TURA New Music is proud to present UK free jazz pianist, composer and innovator, Keith Tippett in Residence in his first ever visit to Australia. The Keith Tippett Residency is Tura’s first international Residency as part of their iMprov program.
Over the course of the Residency, Tippett will collaborate, improvise, and perform with the Western Australian Youth Jazz Orchestra (WAYJO), members of Tura’s iMprov Program, and the especially formed Mujician Mosaic ensemble.
The Residency will include two stand-alone concerts; the first, an up-close and personal solo sitting in Tippett’s rehearsal room. An intimate opportunity for lovers of contemporary jazz and improvisation to see Tippett at his freest at 7.30pm, 1 December, Rehearsal Rm 1, State Theatre Centre of WA.
The Residency will then conclude with Mujician Mosaic, at 7.30pm, 7 December in Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of WA. Mujician Mosiac will feature extended collaborations with WAYJO, Tura’s iMprov members, and the Mujician Mosaic ensemble.