Jazz Notes Duo (and more) livestreams

Jazz Notes Duo (and more) livestreams

Over the past few weeks, Ann Craig (flute) and Kevin Blazé (guitar) have been doing weekly livestreams on Facebook from various locations. Our most recent was from the beach at Rosebud on a glorious day. You can view the video here: https://fb.watch/9H0jJl6SMn/ We’ve been joined by Anita Harris (https://fb.watch/9H0zOZX8JQ/) and Pippa Wilson (https://fb.watch/9H0B_yIQXp/) and on Friday […]

Jazz On Sundays – Sun 12 Dec 2021

Jazz On Sundays – Sun 12 Dec 2021

Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/BVWQE After many months of Jazz on Sundays being cancelled due to the lockdowns, and 3 months of wonderful Zoom sessions, it’s now time to return to LIVE music: great entertainment and the feeling you get when you can catch up with friends, and just feel the vibe of live music. Sunday 12 Dec […]

Rick Correnza with Jazz Notes – The Great American Songbook – postponed

Rick Correnza with Jazz Notes – The Great American Songbook – postponed

Rick Correnza with Jazz Notes – The Great American Songbook Sat 18 September 2021, 7:30pm Ringwood RSL, 16 Station St, Ringwood 3134 Jazz Notes presents a night of cool jazz with Rick Correnza This is our first major event at Ringwood RSL out of COVID and we look forward to your company. Rick will take you on […]

Caught In The Act! – Catch us at the Phillip Island Jazz Club!

Caught In The Act! – Catch us at the Phillip Island Jazz Club!

CITA has been working hard building on our vibrant Latin/jazz repertoire during 2020 and 2021. At the Inverloch Jazz Festival in 2020, we gladly accepted an opportunity to pop up in the outdoor tent and entertain the passing crowds. We were happy that so many passers-by stopped and stayed. In the audience were some of […]

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes returning to the Victorian Jazz Club

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes returning to the Victorian Jazz Club

We last played at the Victorian Jazz Club when Pippa invited the Jazz Notes Show Band to back her in Feb 2020. It was one of our last gigs for the year. Luckily, things are turning around now and we are looking forward to joining Pippa again at the VJC in March. It’ll be a […]

Caught In The Act! at Britannia Mall, Mitcham

Caught In The Act! at Britannia Mall, Mitcham

Britannia Mall Bringing the musical fun that we had at our monthly open mic afternoons to an outdoor setting at the Britannia Mall, 487 Whitehorse Rd, Mitcham 3132. Thanks to the House Cats (aka Caught In The Act!) and a whole bunch of our musical friends, we celebrated bringing fun music to the people. See us […]

The Newport Jazz Festival is coming: 1-2 May, 2021

The Newport Jazz Festival is coming: 1-2 May, 2021

You don’t have to go all the way to Rhode Island! Appearing will be: Caught In The Act! Rick Correnza with Jazz Notes and many other artists and bands. Tickets aren’t available just yet but you can find more information at: https://www.melbournejazzjammers.com.au  

Rick Correnza with Jazz Notes: ‘Charade’

Rick Correnza with Jazz Notes: ‘Charade’

Here’s a fantastic rendition of the 1963 Henry Mancini song, Charade, by Rick Correnza with Jazz Notes, recorded live at SAE Studios. We just love the energy in this performance, don’t you? Keep an eye on the Jazz Notes Facebook page for more of these performances: we will be releasing more videos over the coming […]

‘Pretty Eyes’ played by Caught in the Act!

‘Pretty Eyes’ played by Caught in the Act!

Caught in the Act! in rehearsal. Here’s our version of Horace Silver’s 1965 tune, Pretty Eyes. We hope you enjoy this exciting jazz waltz, based on Dee Dee Bridgwater’s 1995 recording from her album, Love and Peace: A Tribute to Horace Silver. Like the Jazz Notes Facebook page to be informed of more videos coming […]

Pippa Wilson sings ‘The Shadow Of Your Smile’ with the Jazz Notes Duo

Pippa Wilson sings ‘The Shadow Of Your Smile’ with the Jazz Notes Duo

Pippa Wilson sings the beautiful ‘Shadow Of Your Smile’ accompanied by Ann Craig (flute) and Kevin Blazé (guitar). The music was written by Johnny Mandel with lyrics by Paul Francis Webster for the 1965 movie, ‘The Sandpiper’. When things became very quiet in 2020, we thought we should ‘get together’ with Pippa and do something. […]

Building Bridges played by Caught In The Act!

Building Bridges played by Caught In The Act!

We were so happy to be able to include this bonus track on our recent CD, ‘A Smooth One’. After recording all the tracks for our duo album at Homestead Studios, we asked the rest of the band to join us to record one of our favourites, Building Bridges, and we shot some footage from […]

Jazz Notes CD ‘A Smooth One’ – it’s here!

Jazz Notes CD ‘A Smooth One’ – it’s here!

It took a little longer than we expected but we are thrilled to have our CD available NOW for purchase. Buy now We hope you enjoy our first CD: we certainly loved recording the tracks! There are 18 tracks from Ann and Kevin and one bonus track from Caught In The Act! with Ashley Thomas […]

Rick Correnza with Jazz Notes at Inverloch

Rick Correnza with Jazz Notes at Inverloch

Inverloch in March 2020 was the last festival before Victoria went into COVID lockdown. Rick was in fine voice for our sets in the Hub. Rick Correnza (vocals) Ann Craig (flute) Ashley Thomas (saxophone) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Frank Morgan (bass) Simon Atkinson (drums) Photos by Marion Blazé 200308

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes at Inverloch

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes at Inverloch

Inverloch in March 2020 was the last festival before Victoria went into COVID lockdown. We had three great sets with Pippa! Pippa Wilson (vocals) Ann Craig (flute) Vincent Bradley (trumpet) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Tony Luxmoore (piano) Doug Kuhn (bass) Simon Atkinson (drums) Photos by Marion Blazé 200308

Caught In The Act! popup band at Inverloch

Caught In The Act! popup band at Inverloch

Inverloch in March 2020 was the last festival before Victoria went into COVID lockdown. Caught In The Act! appeared as a pop-up band on a lawn in the centre of town and attracted a good crowd Ann Craig (flute) Ashley Thomas (saxophone) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Tony Luxmoore (keyboard) Frank Morgan (bass) Simon Atkinson (drums) Photos […]

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Coming events

Jazz Notes Duo - livestreams on Facebook

Generally, Wednesdays 1:00-1:30pm on Facebook – but only until Christmas 2021.
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Jazz on Sundays

Sun 12 December 2021
1:30-5:30pm

DR Big Band
Caught In The Act!
Open Mic
Jam

Ringwood RSL
16 Station St
Ringwood 3134

More info


Port Fairy Jazz Festival

Fri 11 -Sun 13 February 2022

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes
Caught In The Act!
The Ann Craig Duo
Tribute to the Crooners - Hans De Zilwa with Jazz Notes
House Cats - Open Mic

More info


Jazz At The Lake

Sun 6 March 2022
11:00am-8:30pm

Ringwood Lake

7 bands

BBQ
Devonshire Teas
Coffee


From the archives

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