Josh Kelly Trio Live at The Jazzlab

Concert or Performance

24 Feb 2019

Saxophonist Josh Kelly (alto & soprano sax), an emerging young talent, who is the recipient of the 2019 PBS Young Elder of Jazz Award (a commission for a work to be performed as part of the 2019 MIJF). He presents the newest iteration of his trio, featuring Tamara Murphy (bass) and James Mclean (drums).

The Josh Kelly Trio has one foot firmly planted in history, and one foot slipping forward towards the unknown. With nods to the 60’s modal and spiritual jazz saxophone tradition, the listener can expect to hear flourishes of Coltrane, Joe Henderson and Pharaoh Sanders, but with a focus on innovation, rather than imitation.

Kelly has incorporated some unique influences (such as the rhythmic interplay of modern Australian jazz) and has used these concepts to compose music specifically for this trio, balancing sections of free improvisation with strong improvisational structures based on modal and rhythmic concepts.

Facilities

Bar Disabled access available Free Wifi Non Smoking Public Toilet

Event Times

24 Feb 2019

Once Only Event

Venue

The Jazzlab

27 Leslie Street, Brunswick, 3056

Nearby Accommodation

View All
Bedroom with Queen Bed

Melbourne Short Stay Apartments – Power Street

Southbank, Melbourne

Foyer - Melbourne Holiday Apartments Flinders Wharf

Melbourne Holiday Apartments Flinders Wharf

Docklands, Melbourne

Gorgeous View of Melbourne from the Parkview Hotel

Melbourne Parkview Hotel

Melbourne

1 Bedroom Living Room

Adina Apartment Hotel Melbourne

Melbourne

Classic King Room

Sofitel Melbourne On Collins

Melbourne

Living Area

Quest Southbank Apartment Hotel

Southbank, Melbourne

Contact Us