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GIG Review: Para Voce Thurs 18 June 2015

 
Peter Freeman – Bass
Kay Sullivan – Piano Accordion
Mauricio Hosi – Guitar
Marcelo Rosciano – Percussion
Stephanie Dick – Vocals
Lachlan Hawkins – Drums
Jo Largerlow – Flute
The first tune this fab band played immediately transported me to Paris, cruising down he Seine, the tune was so very French and romantic. As it turned out, it was the theme tune from “Midnight in Paris”!
This was followed by some beautiful Latin American tunes from Brazil,including an original composed by Mauricio Hosi.
The evening continued with a stream…

John Hogan Quartet and Mezzo Bass

The Players:
John Hogan on guitar
Robert Harley (Dr Bob) on bass
Stephen Caurana on drums
Jake Bristow on piano
James McIntyre on guitar
Marian Skrede on vocal
It was a real treat for the good Thursday night crowd. The evening started with the John Hogan Quartet who played a lovely mix of laid back jazz tunes. John played beautiful melodies on his guitar that everyone enjoyed. He is a class act on those temperamental nylon strings. This set included classic 50’s Miles Davies (eg. Freddie Freeloader)…

Janet Seidel Trio – Bastille Day 14 July 2010

A hushed and crowded Brisbane Jazz Club celebrated the National Day of France by giving a rapturous welcome to one of the very few Francophile jazz artistes in Australia – the ever-popular Janet Seidel – ‘la belle Seidel’, accompanied by her brother David on bass, and Chuck Morgan on guitar.
The rapture of the welcome was well deserved by these three fine musicians. Special mention should be made of the efforts by our Secretary – Rita Laurie, and the staff of the BJC, who…