Geelong Jazz Soirees
Headline Jazz Events
Sun 13 October 2019 1:00pm
Sun 27 October 2019 1:00pm
0490 112 986
General Admission $15
Groups (per head, 10+) $10
Online or at the door
Booking fees may apply
Victorian Railway Institute Hall
A music series celebrating Geelong's strong jazz culture in concerts featuring some of the regions best established and emerging talents.
October 13 - For the launch of Geelong Jazz Soirees at Victorian Railway Institute Hall we have secured the amazing talent of one of Geelong finest jazz singers Michelle Benjamin.
Michelle is a renowned jazz singer with 30 years experience performing solo and in several combos across Victoria. She studied a Diploma of Music as part of The Gordon’s former jazz program moving on to become a key tutor for the course. Michelle actively teaches jazz voice in her private studio in Southwest Victoria mentoring future Victorian jazz talents.
For this special Geelong event, Michelle will be performing a selection of her favourite jazz standards accompanied by an ensemble of talented Geelong jazz musicians including Callum Watson (Piano), Evan Jones (Bass) and Sean Loughran (Drums). A bar and kitchen will be available for the event selling wines from Jack Rabbit Vineyard, cheese platters and delicious Devonshire tea.
October 27 - An afternoon of classic silent films accompanied by authentic silent film piano playing.
Includes films by Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton,
Performed by renowned Victorian jazz pianist Callum Watson.
Our bar and kitchen will be available for the event selling wines from our exclusive partner Jack Rabbit, cheese platters and delicious devonshire tea.