The 2019 Stonnington Jazz Festival, will close with an extraordinary finale! A mini festival in itself this early evening event will celebrate Australian trad jazz in the stunning Malvern Town Hall.
Pianist Monique DiMattina has assembled a stellar line-up of Australian musicians to play homage to the trad jazz legacy in Melbourne.
A formidable songwriter with a distinctive style, Monique is known for her popular 3RRR and ABC 774 segments, writing bespoke songs to listener requests. At her captivating live performances, DiMattina’s larrikin lyrics and authoritative, soulful pianism are at the forefront of her performance.
The Sugarfoot Ramblers will perform a set comprising of original Dixie to honour Red Onions. The Sugarfoot Ramblers were formed after two members (Travis Woods and Daniel Berry) spent time in New Orleans and craved an outlet to explore classical traditional jazz.
Bob Sedergreen and Adam Rudegeair will also battle it out in a dazzling piano display.
Ticket includes light refreshments. Sales will close at 11.59am on 16 May 2019. Tickets will not be sold on the door.