25 ANNIVERSARY EVENTS
Big Band Weekend
9-11 October 2015
Commercial Hotel with
Great Western Plains Big Band and Featuring the wonderful John Morrison and Jacki Cooper.
Details > here
The Chalkies at The Monkey Bar
Free Jazz on Lower Wingewarra St
Friday 13 November 2015
Happy hour 4-6pm, Music from 7pm
Bookings for meals 02 6884 4949
Janet Seidel Trio Fri 11 Sept, 7.30pm Macquarie Conservatorium
As a 25th Anniversary Special Dubbo Club is offering both a special membership price and discount tickets to Janet Seidel Trio on September 11 at 7.30pm. Tickets are $20 each, normally at $29 saving of 30% off the full price.
Fees per annum Special 25th Anniversary Prices: Single:
$20.00 $10 Double: $30.00 $20 Family: $40.00 $25 Under 18/Student: $10.00 $5
You can pay by cheque or direct debit but first download the membership form here
25TH FREE WEEKEND OF JAZZ
7-9 AUGUST 2015
Dubbo Jazz celebrated 25 year of jazz with a FREE weekend of jazz around town. So tune in your ears, join in the fun and swing thru the weekend.
Download the full Program here
BANDS that appeared were
Jordan C Thomas Band Sydney – Fresh and authentic swingin’ smooth jazz. . You’ll find Jordan in his element slaving over his big old 1954 Gibson ES 150 in front of his band (guitar, horns, double bass and drums) It’s cool it’s old school – their blend of jazz, rockabilly, jump swing and more will have you on your toes: & the voice, its mellow, its cool, its liquid gold. Members: Jordan C. Thomas: guitar and vocals, Rob Hamilton: Double Bass, Paul Murchison: Trumpet, Matt Morrison: Drums
David Harvey Hunter Valley –A solo acoustic guitarist who knows his way around the fretboard whose influences include Django Reinhardt & Bruce Mathiske.
The Chalkies Dubbo – Local band that loves to play. From Trad to current jazz. Members: Tim Billiards – Trumpet/saxophone, Niell Ryan – Trombone, Andrew Brown – Drums, Paul Dunn – Piano, Matt Davis – Guitar, Greg Lange – Bass.
Tin Roof Big Band Wellingtons–Wellingtons own Big Band offshoot from the Town Band led by Eric Smith. Sophie Anderson – Alto Sax, Rebecca Brine – Alto Sax, Caroline Morley – Tenor Sax, Elizabeth Morley – Tenor Sax, Eric Smith – Baritone Sax, Bandmaster, George Morley – Trombone, Erin Melhuish – Trombone, Doug Morley – Trumpet, Wade Smith – Trumpet , Natasha Deasey – Trumpet , John Taylor – Trumpet, Zac Goninan – Trumpet, Greg Lange – Bass, Brendan Hyde – Drums
Honey Drippin’ Mudskippers Orange– Bona Fide Pre-war hokum billy jug music. Jugband, Dixieland, ragtime & hokum blues. Members: Brett Farrrow: ukulele, percussion, Alex Pearson: Banjo, vocals, Ben Lander: Double Bass, Tony Mansfield: vocals, guitar, Kenneth Smith: banjolele, vocals, kazoo.
Macquarie River Mudflappers Dubbo– Blues, jazz and roots make for an exciting mix of music to get you flapping! Members: Justin – Guitar, Vocals Prento – Harmonica, Guitar Dr Dale – Percussion Josiah – Drums
Red Earth Ukes Dubbo – Our very own Dubbo Ukulele Band, playing their blend of jazz, folk, and blues – uke powered.
Supported by Dubbo Jazz Club, Dubbo City Council, Dubbo PhotoNews, What’s On In Dubbo, Colour Copy Shop, Quality Inn Dubbo, Lazy River Estate, Western Plains Cultural Centre, Outlook Café, The Monkey Bar, Music Lounge Dubbo, Macquarie Conservatorium, Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Lust For Live.