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Term 1 Jazz Showcase feat. Michael Griffin Quintet

Michael Griffin - sax; Tom Avgenicos - trumpet; Aaron Blakey - piano; Max Alduca - bass; Tim Geldens - drums

Saxophonist Michael Griffin was a semi-finalist in the prestigious Thelonius Monk Competition in 2013.  Since then he has spent time performing in New York where his playing has been lauded by jazz legends Jimmy Heath and Vincent Herring.  He was the youngest Australian to ever be featured in the iconic Downbeat Magazine and his debut album "Unexpected Greeting" made the top 10 Australian Jazz Albums of 2015.

The Jazz Showcase features all student jazz groups from the Conservatorium Jazz Program performing in numerous rooms across the campus.

7pm - Conservatorium Auditorium

(Jazz Showcase 6pm - 8pm)

$10 General; $5 Concession/Parents; Students FREE

Earlier Event: 3 April
Term 1 Band Showcase
Later Event: 6 May
Jens Hoppe Quartet