Noosa Jazz Festival 2004


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A SEA OF JAZZ - Great Fun, Great Value and Great Music
WHEN: Thursday 2nd - Sunday 5th September 2004
WHERE:  All over Noosa, Sunshine Coast, Queensland

WHAT:  Over 160 musicians from all over the world and Over 25 participating restaurants, 3 free outdoor concerts, daily river jazz cruises

HIGHLIGHTS:
- Fill up on Noosa's 'hot' food with cool jazz in Bourbon Street ambiance
- Australian icons Julie Anthony, James Morrison and George Golla
- two Internationally Touring Big Bands from the USA in a recreation of a 1940's Glenn Miller Swing style
- Music ranging from Traditional Jazz to the more modern Funk and Blues

SOME OF THE INTERSTATE BANDS:
Sydney: Hacienda Jazz Band, Di Bird and George Washing-machine, RAAF Command Big Band, Kevin Hunt Trio, Matt Baker, Adrian Cunningham, Carol Ralph
Melbourne: Steve Waddell's Creole Bells, Stevenson's Rockets, Wizard and Oz, Michael McQuaid, Bev Sheehan South Australia: Kanga Bentley's Hot Foot 7 & Gail Kingston, Etype Jazz
Brisbane: Stacey Broughton Quartet, She said, Bittersuite, Ingrid James
Perth: James Flynn

COST:
- Mostly free in a wide range of well-known Noosa restaurants
- Some exclusive concerts ranging from $10-55 per ticket

Just a taste of the Festival Programme Below:
(Please ensure that you check on the www.noosajazz.com site to confirm dates, times, venues, and of course performer information)
LEGEND: (T) TRADITIONAL/CLASSIC, (D) DIXIE, (M) MODERN, (S) SWING, (B) BLUES, (MA) MAINSTREAM (L) LATIN AMERICAN (C) CONTEMPORARY

Friday 3rd September 2004 - 12.00md-2.00pm - NOOSA HEADS SURF LIFE SAVING CLUB  
12.00md-1.00pm (D) 10TH AVENUE JAZZ BAND featuring Ed Zimbrick, Robert Storms, Brian Atkinson, Charlie Clark, Al Wiebe, Bud Apfel & Bruce Harper1.00pm-2.00pm (S) THE GOODMAN TOUCH with Paul Hendon, Jo Bloomfield,  Glenn Henrich, Marsh Robinson, Dave McCallum
$17.00 (door fee only), Ticket Hotline: Ph 5449 7635, Hastings St Noosa Heads

Friday 3rd September 2004 - 6.00pm till late BISTRO C OPENING NIGHT 
6.00pm-7.30pm GEORGE GOLLA, KEVIN HUNT and DAVID PUDNEY 
7.45pm-9.45pm CAROL RALPH'S SWING 'N' BLUES with John Adams, Graham Bennett Ralph De Silva, Trevor Rippingale and Geoff Power
10.00pm-12 midnight HACIENDA BAND featuring Les Crosby, Eric Bryce, Mike Walsh, Joe Epps, Bob Watson and Brett Iggulden
$85.00 per ticket, Ph: 5447 2855, BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL, On the Beach Hastings St Noosa Heads

Friday 3rd September 2004 - NOOSA HEADS BOWLS CLUB
7.30pm-10.30pm (T) THE JAZZ FACTORY featuring Richard Stevens, Peter Strokhorb, Ian Denovan, Greg Garrett, John Murray with Doug Wignall with guest vocal Bev Sheehan
FREE ENTRY, Lanyana Way Noosa Heads

Saturday 4th September 2004 - 10.30am-3.30pm SHERATON NOOSA  JAZZ BY THE LILYPOND
10.30am-11.30am (MS)  SHESAID with Monique Eichperger, Ben Eaton, Brad Wenham, Brett Nolan 
11.30am-1.30pm  (S) ROYAL AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE (RAAF) JAZZ COMBO 
1.30pm-3.30pm  (D) 10TH AVENUE JAZZ BAND 
$27.00 (door fee only), Ticket Hotline: Ph 5449 7635, Light meals available, Hastings St Noosa Heads

Saturday 4th September 2004 - 1.00pm-4.00pm SKIPPERS COVE TRAD 'N' SWING POOLSIDE
1.00pm-2.30pm (D) THE JAZZ FACTORY with Doug Wignall  
2.30pm-4.00pm (TMA) POWER OF 6 featuring Brett Iggulden, Ian Denovan, Joe Epps, Doug Wignall, John Keatley &John Withers
8-16 Munna Crescent, Ph 5449 8946, $3 per person

Saturday 4th September 2004 - MAISON LA FLAME
3.00pm-6.00pm (BS) WIZARD & OZ 
Ph 5448 0029, 2/5 Hastings St Noosa Heads

Sunday 5th September 2004 - 11am-9.00pm ON THE DECK AT NOOSA NORTH SHORE…naturally attracting Jazz 
11.00am-1.00pm (MAS) SHESAID 
1.00pm-3.00pm  (MAS) JAZZ AUSTRALIS
3.00pm-5.00pm  (S)   RAAF JAZZ COMBO
5.00pm-7.00pm  (MAS) GREG MEYER QUINTET
7.00pm-9.00pm  (MS)  STACEY BROUGHTON QUARTET
Ph: 5447 1225, Beach Rd Noosa North Shore

Sunday 5th September 2004 - 12.00pm-3.00pm TEWANTIN-NOOSA  GOLF CLUB 'JUST STRINGS'
12.00md-1.30pm (TS) 'JUST STRINGS' featuring GEORGE GOLLA  & GEORGE WASHINGMACHINE  with Hank Stocker and Derek Capewell 
1.30pm-3.00pm  (D)  10TH AVENUE JAZZ BAND with JAMES FLYNN 
$22.00 (auditorium seating), Ticket Hotline: Ph 5449 7635, Cooroy Rd Tewantin, Meals available at Bistro

Sunday 5th September 2004 - RIVER HOUSE RESTAURANT
12.00pm-3.00pm (MSB) JAZZSTRING 
Ph: 5449 7441, 301 Weyba Rd Noosaville

Sunday 5th September 2004 - FLYING FISH CAFÉ
3.00pm-6.00pm WIZARD & OZ 
Ph: 5448 0740, 50 Hastings St Noosa Heads

FURTHER INFORMATION & PROGRAM DETAILS:
Ph: 07 54499189
Website: www.noosajazz.com.au

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