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JAZZAMANCA // May “Miles Smiles Again” with the Konrad Park Quartet, featuring s/g Miroslav Bukovsky

“Miles Smiles Again” with the Konrad Park Quartet, featuring s/g Miroslav Bukovsky

Saturday 28th May
The Founders Room (enter via Wooby’s Lane stairs or take the lift in the Courtyard)
7.30pm – 10.00pm
Door and Bar open at 7pm

TICKETS
Tickets are $25 each – or four tickets for $80


This year the Konrad Park Quartet has the privilege of collaborating with one of Australia’s jazz legends, trumpeter, composer and arranger Miroslav Bukovsky.
Miroslav has made a great impact on the Australian Jazz scene since arriving here in 1968 from Czechoslovakia.

Known for his strong, lyrical performances and eclectic jazz style, Miroslav’s rich tone and stylistic authority are perfectly expressed through his use of both trumpet and flugelhorn, and this concert will draw on the many and varied influences shared by Miroslav and the quartet.

Miroslav has long been fascinated with the clash of cultures that jazz can embody. The concert, with its focus on the music of Miles Davis, explores the free-flowing melody and atmospheric groove of Miles during the late sixties.

The Konrad Park Quartet will perform original arrangements written by three of its members; Kelly Ottaway, Al Dobson and Konrad Park.
This band has the collective age of over 200 years, and as we take a musical look back towards Miles, this quartet reflects some of the contributions of Miles Davis through the continuum of jazz.


All guests are reminded of the following entry requirements and to practice COVID Safe Behaviours including:
– Check-In via the Check In Tas app
– Sanitising hands upon entry
– Maintain Physical Distancing (1.5m)
– If you are feeling unwell, please do not attend (we will see you another time!)
If guests are not enjoying a beverage, guests must wear a face mask at all times.

 

 

 

 

Salamanca Arts Centre’s Live Music Program is supported by the Commonwealth Government’s Office of the Arts via the RISE Fund.

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