Freedman Jazz showcases Australia’s top jazz artists in the prestigious Freedman Jazz Fellowship. Each of the finalists will present a set of music, in an unforgettable night of jazz. This year’s Freedman Jazz concert will be held at The Studio, Sydney Opera House, on Monday 20 July. The program will be announced in mid-June when the four finalists have been selected.
Freedman Jazz is a window into what’s happening now in jazz and a landmark event in the Australian jazz calendar each year.
“For music lovers it’s an opportunity to hear the best of the best playing in a white hot session.” Daily Telegraph
Past winners of the Freedman Jazz Fellowships are a Who’s Who of Australian jazz: Ben Hauptmann and James Muller, saxophonists Julien Wilson, Andrew Robson and Matt Keegan, pianists Andrea Keller, Matt McMahon, Aaron Choulai and Marc Hannaford, trumpeter Phil Slater, bassist Christopher Hale and vocalist Kristin Berardi.
The Jazz Fellowship is funded by the Freedman Foundation, managed by The Music Trust and administered by the Sydney Improvised Music Association. ABC Jazz is a media partner for the Freedman Jazz concert.
Date: Monday 20 July
Venue: The Studio, Sydney Opera House
Artists: Announced mid-June
Tickets: $38 Adult / $31 Senior / $28 Concession. Click here to purchase tickets through Sydney Opera House or call 02 9250 7777