Ballarat Event's JAZZ series is bringing great jazz performers to live audiences in Ballarat, launched at the Art Gallery of Ballarat to kick off the 2018 Ballarat Winter Festival. Here we are one year on and another Ballarat Winter Festival is here and Jazz series has even more great Jazz in store for the city in 2019.
In the past twelve months JAZZ series has presented 20 live events with over 100 talented jazz musicians from Ballarat and abroad to music venues throughout the Ballarat CBD. Featuring Andy Firth & Rebecca Mendoza, Sam Boone, Ade Ish, Phileas Fogg, Andrea Keller's Transients, James Morrison, Nadira, The New Nite Owls & jazz legend and Australian Bell Award 2018 recipient Bob Sedergreen to name a few.
JAZZ series events provide music lovers of all ages a chance to sample some of the interesting styles of jazz that are gaining popularity around the world. Performed at music venues suited to the style, genre and audience.
JAZZ series has announced some of the finest musicians in Australian Jazz still to come on the 2019 program. Later this month the truly talented artist and musician John Scurry will be performing with his band Reverse Swing at one of the city's most popular art, food and entertainment venues the Pub With Two Names or PWTN as locals know it. Tickets and info available at jazzseries.com.au
The aim of JAZZ series is to engage the music community in Ballarat by creating live music opportunities to introduce contemporary, live, Australian Jazz to new audiences.
Ballarat Events would like to thank the community of greater Ballarat, our audiences, supporters, musicians and those who believe in what we are working so hard to accomplish. We appreciate your continued support and look forward to seeing you at the next gig.