Bookings are now open for the Friends of the School of Music fund-raising jazz concert, Monk and Mingus, on Thursday 27 August at 7:30pm in the Big Band Room.
The format is similar to last year, with a cabaret feel and cash bar in the room. There will be tables at the front for the first 30-35 bookings, with numbered allocated seating on first-come, first-served basis. The proceeds will be used by the Friends to support student grants.
Johannes Luebbers is artistic director of a program featuring:
- the Hugo Lee Quartet, Hugo on alto saxophone, with Jack Schwenke (trombone), Alec Brinsmead (drums/percussion), Ben Forte (guitar)
- the Rose Costi Quartet, Rose on vocals, with Ben Forte, Brendan Keller-Tuberg (bass), Alec Brinsmead
- the Johannes Luebbers Quintet, with special guests
- the ANU Jazz Collective.
Reserved seating can be obtained by emailing Annie Oakey at firstname.lastname@example.org with details of an EFT payment to Friends (BSB 012950, Account No. 451018883) with your name and 'jazz' in the reference line, or credit card number plus details. Cheques plus details can be sent to The Treasurer, FSM, Building 100, ANU, ACT, 2601.
No bookings will be taken after 5pm the day before the concert however tickets will be available for cash purchase at the door.