City home to next gen stars

A GLOBAL flavour of jazz will continue at the James Morrison Academy of Music this year with a majority of the 63 students enrolled for 2019 […]

Academy trumpeting success

JAMES and Judi Morrison are celebrating five years of Mount Gambier’s James Morrison Academy of Music in 2019. Explaining they chose the “perfect community” to launch […]

Big sound for city

EIGHT-piece outfit Ekki and the Scatterbrains will bring their big sound, vibrant energy and captivating stage presence to the Apple Farm on Saturday night. Following a […]

Award nomination music to teachers’ ears

MOUNT Gambier High School teachers Megan Spirat and Scott Gunn have been nominated for the South Australian Public Education Awards (SAPEA) in the community engagement section […]

Big band emerges from jazz academy

JAMES Morrison Academy students have formed a 17-piece big band set to perform at the Mount Gambier Community RSL on Father’s Day. Leader Harrisson Ball said […]

Harrisson has a ball at sea

SAILING across the Caribbean in a luxury cruise liner seems like a dream gig and at barely 18 years of age Harrisson Ball turned that vision […]

World-class jazz visit

INTERNATIONAL jazz stars landed in Mount Gambier on Thursday to entertain students at the James Morrison Academy. Branford Marsalis and his entire band arrived from New […]

Young jazz stars compete

SIX James Morrison Academy students will be vying for scholarships when more than 5000 young musicians arrive in the city for this year’s Generations in Jazz […]

School of jazz makes trumpeting return

JAZZ legend James Morrison will this week introduce a new generation of Australia’s finest young musicians to arts and education with the commencement of a new […]

Performing arts centre vision

THE Mount Gambier City Band is seeking to further enrich the city’s art scene by revamping the historic band hall into a state-of-the-art multi-function performing arts […]