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Jazz By The Bay 2015

Jazz By The Bay Festival (29-31 May)

Jazz by the Bay will deliver the sounds of jazz in the beautiful settings of the South West. Just think, great food, the perfect place, cosy venues and three days of jazz with a touch of soul and funk. When: Friday 29 May to Sunday 31 May Where: 12 stunning venues throughout the areas of … [Read More...]

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Jazz Camp

Jazzcamp 2015

The 2015 JazzNOW! Jazz Camp is now open for online registrations. The centerpiece of the JazzNOW! program, Jazz Camp is tailored towards students aged 11-18 and runs from Monday July 6 to Friday July 10 at WAAPA in Mount Lawley. JAZZWA and JazzNOW! would like to acknowledge and thank the Western … [Read More...]

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WA Jazz Directory

WA has a vibrant live jazz scene and some great organisations and clubs bringing people together who share a love of jazz. Check out our WA Jazz Directory, listing musicians, bands & ensembles, composers, arrangers, venues and organisations from all around Western Australia. JazzWA members … [Read More...]

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Alan Corbet Scholarship 2014

The Perth Jazz Society is pleased to announce the winner of the Alan Corbet Fund Scholarship as Perth trombonist James van de Ven. In 2013 the Perth Jazz Society, in partnership with the WA Youth Jazz Orchestra, JazzWA, Jazz Fremantle and The Ellington, launched the inaugural ʻAlan Corbet Scholarshipʼ (ACS). Established in memory of Alan […]

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Jazzcamp 2014

Jazzcamp 2014 is now open for student registrations! The ‘camp’ (non-residential) is designed for aspiring young jazz musicians from ages 11-18 and runs from Monday 7th to Friday 11th of July at WAAPA in Mount Lawley. Jazz Camp consists of a series of clinics, master classes, performances and jam sessions delivered by some of Australia’s […]

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International Jazz Day – 30 April 2014

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) officially designated 30 April as International Jazz Day “in order to highlight jazz and its diplomatic role of uniting people in all corners of the globe“. Perth’s very own Troy Roberts once again performed as part of the All-Star Gobal Concert, which was streamed live from […]

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Perth International Jazz Festival 9-11 May 2014

The Perth International Jazz Festival is set for 9-11 May 2014. Jam packed with 48 performance across 14 venues around Perth, this festival will showcase an exciting array of local, interstate and international artists.  JAZZWA is proud to partner with The Ellington Jazz Club to present the JAZZWA Jam Sessions at The Ellington on each night […]