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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 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 […]

The Ann Craig Duo at the Port Fairy Jazz Festival 2019

The Ann Craig Duo at the Port Fairy Jazz Festival 2019

Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Photos by Marion Blazé 190209

Jazz Notes Duo at the Australian Jazz Convention 2018

Jazz Notes Duo at the Australian Jazz Convention 2018

Both sets on the balcony of the George Hotel. In the first, we were joined by Anita Harris for a couple of beautiful songs. Anita Harris (vocals) Ann Craig (flutes) Kevin Blazé (guitars) 181229

Australian Jazz Convention 2017 – Jazz Notes Duo, Rick Correnza and the House Cats

Australian Jazz Convention 2017 – Jazz Notes Duo, Rick Correnza and the House Cats

The Australian Jazz Convention 2017 was held again in Ballarat and Jazz Notes appeared there in various guises: Ann and Kevin again performed as the Ann Craig Duo and were joined for one piece by Tonia Baker. Rick Correnza fronted Ann, Kevin, Frank Morgan (bass) and Marek Podstawek (drums) The House Cats, house band of the […]

Here’s one near home!

Here’s one near home!

Coming to Ringwood North on Sunday 23 July, 2017, 2-5pm.   Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar)   Taking requests.   Join us for a drink, coffee, afternoon tea or a meal at: Rosebank Restaurant and Receptions 147-151 Warrandyte Rd Ringwood North 3134   Thanks to Joseph Darmenia for the photograph.  

In various guises at Halls Gap Jazz and Blues Festival

In various guises at Halls Gap Jazz and Blues Festival

21-23 Oct 2016 The inaugural Halls Gap Jazz and Blues Festival with Jazz Notes in various guises: the Ann Craig Duo – Ann Craig (flute) and Kevin Blazé (guitar) Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes – Pippa Wilson (vocals), Ann Craig (flute), Kevin Blazé (guitar), Frank Morgan (bass), Marek Podstawek (drums) Flute, Vibes and Tw Gits […]

Ann and Kevin return to Open Studio

Ann and Kevin return to Open Studio

After a year’s absence, Ann and Kevin returned to Open Studio, Northcote. A listening audience(!) making requests. Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar)   Photos by Marion Blazé   160724

The Ann Craig Duo at the Australian Jazz Convention 2015

The Ann Craig Duo at the Australian Jazz Convention 2015

The Ann Craig Duo played on 27 Dec in the Provincial Hotel and then the last set of the night (28 Dec 2015) in the Miners’ Tavern.   Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar)   Photos by Marion Blazé  

At Open Studio again

At Open Studio again

Very happy to be invited back to Open Studio. Thanks to all the Meetup people who came along.   Sat 25 July 2015 Photos by Marion Blazé

Jazz Notes hits the airwaves

Jazz Notes hits the airwaves

Peter O’Brien of 3ECB (Eastern FM) kindly invited Ann and Kevin to his afternoon radio program. We played 5 songs (apparently the first time for live music in their studio) and talked about what we’ve been up to and what’s coming up. Photographs by Marleen Pruys Mon, 13 July 2015  

Jazz Notes returns to Burrinja Café

Jazz Notes returns to Burrinja Café

Burrinja Café has undergone renovation and change of management. During that time, there was no live music. Jazz Notes opened Burrinja’s Sunday afternoon program on 28 June 2015. It started with Ann Craig (flute) and Kevin Blazé (guitar). They were joined by Daniel Pickard (bass) and, for the second set, Wade Morgan (vocals).   Photographs […]

Jazz Notes debuts at Open Studio

Jazz Notes debuts at Open Studio

The duo of Ann and Kevin debuted at Open Studio on Saturday, 18 April, playing the late afternoon set. We’ll return on Anzac Day and have been invited to make a more regular arrangement. Thanks to everyone who came and for the kind comments: ‘great to witness such musical expertise from this duo!’ ‘you guys […]

Debut at Open Studio

Debut at Open Studio

Ann and Kevin will be appearing at Open Studio, Northcote on: Sat 18 April 2015, 5-7pm Sat 25 April 2015, 5-7pm  

The Ann Craig Duo – a hit at the Grampians Jazz Festival

The Ann Craig Duo – a hit at the Grampians Jazz Festival

The Grampians Jazz Festival 2015 saw Ann & Kevin playing as ‘The Ann Craig Duo’ (we played under ‘Jazz Notes’ with Pippa Wilson). The Duo’s first set was early in the programming and the room was filled for what was described as ‘Gentle Jazz’. In fact, we covered jazz, pop, classical, folk, … . Although […]

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Jazz Notes Duo - livestreams on Facebook

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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

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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

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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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