National Jazz Awards

Congratulations to our 2020 NJA Winner Lauren Henderson!
Joshua Kyle was second and Jess Spina third.

With thanks to Pughouse Studios

Pughouse Studios have been a proud sponsor of the National Jazz Awards since 2013 and now they are delighted to present a studio recording session as part of the first prize in 2020.

Since its inception in 2012 more than 150 albums have been produced at Pughouse Studios including by many of Australia’s outstanding jazz, contemporary and classical musicians.

Owner/engineer, Nikolaus Schauble is also a composer, music producer and has worked as a jazz drummer for over 40 years. He has been nominated for many awards including the APRA AMCOS Art Music Awards (for recording).

Niko is currently working on a collaboration with West-Australian sound artist Jon Tarry as well as writing compositions for several European ensembles, including the Berlin Jazz Composers Orchestra.