WA has a vibrant live jazz scene and some great organisations and clubs bringing people together who share a love of jazz. The WA Jazz Directory lists artists, bands & ensembles, composers, arrangers, venues and organisations from all around Western Australia.
If you are a jazz musician and your name or your band is missing from this directory, please submit your details using the ‘submit your listing’ button. Submissions are moderated, so it may take a day or so to see your listing go live. Basic listing (name and contact/web link) is free. To add your image, bio and be added as a featured listing requires paying a small membership fee. (Visit the Membership page for more details).
Trumpeter Adrian Hicks currently directs The Oz Big Band, The Metro Big Band as well as playing in a handful of various jazz and contemporary bands around WA. WAAPA trained in Arranging & Composition he also specialises in brass with embouchure and technical difficulties associated with their playing. The Oz Big Band is currently one of the most sort after swing dance bands in Australia due to their authentic feel and energy.