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July 2016
$10 - $15
Tribute to Jarrett & Motion - Perth Jazz Society

A Tribute to Keith Jarrett & Paul Motian

A Tribute to Keith Jarrett & Paul Motian will perform for PJS Jazz Tuesdays at Four5Nine Bar, Tuesday 26 July. Tickets available online and at the door. Doors open 7pm. READ MORE

August 2016
$10 - $15

Abbey Foster Falle

Abbey|Foster|Falle return to the PJS stage for a night of exciting improvisational music. The unique and engaging collaboration of these three individually renowned musicians is always a highlight and is absolutely not-to-be-missed! ———————————————————————————— WAM Jazz Act of the Year Nominee 2013 WAM Song of the Year Winner 2013 – Avina WAM Song of the Year Winner 2012 – Maelstrom “The title of the current album gives an apt indication of the depth of commonality and kinship present in the musical…

$10 - $15

Russell Holmes Trio featuring Victoria Newton

The Russell Holmes Trio explores the art and essence of the piano trio with their own well-defined flavour and personality. The group possesses a deep groove and stands alone with its own treatment and inimitable expression. Russell’s sensitive style is supported by Karl Florisson on bass and Mike Perkins on drums, creating an interactive, unique and inspiring ensemble whose overall essence is one pure and authentic voice. Tonight, the trio will be joined by one of Australia’s premier vocalists Victoria…

$10 - $15


“An original blend of cinematic, groove, r’n’b, jazz, ambient and fusion sounds.” In preparations for the recording of their debut album, LiveWyre takes to the Perth Jazz Society Stage, offering a teaser of what’s to come. If you’d like to support the development of the album or learn more about it, you can do so here: https://pozible.com/project/bens-making-a-livewyre-album LiveWyre is an original project that was started in 2014 by pianist and composer Ben Matthews. The goal of this project is to…

$5 - $15
Ellen Kirkwood - Perth Jazz Society

Young Women in Jazz Special featuring Ellen Kirkwood (Sydney)

Ellen Kirkwood (Sydney) will perform for Young Women in Jazz PJS Special at Four5Nine Bar, Saturday 20 August. Tickets available at the door. 6pm to 8pm. READ MORE

$10 - $15


The Mace Francis Orchestra (MFO) was formed late in 2005 by band-leader and composer Mace Francis to experiment with composition, in the style of the great modern big bands lead by Bob Brookmeyer, Thad Jones, Bill Holman and Maria Schneider. The result has been the coming together of 14 of Perth’s finest musician’s and composers to create exciting new music for big band. Over the last 11 years MFO has recorded 6 CDs, toured nationally four times and performed with…

March 2017
$10 - $20

Simon Jeans Quartet, Sam Hadlow Quintet – Live @ The Charles

This month, the Perth Jazz Society present the second installment of our Live @ The Charles series! We are delighted to support two fine Perth acts for your enjoyment: First up for the night will be the Sam Hadlow Quintet, followed by our headliners, the Simon Jeans Quartet! SIMON JEANS QUARTET Guitarist and composer Simon Jeans has been a performer and band leader presenting original music to Perth Jazz Society audiences regularly over the last 25 years. A finalist in…

July 2017
$10 - $15

Pete Jeavons Quintet and Harry Mitchell Quintet

PJS Presents: Adam James Sextet Support by Harry Mitchell Quintet Bassplayer Pete Jeavons leads this quintet featuring long time friends and musical co-conspirators Jamie Oehlers (saxophones) Jeremy Greig (trombone), Tom O’Halloran (keys) and Daniel Susnjar (drums). Performing a number of Pete’s original works as well as some arrangements of classic and lesser-known jazz standards, this quintet promises an evening of interesting original music and dynamic interplay.   HARRY MITCHELL QUINTET Harry Mitchell has been playing piano since the age of…

September 2017
$10 - $15

Mace Francis Orchestra and the Alana Macpherson Nonet

PJS Presents: Adam James Sextet Support by Alana Macpherson Nonet The Mace Francis Orchestra will perform music from their 2015 APRA/AMCOS Jazz Album of the Year – Music for Average Photography. The music is inspired by a series of “average” instagram photos taken by band leader, Mace Francis. The result is serious music inspired by ridiculous photos – a beautiful blend of humour and art, of which this band is known for. The Mace Francis Orchestra (MFO) was formed late…

November 2017
$10 - $15
Gemma Farrell Quintet - Perth Jazz Society

Artemis Orchestra and the Gemma Farrell Band

PJS Presents: Artemis Orchestra Supported by the Gemma Farrell Band Gemma Farrell has created a predominately female big band to promote Perth’s incredible women in jazz, as well as the original music of Australia’s great female composers and arrangers. The band includes Alana Macpherson leading the saxophone section, Catherine Noblet leading the trombones, Talya Valenti and Kate Pass in the rhythm section and many other fantastic musicians. For this first performance we will play the music of both locally based composers,…

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