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Latest News

Celebrate Spring with an afternoon of toe-tapping rhythms from Brisbane's favourite concert, brass and swing bands.  From Garland to Gage help celebrate Pride Festival 2018 to build a more inclusive Brisbane.  Bands featured include South East Queensland Big Band, Brisbane Brass marching band and th...

Jazz Music Institute are now offering private lessons for all ages and abilities!

Go to jazz.qld.edu.au/private-lessons for more information on how you can start getting lessons at JMI!

South Brisbane Federal Band are launching their bi-annual Competition Competition 2019.  The competition is open to all who compose.  Details on www.thefeds.org.au

Entries close 29 June 2018

Gala concert in June/July 2019.  Date and venue to be confirmed.

Make a brunch date with The Sound Society at Celebration Lawn, Roma Street Parkland.

First Sunday of every month enjoy live music, food trucks, fresh air and room for the whole family to relax on the lawns.

Jazz Music Institute Term 2 of its Night Classes start on 2nd May!  Term 3 starts 18 July and Term 4 on 10th October.  These are casual classes in jazz improvisation every Wednesday night from 6-8pm.  Classes are split into beginning and intermediate levels.  You are able to select which class you w...


Upcoming Events

6 Oct
New Orleans City March
06.10.2018 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Roving New Orleans Jazz in the centre of the city - join the musicians from Jazz Music Institute for a New Orleans-style street parade down the mall.  Everyone welcome to join in and be involved.

13 Oct
Elegant Strings
13.10.2018 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Chamber music in City Hall with the elegant string sounds of Yellow Bird Trio playing everything from classics to Ed Sheeran and Billy Joel.

14 Oct
Sunday Serenade
14.10.2018 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Amadeus Orchestra conducted by Lachlan Snow performs overtures and operatic themes in the historic halls of Old Government House.  Bring the family, have brunch at the historic coffee shop and enjoy an hour of orchestral splendour with the buoyant and exuberant classicism of the small orchestra with the big sound.  Fresh, entertaining and accessible.

14 Oct
Jacarandas and Jazz
14.10.2018 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

New Farm Park comes alive to the swinging sounds of jazz under the jacarandas with big bands, roving jazz and food trucks.  Furry friends welcome.  

14 Oct
The Glory of Brass
14.10.2018 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

One of Brisbane's heritage bands, South Brisbane Federal Band brings a program of brass classics to The Tivoli Theatre with a broad range of classic brass repertoire to suit all tastes, both traditional ad contemporary.  Soak up the glorious sounds of brass music at it's best.