonious Monk Jazz Competition that brought jazz musicians and Hollywood celebrities together on stage: (via DownBeat Magazine)
Kurt Elling with the MSO · Melbourne International Jazz Festival
Got your tickets to Kurt Elling with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra yet? A thoughtful Christmas gift for that discerning music lover in your life, or the perfect start to your 2015 Festival. Either way, get in quick for the best prices!
ABC Classic FM - Jazztrack - Charles Lloyd Sky Trio Live.
Listen back to ABC Classic FM Jazz Track to hear excerpts from the incredible Charles Lloyd and his Sky Trio, one of the highlights of this year's Festival recorded on Opening Night at Melbourne Recital Centre.
"I stole everything that I heard, but mostly I stole from the horns." - Ella Fitzgerald who made her singing debut at age 17 on this day in 1934, at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York.
"If you don’t make mistakes, you aren’t really trying." - Happy Birthday Hawk, giant of the tenor sax, born today in 1904.
#ThrowbackThursday #tbt 1940s bebop movement. Rejecting `30s swing, the original hipsters sought out faster tempos & weirder chords, replacing the zoot suit with dark rimmed specs, berets and goatee beards.