Chamber Works: New Music for Two Pianos
Tuesday 19 September 2017
Recital Hall West
Level 1, Sydney Conservatorium of Music Sydney NSW
Judy Bailey OAM is one of Australia’s most prominent female jazz musicians and teachers, and a founding faculty member in the jazz studies program at the Conservatorium. She maintains a busy schedule performing and composing across the jazz and classical music, and was inducted into the Australian Bell Awards Jazz Hall of Fame in 2014.
Winner of the Bell Award for Young Australian Jazz Artist of the Year and a current PhD candidate in composition at the Conservatorium, Steve Barry is a pianist, composer and improviser of jazz and contemporary classical music.
As an open-ended exploration of free improvisation and jazz standards, tonight’s performance will mark the fourth in a series of annual concert collaborations, and the first live album recording.
Judy Bailey – Piano
Steve Barry – Piano