9 Gordon Street Elsternwick 3185
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Following their sold out performance during Melbourne International Jazz Festival the quartet comes to Southside Classic for a special one-off show.
Exploring a world of styles and influences from jazz to latin, funk, drum n bass and soul with a fresh and open musical approach the band comprises pianist Alexander Nettelbeck , guitarist Mikey Chan. bassist Ben Cox and drummer Andrew Horneman.
The Quartet's range is eclectic and diverse: danceable grooves, rhythmic bass lines and driving percussion characterise the quartet's sound.
"Funkified musical adventures..."The band will be playing a selection of original compositions and arrangements of some favourite standards.
"Few pianists can combine lyricism with a sense of groove the way that Alexander Nettelbeck does – which partly explains the seemingly effortless way that he can shift from ‘straight’ jazz to classical to reggae to R’n’B to every genre and sub-genre, really…His latest trio album, Here Today is a must-have for anyone interested in compact arrangements, percussive piano sound and creative interplay – as well as in his frequent performances with his trio or… Quartet. " Nikos Fotakis 'Australian Jazz. net