Evans / Robson Quartet – Jetsets, double bill with Phillippa Murphy Haste and Sam Gill

Jetsets Holbeach Avenue, Tempe, NSW, Australia

This project features compositions by Evans and Robson that explore a wide range of contemporary jazz, improvised music and intercultural connections. Evans’ powerful tenor sound and soaring soprano melodies combined with Robson’s great sense of groove and uncanny instinct for melodic lyricism creates a beautiful and engaging musical dialogue. 

Evans / Robson Quartet – Smith’s Alternative

Smith's Alternative 76 Alinga Street ACT 02 6257 1225 smithsalternative@gmail.com, Canberra, ACT, Australia

This project features compositions by Evans and Robson that explore a wide range of contemporary jazz, improvised music and intercultural connections. Evans’ powerful tenor sound and soaring soprano melodies combined with Robson’s great sense of groove and uncanny instinct for melodic lyricism creates a beautiful and engaging musical dialogue. 

10 February Saturday: The catholics

Foundry 616 Ground Floor, 616-620 Harris Street, Ultimo, NSW, Australia

The cathollics is doing our first show of 2024 early next month, at the Foundry on Saturday the 10th of February. We welcome back percussionist Adem Yilmaz. If you haven't heard Adem with The catholics yet, make a point of coming down to this one. His eastern textures and intricate fingerwork are truly something to […]

Cody, Evans + Swanton

Foundry 616 Ground Floor, 616-620 Harris Street, Ultimo, NSW, Australia

The trio is a story of musical friendship dating back 28 years. Three of Australia’s most renowned, experienced, and travelled musicians seek new exciting places through their adventurous playing together. Cody, Evans, and Swanton explore originals, standards, and free playing in a fun and confident fashion, with infectious grooves, strong time, humour, and moments of sublime lyricism.

Kalachakra Ensemble – A Tribute to Guru Karaikudi Mani

The Boite Mark St Hall, 1 Mark St, Fitzroy North, VIC, Australia

Join us for a heartfelt musical tribute commemorating the one-year anniversary of the passing of the legendary percussionist, Guru Karaikudi Mani. Led by Adrian Sherriff on mridangam, and featuring: Sandy Evans on saxophones, Peggy Lee on cello, Rohan Dasika on bass, and Jay Dabgar on tabla.

austraLYSIS at University of Western Sydney

The :Playhouse, Kingswood Campus, University of Western Sydney Western Sydney University, Penrith Campus, Kingswood, Second Avenue Western Sydney, Penrith, NSW, Australia

Hamed Sadeghi: Empty Voices

Phoenix Central Park 49 O'Connor St, Chippendale, NSW, Australia

"Empty Voices" composed and arranged by Hamed Sadeghi, the Persian Australian tar virtuoso, serves as evidence of his musical skills. With a career spanning four acclaimed albums since 2016, Sadeghi's artistry has earned recognition through nominations for two ARIA Awards and finalist positions at the Art Music Awards.

Hamed Sadeghi: Empty Voices

Phoenix Central Park 49 O'Connor St, Chippendale, NSW, Australia

"Empty Voices" composed and arranged by Hamed Sadeghi, the Persian Australian tar virtuoso, serves as evidence of his musical skills. With a career spanning four acclaimed albums since 2016, Sadeghi's artistry has earned recognition through nominations for two ARIA Awards and finalist positions at the Art Music Awards.

Freyja Garbett ‘Music from the Waves’

Recital Hall West, Sydney Con 1 Conservatorium Rd, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Sydney, NSW, Australia

As an experimental artist, composer and producer, Freyja Garbett has become a staple of the Sydney music scene. With a unique sound that transcends genres and defies musical expectations, Freyja has captivated audiences across the globe. Playing with Freyja at this concert are: Sandy Evans saxophones Max Alduca contrabass Miles Thomas drums & cymbals

Ten Part Invention ‘Tribute’

Recital Hall West, Sydney Con 1 Conservatorium Rd, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Sydney, NSW, Australia

In this concert, Ten Part Invention will play some favourites by Roger Frampton, Miroslav Bukovsky and Sandy Evans and new works by Andrew Robson.

Hamed Sadeghi ‘Empty Voices’

Recital Hall West, Sydney Con 1 Conservatorium Rd, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Sydney, NSW, Australia

The multi-generational ensemble led by Sadeghi and comprised of internationally renowned Australian Jazz figures Sandy Evans, Paul Cutlan and Lloyd Swanton and rising stars Michael Avgenicos, Thomas Avgenicos and Adem Yilmaz, delivers a mystique work.

The Whistleblowers with Miroslav Bukovsky – live at Butchers Brew Bar

Butchers Brew Bar 499 Marrickville Road, Dulwich Hill, NSW, Australia

The Whistleblowers is a collective of fine improvisers & composers from Melbourne, Canberra & Sydney. On 5 June, they will be performing mostly original compositions by the members of the group, Miro Bukovsky-trumpet, Sandy Evans-saxophone, Jess Green-guitar, Lachlan Coventry-bass, Ronny Ferella-drums