12.00pm-1.00pm, Sunday 5th November 2017, St Pat’s Hall
Described by the Age as having ‘an instinctively melodic approach’, saxophonist Angela Davis is a unique and sought-after musician currently based in Melbourne. Angela has a Masters of Music from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and during her time overseas recorded two critically acclaimed albums as a band-leader – ‘The Art Of The Melody’ and ‘Lady Luck.’
As a band-leader, Angela has been featured in the Emerging Artists Series at the Bar Next Door in New York and has performed at the Brisbane International Jazz Festival, Melbourne International Jazz Festival and the Wangaratta Festival of Jazz & Blues, among other events. She has had the opportunity to perform with numerous jazz luminaries including Carla Bley, Steve Swallow, John Hoffman, Kristen Berardi, Dan Tepfer & Linda Oh.
Angela is a MARCA reed artist and a 2014 recipient of the Empire Theatre’s prestigious Brian Boak Bursary.
“The future belongs to artists of this caliber” ~ All About Jazz
Band members performing:
- Angela Davis (sax)
- Sam Anning (bass)
- Jon Delaney (guitar)
- Hugh Harvey (drums)