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Thursday 24th May 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




Sunday 3rd June 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




For Bob’s ‘Join a Vocal Class’ Series

Saturday 9th June 2018

Time: 5:00-7:00 pm



With the amazing rhythm section of Bob,Sedergreen Ivan Rosa and Sonja Horbelt..


Our graduates in this class are:

Shelley Van Der Werff, Ellen Maxwell, Mimi Bland, Belle Houlihan, Sandra De Reland, Madeline Crofts, Chiarina Pesutto,

Anthony Bradshaw, Chris Walsh and from the  Master class Paige Burney

Venue: The Basement, Paris Cat, 6 Goldie Place, Melbourne Vic

Tickets: $20, $15 (concession)

Bookings: Tickets at the Door




Peter Gaudion’s Blues Express with Bob Sedergreen

Sunday 10th June 2018

Time: 12:00 – 3:00 pm


Spend a perfect afternoon listening to Peter Gaudion’s Blues Express with Bob Sedergreen, while trying the great wine and food of Paringa Estate Winery.

Celebrating over 35 years as a working ensemble, Peter Gaudion’s Blues Express is renowned for straight ahead, swinging jazz, both trad and modern.  Featuring the man known as the “Boss of the Piano”, Bob Sedergreen, who rarely fails to impress, Peter Gaudion – trumpet, vocals, Ashley Gaudion – sax, vocals, Ron Gilbert – drums/vocals and Mark Elton - bass.  Their horns, vocals and rhythmic drives are a perfect combination with great food and wonderful wines.

Venue: Paringa Estate Winery & Restaurant, 44 Paringa Rd, Red Hill South


Bookings: 03 5989 2669, Email:




Saturday 16th June 2018

Time: 8:30 pm



The Ted Vining Trio is the world’s longest serving trio with powerhouse, hard driving jazz from Bob Sedergreen, Gareth Hill and the unmistakable groove of Ted Vining. Make sure you pick up a copy of their latest CD. Special guest Phil Noy Saxophone.


Venue: Uptown Jazz Club, 177 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy

Tickets: $20

Bookings: Tel: 9416 4540




Bridgette Allen, Emma Gilmartin and Julie O’Hara

Friday 22nd June 2018

Time: 7:00 pm showtime – 2 x 40 min sets



hree of Melbourne’s finest jazz vocalists,- Bridgette Allen, Emma Gilmartin and Julie O'Hara will perform a selection of carefully chosen standards, accompanied by legendary jazz pianist Bob Sedergreen,  Ivan Rosa and Sonja Horbelt, drums.


Venue: Paris Cat, 6 Goldie Place, Melbourne Vic

Tickets: $30

Bookings: Tickets at the Door or




For Bob’s ‘Join a Vocal Class’ Series

Saturday 23rd June 2018

Time: 5:30 – 7: 30 pm


Come and see the graduates of this Master Class:


Lizzy  Gascoigne, Yana Canteloupe, Victoria Gutsjahr, Bronwen Whyatt, Mia Kikuchi, Mani Baker, Leon Cassidy, Alex Duncan and Andy Davidson.


With the amazing rhythm section of Bob Sedergreen, Ivan Rosa and Sonja Horbelt.

Venue: The Loft Paris Cat, 6 Goldie Place, Melbourne Vic

Tickets: $20, $15 (concession)

Bookings: Tickets at the Door or




Saturday 30th June 2018

Time: 8:00 – 10:00 pm


A night of relaxed and free blowing jazz featuring extended solo space given to the quartet. The musical partnership of Bob and Mal Sedergreen spans over three decades of performances and recordings both nationally and internationally.


They will be supported, by the bubbling rhythm section, of Gareth Hill, double bass and propulsive drummer Mark Voogd.  A night not to be missed



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

Tickets: $25/$20

Bookings: Tel: 03 8658 0000 or

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




C’est si bon as we celebrate Bastille Day!

Saturday 14th July 2018

Time: 7:00 pm showtime – doors open at 6:30 pm.  Show duration is 7-8:40 pm


French born Noria Letts her band take you on a dazzling musical journey through brilliant re-imaginings of jazz, French chanson and the deepest most soulful blues. It’s a captivating musical feast infused with the rhythms of her heritage in the North African Mahgreb and a daring improvisation that is the heartbeat of jazz music.

But most importantly it is a show of enormous energy, fun and delight. Bob Sedergreen on piano. Mal Sedergreen Saxophone and piano accordion , Marshall Clark, drums and Adam Spiegel, double bass. 

Venue: Paris Cat, 6 Goldie Place, Melbourne Vic

Tickets: TBA

Bookings: Tickets at the Door or




with special guest Bob Sedergreen

Friday 27th July 2018

Time: 7:00 pm



Jazz piano legend Bob Sedergreen, drummer Sonja Horbelt and  bassist Ivan Rosa are a tight and empathetic rhythm section having performed together for over two decades including a residency at Il Primo restaurant in Carlton followed by the release of their definitive recording , ‘The First One’. All three are involved in education and teach at a plethora of Melbourne schools. 


Ivan’s cousin Oscar Rosa is a fine guitarist and singer, led a band The Hottentots playing a commercial brand of jazz and blues inspired music. 


The Hottentots are a very successful band performing at many venues including concerts at Cruden Farm for Dame Elizabeth Murdoch.


Don’t miss a night where you can hear a blend of classic sixties jazz and popular standards


Venue: Paris Cat, 6 Goldie Place, Melbourne Vic

Tickets: $25, $20 (concession)

Bookings: Tickets at the Door or






Friday 3 August 2018

Time: 7:00 – 8:00 pm



Bob Sedergreen’s impact and influence in performance, composition and education for over half a century has secured his place as an Australian national treasure. 

This concert celebrates Bob’s 60th year of music making.

Written by Bob in the 1980’s at a time when he was lecturing in Jazz at the VCAThe December Dance Suite moves through a wide spectrum of influences and instrumentation. 


Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre and Bob Sedergreen


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Venue: Melbourne Recital Centre

Corner Southbank Boulevard and Sturt Street, Southbank —view map

Tickets: $30 ($25 concession)

This concert is set in-the-round. Seating in the Salon is general admission.

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Friday 10th August 2018

Time: 8:00 pm


Featuring Bob Sedergreen, Dale Lindrea and some of Melbourne’s most loved Jazz performers. Enjoy a sublime evening of mellow, laid-back songs and tunes, played by the masters.


Boite World Music Cafe concerts held at Box Hill Community Arts Centre.  The Boite World Music Café presents concerts featuring the finest world music performers from across the globe.


Venue: Box Hill Community Arts Centre

470 Station St, Box Hill

Tickets: $22 / $16 / $10


Enquiries: 03 9417 1983




Saturday 1st September 2018

Time: special show 6:00 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 Sam Young, who for many year played alongside Bob in the Stonnington Gardens Jazz Ensemble. Their empathy will be apparent to all. 

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

Venue: Paris Cat, 6 Goldie Place, Melbourne Vic

Tickets: $25, $20 (concession)

Bookings: Tickets at the Door or




Thursday 25th October 2018

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


Present a night of free blowing, high-energy straight-ahead jazz with an occasional French touch. The band consists of freakish bass trombonist Adrian Sherriff who has toured both nationally and internationally.  Mal Sedergreen, deep and soulful saxophonist, Mal has toured with legendary Bluesman, Jimmy Witherspoon and has played alongside David Sanborn.


Talk of the town bassist, the tireless and brilliant Gareth Hill and the propulsive rhythm machine, Mark Voogd. Bob Sedergreen on piano is regarded as a national treasure and has performed in concert with Dizzy Gillespie, Milt Jackson and Phil Woods.


This performance will include a multiplicity of jazz genres.  Don’t miss a night of music making by this star studded ensemble. 

Venue: Alliance Francaise de Melbourne’s Basement, 51 Grey St, St Kilda

Tickets: $20 Full / AFM Members $15

Bookings: Advanced online bookings recommended – limited places.  Book here..