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A band stand is full of mostly women performing big band instruments Women in jazz – the elephant in the room
Features

Women in jazz – the elephant in the room

17 June 2021

After years of witnessing gender inequality in the jazz world, Gemma Farrell is calling it out with the release of an ambitious debut album by the Artemis Orchestra.

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Jazz orchestra’s history of success
Opinion

Jazz orchestra’s history of success

28 October 2020

Garry Lee, the first administrator of the West Australian Youth Jazz Orchestra, goes behind the scenes to discover the organisation’s secret to 37 years of success.

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Jenny Simpson Awesome insights
Podcasts

Awesome insights

3 September 2020

Jenny Simpson has launched the 2020 Awesome Festival during COVID-19 and it feels a bit like jumping out of an aeroplane. In this podcast Rosalind Appleby talks with the festival’s CEO and artistic director about the challenges and delights of planning the program.

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Libby Hammer Quartet, Downstairs at the Maj. Photo Rosalind Appleby Jazz rains supreme
Reviews

Jazz rains supreme

5 July 2019

Review: West Australian Youth Jazz Orchestra, King Street Corner Pocket Jazz Festival ⋅
His Majesty’s Theatre and surrounding venues, July 4-6 ⋅
Review by Ron Banks ⋅

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Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio