December 2017 Newsletter

Still Night: Music in Poetry CD Launch, 
Melbourne Women's International Jazz Festival,

Five Below Live Recordings,
plus Mondays @ the Jazzlab, Transient Tuesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe & more...


The first day of summer is here! To celebrate 'Still Night: Music in Poetry' is now available on bandcamp.
You can purchase it here as a digital download, or very soon you will be able to purchase hard copies from jazzhead.com/stillnight, OR, if you're in Melbourne on Sunday December 10th please come down to the CD launch at The Jazzlab in Brunswick. Details below.

Here are some special events I'm involved with this month, including the MWIJF, Still Night CD Launch, Five Below live recordings, the Company of Pianos with Sam Keevers, plus the program details for Monday nights @ the Jazzlab & Transient Tuesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe. 
You can also find information in the events guide on my website.


Special Events
Friday 1st December [6pm 1 hour no interval]
The Company of Pianos with Sam Keevers
My two-piano series ‘The Company of Pianos’ continues at the MRC with Sam Keevers as my special guest. Playing tunes by us and our favourite Australians.
 
Presented by the Melbourne Recital Centre & Andrea Keller
Melbourne Recital Centre Salon
Corner Sturt Street & Southbank Boulevard, Melbourne
$30/25
03 9699 3333
https://www.melbournerecital.com.au/events/2017/the-company-of-pianos-with-sam-keevers/
 
 
Saturday 9th December [Doors 8pm, Show 9pm]
Elly Hoyt: The Composer’s Voice
Celebrating Australian women composers in collaboration with jazz vocalist Elly Hoyt. Featuring Elly Hoyt voice, Julien Wilson tenor saxophone, Shannon Barnett trombone, Andrea Keller piano, Jonathan Zion bass & Danny Fischer drums.
 
Presented by the Melbourne Women’s International Jazz Festival
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie Street, Brunswick
$28/25
03 9388 1999
www.jazzlab.club
http://www.mwijf.org/new-index-1/#/9-dec-elly-hoyt/
 
Sunday 10th December [Doors 7pm, Show 8pm]
Still Night: Music in Poetry **CD launch**
A meditation on omnipresent sentiments of death, grief, and loss, that incorporates poetry spanning centuries and the globe. The Still Night song cycle (composed by Keller in 2016) features Gian Slater voice, Josh Kyle voice, Julien Wilson tenor saxophone & bass clarinet, Stephen Magnusson guitar & Andrea Keller piano.
 
8pm set by Sophie Min/James Sherlock Duo
9pm set Still Night: Music in Poetry
Presented by the Melbourne Women’s International Jazz Festival
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie Street, Brunswick
$25/20
03 9388 1999
www.jazzlab.club
http://www.mwijf.org/new-index-1/#/10-dec-andrea-keller/
 
Sunday 17th December [Doors 8pm, Music 8:30 – 10:30pm]
Rajiv Jayaweera Quintet
Featuring Gian Slater voice, Shannon Barnett trombone, Andrea Keller piano, Sam Anning double bass & Rajiv Jayaweera drums.
 
Presented by the Melbourne Jazz Co operative
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie Street, Brunswick
$20/15
03 9388 1999
www.jazzlab.club
http://mjc.org.au

Mondays @ the Jazzlab
 
Monday 11th December [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30pm]
Andrea Keller’s Five Below ** live recording **
Stephen Magnusson guitar, Andrea Keller piano, Sam Anning double bass, Mick Meagher electric bass & James McLean drums
 
Monday 18th December [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30pm]
Andrea Keller’s Five Below ** live recording **
Stephen Magnusson guitar, Andrea Keller piano, Sam Anning double bass, Mick Meagher electric bass & James McLean drums
 
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie Street, Brunswick
$15/10
03 9388 1999
www.jazzlab.club
 
Transient Tuesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe
 
Tuesday 5th December  [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30-10:30pm]
Hiroki Hoshino double bass, Lewis Pierre-Humbert drums & Andrea Keller piano
 
Tuesday 12th November [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30-10:30pm]
Shannon Barnett trombone, Sam Anning double bass & Andrea Keller piano
 
Tuesday 19th December [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30-10:30pm]
Stephen Magnusson guitar, Leigh Fisher drums & Andrea Keller piano
 
Tuesday 26th December [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30-10:30pm]
The Clash ** Boxing Day special **
Shannon Barnett trombone, Julien Wilson tenor saxophone, Sam Anning double bass, James McLean drums & Andrea Keller piano
 
Uptown Jazz Cafe
177 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
$15/10
03 9416 4546
www.uptownjazzcafe.com
 

Thanks for reading and supporting creative Australian music!

Warmest,
Andrea