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JAZZ SPRING SERIES

A Salute to the Great Jazz Pianists

Saturday 10th November 2018

Time:2:00 – 4:00 pm

 

 

Saluting the great pianists/composers from Earl ‘Fatha’ Hines to Keith Jarrett. Jazz is a litany of great pianists Fats Waller and Earl Hines in the thirties, Duke Ellington in the forties and fifties, Les McCann and Bobby Timmins in the sixties. The big three, Herbie Hancock, Joe Zawinul and Chick Corea in the seventies as well as a few other surprises. Come on this musical journey with legendary pianist Bob Sedergreen whose career now spans sixty years of hard driving jazz of all genres.

Joining Bob for this musical tour will be bassist Jon Chidgey and drummer Sonja Horbelt, who for many year played alongside Bob in the Stonnington Gardens Jazz Ensemble, playing with the “who’s who” of Australian Jazz. Their empathy will be apparent to all.

A must see for lovers of jazz piano - a light-hearted fun romp.

https://jazzseries.com.au/program-archive/bob-sedergreen/

Venue: Ballarat Art Gallery, McCain Hall, 40 Lydiard St, Ballarat

Tickets: $25, Concession $20

Bookings: https://ballarattickets.com.au/event/7807

 

 

 

SWING TRAIN

Featuring Gianni Marinucci and Emma Gilmartin

Saturday 10th November 2018

Time: 9:30 pm

 

 

Melbourne based band leader/trumpeter Gianni Marinucci  and vocalist Emma Gimartin.

Marinucci’s Swing Train project features some of Australia’s finest jazz musicians with  Bob Sedergreen on piano and Emma Gilmartin vocals.

The group will perform a wonderful selection of jazz standards and is always a fun night.

Venue: Paris Cat, 6 Goldie Place, Melbourne Vic

Tickets: From $32.50

Bookings: www.pariscat.com.au

 

 

BLOW AT THE HORN

Thursday 15th November 2018

Time: 8:30 pm

 

 

With Bob, Gareth, Ian, Peter and a guest drummer.

 

 

Venue: The Horn, 20 Johnston Street Collingwood

Tickets: No cover charge

Bookings: Tel: 9417 4670 http://www.thehorncafe.com.au

 

 

BOB SEDERGREEN AND FRIENDS

Saturday 24th November 2018

Time: 7:30 pm (doors open at 7:30 – two sets between 8:00 and 10:00 pm)

 


New Orleans style clarinetist and bandleader Jo Stevenson, is a much-loved Melbourne institution, holding down residencies in many hotels around the South Melbourne/Port Melbourne areas. In an age where residencies are few and far between, Jo Stevenson’s Rockets have been belting out joyful interpretations of classical style jazz at The Emerald Hotel for over 17 years.

 

Jo has a fun approach to playing jazz music. At this gig he will reunite with his Stonnington Gardens rhythm section, pianist Bob Sedergreen, bassist Jon Chidgey and drummer Sonja Horbelt in a night of what promises to be light hearted jazz played in a seriously authentic manner

 

 

Venue: Lido Jazz Room, 1/675 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn Vic

Tickets: $25/$20

Bookings: Tel: 03 8658 0000 or www.lidocinemas.com.

Bookings essential : this is a small room.  Book early to avoid disappointment.

 

 

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE

Sunday 25th November 2018

Time: 7:00 pm

 

 

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE with Enushu-vocals, Peter Harper-Tenor Saxophone, Ian Dixon-Flugelhorn, Zac Lister-Guitar, Chris Frangou-Bass, Nui Moon-Percussion, James Davies-drums, Liam ‘The Monk’ Monkhouse-MC and Bob Sedergreen- keyboards.

 

Venue: The Horn, 20 Johnston Street Collingwood

Tickets: No cover charge

Bookings: Tel: 9417 4670 http://www.thehorncafe.com.au

 

 

 

BLOW AT THE HORN

Thursday 29th November 2018

Time: 8:30 pm

 

 

With Bob, Gareth, Ian, Peter and a guest drummer.

 

 

Venue: The Horn, 20 Johnston Street Collingwood

Tickets: No cover charge

Bookings: Tel: 9417 4670 http://www.thehorncafe.com.au

 

 

TRIPLE TREAT

Bridgette Allen, Emma Gilmartin and Julie O’Hara with Bob Sedergreen

Friday 30th November 2018

Time: 7:00 pm

 

 

Triple treat means three true Australian divas performing together live with a renowned and dynamic rhythm section. It’s a once a year special event!! Recording artist, bandleader and jazz identity Julie O’Hara is both an Australian and international star. Emma Gilmartin has established herself in recent times as a much loved and popular diva with audiences and musicians, singing her boundless praises. 

 

Bridgette Allan ‘s ability to cast hypnotic spells on her audiences has been prevalent both here and internationally for decades. The contrast between the three is mind-boggling.

 

Sedergreen/ Horbelt/Rosa Trio first emerged playing in the streets of Carlton in the nineties and shortly afterwards released their album The First One. They have performed with many great vocalists both in Melbourne and overseas.  Leaves audiences breathless!!

 

Venue: Paris Cat, 6 Goldie Place, Melbourne Vic

Tickets: $25

Bookings: Tickets at the Door or www.pariscat.com.au

 

 

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE

Sunday 2nd December 2018

Time: 7:00 pm

 

 

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE with Enushu-vocals, Peter Harper-Tenor Saxophone, Ian Dixon-Flugelhorn, Zac Lister-Guitar, Chris Frangou-Bass, Nui Moon-Percussion, James Davies-drums, Liam ‘The Monk’ Monkhouse-MC and Bob Sedergreen- keyboards.

 

Venue: The Horn, 20 Johnston Street Collingwood

Tickets: No cover charge

Bookings: Tel: 9417 4670http://www.thehorncafe.com.au

 

 

BLOW AT THE HORN

Thursday 6th December 2018

Time: 8:30 pm

 

 

With Bob, Gareth, Ian, Peter and a guest drummer.

 

 

Venue: The Horn, 20 Johnston Street Collingwood

Tickets: No cover charge

Bookings: Tel: 9417 4670 http://www.thehorncafe.com.au

 

 

 

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE

Sunday 9th December 2018

Time: 7:00 pm

 

 

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE with Enushu-vocals, Peter Harper-Tenor Saxophone, Ian Dixon-Flugelhorn, Zac Lister-Guitar, Chris Frangou-Bass, Nui Moon-Percussion, James Davies-drums, Liam ‘The Monk’ Monkhouse-MC and Bob Sedergreen- keyboards.

 

Venue: The Horn, 20 Johnston Street Collingwood

Tickets: No cover charge

Bookings: Tel: 9417 4670 http://www.thehorncafe.com.au

 

 

BLOW AT THE HORN

Thursday 13th December 2018

Time: 8:30 pm

 

 

With Bob, Gareth, Ian, Peter and a guest drummer.

 

 

Venue: The Horn, 20 Johnston Street Collingwood

Tickets: No cover charge

Bookings: Tel: 9417 4670 http://www.thehorncafe.com.au

 

 

 

BOB SEDERGREEN AND FRIENDS

A Tribute to Brubeck, Monk and Carmen McRae

Saturday 15th December 2018

Time: 8:00 pm

 


Three jazz immortals, Brubeck, master of cool jazz, Monk, high priest of bebop and Carmen McRae, Jazz singer extraordinaire. Tonight, vocalist Bridgette Allan who not only befriended but also actually understudied with the great Carmen presents their music. Bob Sedergreen lists both Brubeck and Monk, as major influences and has played and recorded their music for many years.

 

Sonja Horbelt and Annette Yates were chosen by American Jazz legend Micky Tucker as his rhythm section and since his retirement have been constant companions on bass and drums with Bob. 

 

Who better than this troop to perform an informative and worthwhile tribute gig?  Don’t miss it!!!

 

Venue: Lido Jazz Room, 1/675 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn Vic

Tickets: $25/$20

Bookings: Tel: 03 8658 0000 or www.lidocinemas.com.

Bookings essential : this is a small room.  Book early to avoid disappointment.

 

 

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE

Sunday 16th December 2018

Time: 7:00 pm

 

 

BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE with Enushu-vocals, Peter Harper-Tenor Saxophone, Ian Dixon-Flugelhorn, Zac Lister-Guitar, Chris Frangou-Bass, Nui Moon-Percussion, James Davies-drums, Liam ‘The Monk’ Monkhouse-MC and Bob Sedergreen- keyboards.

 

Venue: The Horn, 20 Johnston Street Collingwood

Tickets: No cover charge

Bookings: Tel: 9417 4670 http://www.thehorncafe.com.au

 

 

BOB SEDERGREEN AND FRIENDS

Saturday 22nd December 2018

Time: 8:00 – 10:00 pm – to be confirmed

 


Annette Yates, bass and Sonja Horbelt, drums are long time musical collaborators and friends and have acted as rhythm section for American Jazz great, Mickey Tucker and local Jazz luminary Bob Sedergreen as well as all female bands such as Caramel and Morgana.  Tonight, Sonja,  Bob and Annette will be joined by the young emerging vocalist, Amelia Evans. 

 

She has been recognised as the winner of the James Morrison Generations in Jazz Vocal Scholarship, but shares with Annette and Sonja the empathy of being encouraged and nurtured by Bob. Tonight’s program will feature music that equally showcases the talents of all four musicians

 

Venue: Southside Jazz Club

Tickets: tba

Bookings:tba

 

 

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