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2015 Australian Jazz Bell Award winners

Congratulations to all the Australian Jazz Bell Award winners for 2015! Special congratulations to Western Australian winner Daniel Susnjar (Best Australian Modern Jazz Album AND Best Australian Jazz Song of the Year) and WAAPA graduate Sarah McKenzie (Best Australian Jazz Vocal Album). Extra … [Read More...]

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Jazz Camp

2015 Jazz Camp places filling fast!

Visit the Jazz Camp website 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. Jazz Camp consists of a series of clinics, master classes, performances and jam … [Read More...]

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Perth Internation Jazz Festival

Perth International Jazz Festival 29-31 May 2015

The Perth International Jazz Festival (PIJF) makes its much anticipated return to the city for one weekend only from 29 - 31 May 2015. Presenting 52 incredible jazz performances across 19 exceptional venues in the heart of the city, the three day festival will feature a blend of ticketed and free … [Read More...]

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Jazz By The Bay

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 […]

WAAPA Jazz workshops

Free Jazz Workshops @ WAAPA!

The world class staff from WAAPA’s Jazz Department will be running free instrumental workshops to aspiring young musicians on  Saturday June the 6th from 1:30pm – 3:30pm. This is a unique opportunity to learn from some of the country’s finest jazz performers and educators, whilst getting a glimpse into life at WAAPA. Workshops will be […]

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 Australian Academy of Performing […]

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International Jazz Day 30 April 2015

Check out the International Jazz Day Global Concert streamed live from Paris at 7pm (1am Perth time, 1st May), then available for on-demand viewing. The 2015 All-Star Global Concert will feature a cast of internationally renowned jazz artists including pianists John Beasley (Music Director), A Bu, Eliane Elias, Antonio Faraò, Isfar Sarabski and Herbie Hancock; […]