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Jazz scholarship nominees announced

THE Generations in Jazz (GIJ) scholarship finalists for 2019 have been announced with six instrumentalists and six vocalists vying for the prestigious accolades. Celebrating its 30th […]

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 […]

Global audience for jazz event

GENERATIONS in Jazz will reach a global audience next year as part of Sydney’s International Jazz Day celebrations. But the unique venue – a massive big […]

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 […]

Jazz puts region in spotlight

“THIS has been the most concentrated soulful experience I have ever had in my life,” US jazz sensation Patti Austin said at Sunday’s Generations in Jazz […]

Jazz fever sweeps city

MOUNT Gambier became the weekend’s global headquarters of youth jazz as thousands of student musicians from across Australia shared the limelight with some of the world’s […]

Festival catering a big gig

THE strength of the region’s people and willingness to lend a hand has been showcased this week as bakers, chefs and business owners come together in […]