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"This all-female jazz ensemble...can roar as one like an Ethiopian lion or fly like a bullet train, and yet also bristles with world-class soloists who are given free rein to blow and blow and blow."

-- Orange Press

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Apr24

The Originality of Hard Bop

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Thanks to bebop and cool jazz synthetization, hard bop became a thing. This style is characterized by the colorful blues and soul, as well as its characteristic gospel sound, and it began to develop in the middle of the last century. The most popular representatives of this subgenre of jazz are Sonya Rollins, Charles Mingus, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk, Clifford Brown, Horace Silver

Apr23

Cinema and Music - the Harmony of the Arts

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Traditionally, you can divide all movies about music into two categories. The first group of movies tells its viewers about the life of a real musician who achieved success on the world stage and made history. These include numerous films about Michael Jackson, Kurt Cobain, and Freddy Mercury.

Sep30

Sirens at Foundry616 in Oct

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Sirens Big Band, Sydney’s 17-piece super-collective, will hit the stage at Foundry 616 on October 11th. This is big band music, but not as you’ve heard or seen it before –...

Sep07

Sirens at Sydney Fringe Festival

Posted on Sep 7 by

Sydney’s 17-piece super-collective, is raring to hit the stage and reveal the new tunes they’ve been writing over the last six-months. The band will be presenting their...