Friends of the School of Music Jazz Fundraiser: Gershwin and Ellington

Friends of the School of Music Jazz Fundraiser: Gershwin and Ellington

Bookings are now open for the Friends of the School of Music fund-raising jazz concert, Gershwin and Ellington, on Wednesday 15th October at 7:30pm in the Big Band Room, Peter Karmel Building, at the School of Music. 

The format will be similar to last year, with a cabaret feel and cash bar in the room. There will be tables at the front for the first 30-35 bookings, with numbered allocated seating on a first-come, first-served basis. 

The proceeds will be used by the Friends to support grants to students for activities such as master classes, CD production, participation in competitions.

The program will feature Rachael Thoms and Friends (Tate Sheridan and Miroslav Bukovsky), the Stephen Read Trio (Stephen Read, (guitar)Brendan Keller-Tuberg (bass) & Hayden Fritzlaff (drum kit)), and the ANU Jazz Collective, all with a theme of Gershwin and Ellington. 

Do not miss this opportunity to hear some old favourites plus some new work and new performers. 
Reserved seating can be obtained by contacting Annie Oakey ( or 0425 718 130) and making payment in advance by EFT to the Friends bank account BSB 012 950 Account No 451018883 (your name and ‘jazz’ in the reference line). 

Payment can also be made by credit card or cheque sent to The Treasurer, Friends of the School of Music- Bldg. 100, William Herbert Place, The Australian National University, ACT 2601.

Tickets may also be available for purchase at the door. Tickets $25 adults, $20 members of the Friends, $10 students.

Click to view the full  event poster.


Updated:  26 September 2014/Responsible Officer:  Head of School/Page Contact:  CASS Marketing & Communications