Brisbane International Jazz Festival & BEMAC present: BLOW (Melbourne) & Jackal (Brisbane) Double Bill
03 Jun 2016 | Friday 7:30pm to 10:00pm
BLOW features a stellar cast of legendary Australian jazz artists whose artistic vision is limitless and ever evolving. Originally established as “Musiikki Oy” BLOW have been at the forefront of Australian contemporary jazz since inception in the early 1980’s. Inspired by the moment, place, audience, mood and the empathy shared by the members of the ensemble, these exceptional improvisers create a group sound that is uniquely BLOW.
Ted Vining – drums, co-leader
Bob Sedergreen – piano, keyboards
Peter Harper – alto saxophone, co-leader
Ian Dixon – trumpet, flugelhorn
Gareth Hill – double bass
JACKAL are poised to hit the Brisbane International Jazz Festival with progressive electric jazz compositions and a cohesive trio dynamic following completion of their successful Australian tour. Featuring compositions by Cleon Barraclough and PW Farrell, JACKAL is a celebration of form and freedom. Meticulously crafted sonic landscapes – creative and joyous exploration.
Cleon Barraclough – piano
Patrick Farrell – bass
Luke Pammenton – drums
Free Foyer Concert from 6:30pm to 7:15pm featuring Anne Marie Dangerfield.
Meals available from 6pm.