November 2017 Newsletter

Merlyn Myer Composing Women's Commission, Wangaratta Jazz Festival, Sydney International Women's Festival,
plus Mondays @ the Jazzlab, Transient Tuesdays @ Uptown Jazz Cafe & more...


The end of the year is fast approaching and with it comes festivals, premiers, CD launches and much more!

Here are some special events I'm involved with this month, 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
Sunday 5th November [3:00-4:00pm]

Sam Anning Sextet @ Wangaratta Festival of Jazz & Blues
Sam Anning double bass, Danny Fischer drums, Matt Jodrell trumpet, Carl Mackey alto sax, Julien Wilson tenor sax & Andrea Keller piano
 
WPAC Theatre
Wangaratta
http://wangarattajazz.com/artists/sam-anning/
 
 
Friday 10th November [8:00 – 10:00pm]
Keller/Hale/McLean - Weekend of Beautiful Music (The City of Boroondara)
Christopher Hale (bass guitar), James McLean (drums) & Andrea Keller (piano)
 
Lido Jazz Room
675 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn
$25/20
03 8658 0000
https://www.lidocinemas.com.au/Page/Lido-Jazz-Room
 
Sunday 12th November [Doors 8:00pm Music 9:00 – 11:00pm]
Paul Williamson Quintet – CD launch
Paul Williamson (trumpet), Jamie Oehlers (tenor sax), Christopher Hale (bass guitar), James McLean (drums) & Andrea Keller (piano)
 
Presented by the Melbourne Jazz Co op
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie Street, Brunswick
$20/15
03 9388 1999
www.jazzlab.club
www.mjc.org.au
 
Friday 17th November [8:30pm]
Silke Eberhard (Germany) w/ Sandy Evans & Andrea Keller
Sydney International Women’s Jazz Festival
Silke Eberhard (saxophone, clarinet, composer), Sandy Evans (saxophones), Steve Elphick (double bass), James Waples (drums) & Andrea Keller (piano)
 
Foundry 616
616 Harris St, Ultimo (Sydney)
$42/36/25
02 9211 9442
https://siwjf.org

Sunday 19th November [7:00pm till late]
Benefit jazz concert for Adrian Jackson
Enormous line up of musicians – I’ll be playing a tune early on with Julien Wilson & Sam Anning
 
The Jazzlab
27 Leslie Street, Brunswick
$25/20
03 9388 1999
www.jazzlab.club
www.mjc.org.au
 
Thursday 28th November [6pm 1 hour no interval]
Merlyn Myer Music Commission 2017
My new work ‘Love in Solitude’, premiers in a performance by Ensemble Offspring with Jem Savage (sound design). 
‘Love in Solitude’ is a meditation on the eloquent thoughts of Rainer Maria Rilke presented in ‘Letters to a Young Poet’.
 
Presented by the Melbourne Recital Centre
Melbourne Recital Centre Salon
Corner Sturt Street & Southbank Boulevard, Melbourne
$25
03 9699 3333
https://www.melbournerecital.com.au/events/2017/merlyn-myer-music-commission-2017-andrea-keller/
 
Friday 1st December [6pm 1 hour no interval]
The Company of Pianos VI 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/
 

Monday Series @ the Jazzlab
 
Monday 6th November [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30pm]
The Composer’s Circle
Angela Davis (alto saxophone), Carl Mackey (tenor saxophone), James Macaulay (trombone), Stephen Magnusson (guitar), Andrea Keller (piano), Sam Anning (bass) & Danny Fischer (drums)
 
Monday 13th November [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30pm]
Masters & Apprentices
Eugene Ball (trumpet), Max Slorach (saxophone), Robbie Finch (double bass), Maddi Carter (drums) & Andrea Keller (piano)
 
Monday 20th November [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30pm]
Solo/Duo/Trio
Eugene ball (trumpet), James McLean (drums) & Andrea Keller (piano) – 2x duo & 1x trio sets.
 
Monday 27th November [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30pm]
Andrea Keller’s Five Below
Stephen Magnusson guitar, Andrea Keller piano, Sam Anning double bass, Mick Meagher electric bass & Leigh Fisher drums

The Jazzlab
27 Leslie Street, Brunswick
$15/10
03 9388 1999
www.jazzlab.club

 
Transient Tuesdays @ Uptown
 
Tuesday 7th November [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30-10:30pm]
Christopher Hale bass guitar, Danny Fischer drums & Andrea Keller piano
 
Tuesday 14th November [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30-10:30pm]
Erkki Veltheim violin, Mick Meagher electric bass & Andrea Keller piano
 
Tuesday 21st November [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30-10:30pm]
Julien Wilson saxophone & clarinet, Sam Anning double bass & Andrea Keller piano
 
Tuesday 28th November [Doors 8:00pm Music 8:30-10:30pm]
Stephen Magnusson trio

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