International Jazz Day

Monday, 30 April 2018

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International Jazz Day occurs every year on April 30, created by UNESCO to highlight Jazz and its diplomatic role in uniting people around the globe.

IJD 2018 features Brad Child on saxophones & clarinet, Sophie Leslie on vocals, Kelly Ottaway on vibraphone, Viktor Zappner on piano, Nick Haywood on bass, Bruce Innocent on percussion, and Beau Thomas on drums.

Bradford Child has been a fixture on the Sydney jazz scene for 30 years. He has performed as a leader and side man at festivals and clubs including, Manly, Wangaratta, Bellingen, Darling Harbour, Merimbula, and The Basement; and had the Brad Child Orchestra as resident Monday Night at the Soup Plus for 9 years.

He has performed internationally at Ronnie Scott's, Notting Hill Festival, Edinburgh Festival, Ascona,  Bulach and Breda Festivals, clubs in New York and Amsterdam, and Paris, at Le Baiser Sale and Le Caveau de la Huchette.

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