Ballaarat Mechanics’ Institute and Small Space Music present their third season of contemporary jazz, world music and new sounds featuring some of Australia’s finest performers. Enjoy a night of intimate music in the historic Humffray Room.
Kicking off the 2019/2020 series will be Michelle Nicolle New Quintet on Saturday 24 August. Michelle is recognised as Australia’s leading jazz vocalist and will be joined by equally celebrated musicians Stephen Magnusson (guitar), Luke Howard (piano), and her longtime rhythm section team Tom Lee (bass) and Ronny Ferella (drums). Performing new arrangements of jazz standards, songs from their own radio years and some rare beauties this, will be a night of beautiful music from Australia’s finest.
Opening set by Luke Howard with solo piano