13 December MWIJF Festival Quintet

Sunday Dec 13 8pm Bennetts Lane Jazz Lab $20/15/12

Purchase tickets online or at the door

Festival Quintet feat. Sandy Evans, Angela Davis, Andrea Keller, Tamara Murphy and Sonja Horbelt

Since 2000, the MWIJF seeks each year to form a group of leading female musicians to perform and promote their own original material, and those of other female artists.  Past members have included Nadje Noordhuis, Felicity Provan, Froy Agre, Shannon Barnett, Monique DiMattina and Fiona Burnett.

This year features the extraordinary Sandy Evans on tenor sax and recently returned from the US alto saxophonist Angela Davis, with award winning andrea Keller on piano, in demand Tamara Murphy on bass and Sonja Horbelt on drums.

12 December – Kapture in Newcastle

Sandy Evans‘Kapture is a masterfully performed fusion of jazz and Indian classical musics’ Joseph Cummins,


Five of Australia’s leading jazz and Indian musicians present KAPTURE, a moving musical tribute to South African freedom fighter, Ahmed Kathrada (Nelson Mandela’s cell mate), as recorded on their acclaimed Rufus Records CD. The music was developed through collaboration with renowned choreographer Liz Lea.

‘Bobby Singh’s tabla and the wordless singing of Sarangan Sriranganathan in glorious symbiosis.’ Tony Hillier, The Australian

Don’t miss this extraordinary event where you can hear legendary tabla maestro Bobby Singh, transcendent vocalist Sarangan Sriranganathan, passionate saxophonist Sandy Evans, and the lively and imaginative rhythm section of Brett Hirst and Toby Hall.

Purchase the CD: www.rufusrecords.com.au

Contact for more info: 0422 987 581

Tenor and soprano saxophone, composer