2005 Noosa Jazz Festival

This is an archived copy of an event that has already passed. It is online for informational purposes only.
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  • Location: Noosa, Not Assigned 0000 Queensland

This year's festival will feature 160 passionate and vibrant national and international artists offering 90 individual opportunities to see them in action. The festival will again offer all styles of jazz from Traditional to the modern, funk and blues. There are over 30 participating restaurants, 3 free outdoor concerts, not to mention over 450 school students will blow you away with their amazing talents in a two day Youth In Jazz Program.  Most of the festival entertainment is free, with some door fee charges. 

Program highlights:
'Soul What' from Budapest
James Morrison and Emma Pask
Sheraton Ball
Wildrice from Sydney
Shuffle Club from Melbourne
Individuals:  David Paquette (USA/NZ) Ed Wilson(Syd), George Golla(Syd), James Flynn(Perth), Gil Askey (USA), Peter Gaudion (Melb)..plus many more
Jazz River Cruises

A full program, further general information and tickets for the Noosa Jazz Festival are available at www.noosajazz.com.au  or contact 07 5449 9189.

Please use the below as a guide only, for up to date information and full information please go directly to the Noosa Jazz Festival Website www.noosajazz.com.au or contact 07 5449 9189.

TICKETS INCLUDE TOP AND BOTTOM ACCESS AT $20 per ticket                 
…expect to see some amazing never to be repeated performances from all our International and National Artists                 
BOOKINGS Ph: (07)5449 9189                 
(unallocated tables and seating)                 

The below is just an indication of the Performers, Styles & Venues.  For Times, Venues and styles of Music please visit www.noosajazz.com.au and download a full Programme.

Performances & Performers:

Opening Party
"Sydney Sounds with George Golla, Leonie Smith & Paul Furniss
Adrian Cunningham Band
Adrian Cunningham Band with James Flynn
Adrian Cunningham Band with Danni Smith & Leonie Smith Quartet
Brett Iggudlen's Hot Seven
Carol Ralph with Mixed Pickle
Carol Ralph's Swing & Blues Orchestra
Carol Ralph Swings the Blues
Cream of South East Queensland High School Big Bands
CATALINA JAM with Bev Sheehan
DAVID PAQUETTE - "The King of Ivories" Special 3 course Dinner & Show
Di Bird's Red Hot & Blues
Di Bird's Red Hot & Blues with George Washingmachine
"Duke's Of Lounge"
Ed Wilson's Swing 5
Ed Wilson's "Bone Idle" with George Golla
Ed Wilson & QUT Big Band
FINAL BLAST ... a fond farewell to Noosa - Sweet Lowdowns, James Flynn, George Golla, George Washingmachine Big Spin, and FINAL JAM - Ed Wilson's "Bone Idle", Ingrid James, Adrian Cunningham, Glenn Walton Quartet and FINAL JAM
"Front Line Frenzy" with Peter Gaudion
Geoff Power Quartet
Geoff Power Classic Jazz
Geoff's "Power House of Trad Jazz"
George Golla & George Washingmachine with Di Bird
George Golla & George Washingmachine
George Washingmachine Big Spin with James Flynn
Gil Askey Quartet
Glenn Walton Quartet
Greg Meyer Quintet
Ingrid James with Adrian Cunningham Band
Ingrid James with Mixed Pickle
James Flynn with Adrian Cunningham Band
James Flynn with Mixed Pickle
Jan Preston Trio
Jazz Breakfast with Stevenson's Rockets
"JAZZ GOES TO THE MOVIES" with Bev Sheehan
JAZZ IN THE VINES featuring Live & Kicking with Dawn Dixon
Jazz Factory
Jazz Factory with Bev Sheehan
"Just Main" with Ed Wilson & Peter Gaudion
Lachie's Loungeroom Lizards
Leonie Smith's Quartet
Leonie Smith's Swing Quartet
Live and Kicking
Lovely Sons
Lunch Cruise - Paul Furniss' Noosa Eclipse
Mike Hallam's Coast Jam
Noosa Jazz Crown Ball featuring Clare Hansson Trio, George Golla & Di Bird, RAAB Big Band
NOOSA JAZZ IN THE WOODS Featuring: QUT Big Band, Greg Meyer Quintet, Carol Ralph Swing & Blues, East Coast Connection, Lovely Sons, Bev Sheen & Mike Hallam (FREE CONCERT licenced bar area, food stalls, kid's corner, craft stalls, party tents...
NORTH SHORE JAZZ & BLUES JAM featuring Di Bird's Red Hot & Blues and Greg Meyer Quintet
NORTH SHORE CLASSIC JAZZ featuring Southern Dixie (New Zealand), Jazz Factory Jam
"Not the Aussie Crawl Jam"
Paul Furniss Quintet
"Peregian Beach Hotel Jam" Bev Sheehan & Mike Hallam with glenn Walton Quartet
Peter Gaudion's Sandpipers
Peter Gaudion Spins with George Washingmachine
Shuffle Club
Shuffle Club with Peter Gaudion
Shuffle Club with Danni Smith
Simply Solo with Andrew Toner
Southern Dixie (New Zealand)
SOUL WHAT (Budapest)
Stevenson's Rockets
Stevenson's Rockets with Danni Smith
Stevenson's Rockets & East Coast Connection
Sweet Lowdowns
Sweet Lowdowns featuring Jo Stevenson
"Traditionally Jazz" with Paul Furniss
Tribute to Benny Goodman
Wildrice & Lovely Sons
Wizard & Oz

Jazz Styles: mainstream/swing, traditional, mainstream/modern, mainstream/blues, bookie woogie, swing, dixie

Venues & Locations: (Noosa Heads - Hastings Street, Noosa Hill, Eumundi, Peregian Beach, Noosa North Shore, Noosa Sound, Sunshine Beach, Sunrise Beach, Tewantin, Noosaville - Hilton Terrace, Noosaville - Gympie Terrace, Noosa Junction)

Australis Noosa Lakes Resort, Bicentennial Hall, Bistro C, Cafe Le Monde, Catos Bar (Sheraton), CJ's on the River, Dwyers Book Store, Eumundi Winery & Vineyard, Flying Fish Cafe, Hogs Breath, Irish Murphy's Noosa, Jasper, Ma Mensa Restaurant, MV Catalina, Noosa Heads Surf Club, Noosa North Shore Resort, Noosa Waterfront Restaurant & Bar, Noosa Woods Park, Noosa Yacht & Rowing, Peregian Beach Hotel, Reef Hotel, Sheraton Noosa, Skippers Cove, Sunshine Beach SLSC, Tewantin Noosa Golf Club, Tewantin Noosa RSL, The Boathouse Floating Restaurant, Villa Noosa, Zachary's Gourmet Pizza

Please use the above as a guide only, for up to date information and full information please go directly to the Noosa Jazz Festival Website www.noosajazz.com.au or contact 07 5449 9189.


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Noosa, Not Assigned

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