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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 […]

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes at the Inverloch Jazz Festival 2019

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes at the Inverloch Jazz Festival 2019

Pippa Wilson (vocals) Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Frank Morgan (bass) Simon Atkinson (drums) Photos by Marion Blazé 190309

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes at the Port Fairy Jazz Festival 2019

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes at the Port Fairy Jazz Festival 2019

Pippa Wilson (vocals) Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Frank Morgan (bass) Simon Atkinson (drums) Photos by Marion Blazé 190209

Rick Correnza with Jazz Notes at the Port Fairy Jazz Festival 2019

Rick Correnza with Jazz Notes at the Port Fairy Jazz Festival 2019

Rick Correnza (vocals) Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Frank Morgan (bass) Simon Atkinson (drums) Photos by Marion Blazé 190209

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes at the Australian Jazz Convention 2018

Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes at the Australian Jazz Convention 2018

The Miners’ Tavern is nicely set up with a stage and lighting but the 10am start was somewhat challenging. For the evening set in the George Hotel, we had people managing the sound and the result was very pleasing to the large audience and us. You can watch and listen to ‘When Sunny Gets Blue’. […]

Rick Correnza and Jazz Notes return to Dizzy’s

Rick Correnza fronted Jazz Notes at Dizzy’s in August and September. With Oliver mixing, sound in the room was very good. Thanks to Marion Blazé for taking photos and video on both occasions. Dizzy’s has closed at its location above Bohème restaurant and will be reopening elsewhere in 2019 – we look forward to playing […]

Pippa Wilson – A Time For Love

Pippa Wilson – A Time For Love

Coming in July: Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes – A Time For Love Pippa sings the love songs of her favourite artists. Saturday, 14 July 2018 7:30-10:45pm Pippa Wilson (vocals) Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Frank Morgan (bass) Dean Cooper (drums) Ringwood RSL 16 Station St Ringwood 3134 Tickets $40 at the door $37.50 […]

Inverloch Jazz Festival 2018

Inverloch Jazz Festival 2018

Now with only three venues, the Inverloch Jazz Festival has become a more exclusive affair but Jazz Notes was there with Rick Correnza for two excellent sets to enthusiastic audiences in the best venue, Warrawee. Rick Correnza (vocals) Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Frank Morgan (bass) Simon Atkinson (drums) Photos by Marion Blazé 10 […]

With Pippa Wilson at the Victorian Jazz Club

With Pippa Wilson at the Victorian Jazz Club

We were delighted to be invited to back Pippa Wilson at the Victorian Jazz Club. Pippa, Ann and Kevin were reunited with Ron Sandilands (drums). At the last minute, we learned that our bass player was unwell so we were very pleased to meet the safe hands of Geoff Woods. 3 Feb 2018 Photos by Liz Thommers

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 […]

Proudly supporting the Australian Jazz Museum

Proudly supporting the Australian Jazz Museum

Jazz Notes keenly supports the activities of the Australian Jazz Museum and we were doubly pleased to have Pippa Wilson fronting the band for this special event at the Museum.   Pippa Wilson (vocals) Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Doug Kuhn (bass) Simon Atkinson (drums)     Thanks to Ashley Thomas for photos. 171013 Pippa […]

Rick Correnza at Hysteria Lounge

Rick Correnza at Hysteria Lounge

Rick Correnza made his debut with Jazz Notes at Hysteria Lounge, Lilydale for Jan’s Jazz Night on 6 July 2017. Rick’s renditions in the style of Sinatra, Bublé and Cocker were much-appreciated by the audience. Rick Correnza (vocals) Ann Craig (flutes) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Frank Morgan (bass) Simon Atkinson (drums) Thanks to Marion Blazé for […]

Sinatra and Bublé coming to Lilydale

Sinatra and Bublé coming to Lilydale

Bringing the swinging sounds of Frank Sinatra and Michael Bublé to Lilydale – Jazz Notes with Rick Correnza. From ballads to Latin and lots of swing with the smooth crooning of Rick Correnza backed by Jazz Notes, featuring Ann Craig on flute. Rick Correnza (vocals) Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Frank Morgan (bass) Simon […]

Castlemaine Jazz Festival 2017 – Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes

Castlemaine Jazz Festival 2017 – Pippa Wilson with Jazz Notes

Pippa Wilson swinging large and enthusiastic audiences at the Castlemaine Jazz Festival, 2017.   Pippa Wilson (vocals) Ann Craig (flute) Kevin Blazé (guitar) Daniel Pickard (bass) Mark Voogd (drums) Thanks to Marion Blazé for photos.  

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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


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