Jazz Notes plays in various combinations from gentle instrumental duo to dynamic vocal octet covering a broad range of musical styles:
- Moody and Gentle Jazz
- Latin Standards
- Funky Pop
- Jazz Standards (some with a twist!)
At the core of Jazz Notes are Ann Craig (flute) and Kevin Blazé (guitar).
Since our formation in 2012, we’ve played with a range of musicians and backed various singers but we have a stable core of talented singers and instrumentalists on whom we call for special events.
We can put together a program to suit any function from creating an atmosphere with an intimate vocal or instrumental combo to a larger group with driving rhythms for an energetic party.
What we do
Jazz Notes has performed at a wide range of events: various jazz venues, cafes and Clubs including Dizzy’s Jazz Club, Ruby’s Music Room, Kojo Brown, The Treble Clef, Burrinja Café, Village Cafe (Balwyn),Open Studio, Ringwood RSL, functions for Manningham and Maroondah City Councils, various charity and private functions, Marysville Sparkling Wine Festival, Marysville World’s Longest Lunch, Grampians Jazz Festival, Inverloch & Port Fairy Jazz Festivals, Eltham Jazz Festival, Castlemaine Jazz Festival, Wangaratta & Marysville Jazz & Blues Festivals.
We also stage events such as our cabarets with Pippa Wilson.
Ann and Kevin also run monthly events combining Open Mic with invited performers (http://www.meetup.com/Melbourne-Music-Performers/).
Where to hear us
You can see and hear live recordings from some of our events: http://jazznotes.net.au/listen/
How to book us
For bookings and enquiries: http://jazznotes.net.au/contact/ .
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