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Alumni of Jazz Workshop Australia

Here are some of our alumni. This is only the people who’ve gone on to do jazz at university or professionally, not the countless others who learnt a lot and found pleasure in playing music. Those things are very important too. Have we missed you? Let us know. Recent alumni: JWA students who successfully auditioned for […]

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2015 combos now enrolling

Do you play an instrument? Would you or your child age 8+ like to join a jazz band where you: a) play great music? b) learn how to improvise? c) learn the ways of jazz? d) play with other like-minded, enthusiastic and talented musicians? e) progress through a program with one of the best track […]

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Saul’s ultra marathon result

Saul Richardson (JWA Principal, guitar/bass/combo teacher & SYJO chief conductor) successfully completed the Sri Chinmoy Australian 24 hour track championships race over the weekend, Saturday June 23 – Sunday June 24. He walked a total of 128.856 km in 24 hours at Blacktown International Sportspark, where overnight temperature dropped as low as minus 3 ° […]

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Tour Band 2012 video

Here is a clip of the 2012 tour band performing at the Frank Collymore Hall in Bridgetown, Barbados in January this year. The tune is Flight Of the Foo Birds by Neal Hefti. Soloists are Tyaan Singh (alto), Scott Temby (tumpet), Jono Savery (tenor) and Jamie Bullman (drums).

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JWA students university audition success

A number of our students at the Jazz Workshop auditioned for various tertiary music courses. We congratulate the following on their audition success: Nick Henderson (bass, student of Saul Richardson, Advanced Combo, & SYJO) accepted into Jazz at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Oli Nelson (drums, student of Dave Goodman, Advanced Combo, & SYJO) accepted […]

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Excellent HSC Results for 2011 plus advice on getting high marks

Results for the 2011 Higher School Certificate exam are out, and all the  Jazz Workshop Australia students have done well in music, many brilliantly. One highlight was Edward Tan, who attended Port Hacking High School. He scored 100% in Music Extension for performance. But there were lots of really good results. Carlo Antonioli scored 97/100 in Music […]

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