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Listen to more than 40 bands, eat drink and be merry
The Marysville Jazz and Blues weekend is a fun event which will be amazing for all the jazz and blues lovers throughout Melbourne. It is an award-winning festival all about music, food, wine and community. The line-up of music is incredible and made up of both local and internationally known artists.
It is one of the biggest events on the local calendar and is in its 4th highly successful year.
Either of these two would be worth going to see on their own and this is a great opportunity to hear and watch two of the biggest names in jazz and blues. For times when they will be performing, please scroll down to the program link.
Julian James - is a special workshop with the main band member of Melbourne based Chicago Blues outﬁt Catﬁsh Voodoo
Ben Charnley Quartet - Rhythm section vocabulary, understanding language used by rhythm sections
For a full program and more details on these workshops, click on this program link.
Prices Prices for this Festival are as follows:
For the whole program - 3 days - $155 - this allows you unlimited access to all ticketed events over the weekend.
2 day ticket - $110
Saturday ticket - $75 all day
Friday night - $55
Saturday night - $55
One day ticket - daytime - $45
You will need to book your tickets as these will sell out fast - click on this link to book.
About The Black Sorrows
Joe Camilleri has been performing now for over half a century and is an icon in the music world. He is one of the most successful musicians in Australia and has been inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame in 2007. He has also written numerous Australian hits that have become part of the Australian music culture.
About Renee Geyer
Renée Geyer's started her career as a Countdown superstar who, at the time, was in her 20's. She then went on to have many pop, soul and reggae hits during the 70's and 80's.
Renee has a unique talent and is someone who loves to perform on stage. She has performed with some of the greats of the world and is undeniably a music icon. You can read more about Renee at this link.
As Marysville is about 100 kms from Melbourne, if you would like to stay for the whole weekend, check out this link for accommodation choices.