Posts tagged with Jazz and Improvisation

  1. Satellite launch: a sneak preview of new music from the MCM

    Free improvisation that’s as hot as a chilli and soft as a cream puff? Join the MCM’s Dr Rob Vincs and his CLV bandmates as they launch …

  2. Bec Goring: playing for inclusive cultures in football and music

    Graduating from the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music to become captain of the Geelong Women’s Football Team isn’t an obvious career progression, but Bec Goring is kicking goals on …

  3. Best Australian jazz vocal album win

    Geoff Hughes, of the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music, is one of Australia’s leading improvising guitarists and music educators. With his fellow musicians in the Michelle Nicolle Quartet, he …

  4. Monique diMattina: ‘I wanted to be the best jazz piano player ever’

    Monique diMattina

    The singer/songwriter, radio personality and University of Melbourne alumna talks music and life ahead of the Big Blowout Festival For the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music’s Big …

  5. Q&A with master instrumentalist Richard Bona

    Richard Bona shares his thoughts on collaborative work and creativity.

  6. Brian Brown Recording Studio continues the legacy of a visionary Australian artist

    Music students with Dr Ros McMillan and Martin Foley MP.

  7. The Lion King’s rise to the top of the pride

    Richard Montgomery, Musical Director of The Lion King, explains the show’s success.

  8. Bennetts Lane closure strikes a bum note for Australian jazz

    Steel Wool

    By David James

  9. VCA alumnus leads the 2012 jazz festival

    Michael Tortoni

    Melbourne International Jazz Festival Creative Director Michael Tortoni explains why a 100-year jazz tradition isn’t something that you just dabble in. By Lieu Thi Pham Jazz …