Michael Gordon Octet (SYD) – 02/02/23

michael gordon
Thursday the 2nd of February, 2023
10 Exhibition St, Bowen Hills
Doors from 7:30PM
Music starts on the downbeat of 8PM
Head to our Humanitix to purchase limited seated tickets

Sydney based composer and saxophonist Michael Gordon presents a night of original jazz octet compositions.The music is influenced by jazz composers such as Duke Ellington and Thelonious Monk, as well as incorporating elements of classical composition and the Great American Songbook.

Jazz saxophonist and composer Michael Gordon attended Sydney Conservatorium and has spent the last 10 years living in Sydney. He has performed with many of Australia’s finest jazz musicians such as John Harkins, Andrew Dickeson, Michael Griffin and Dave Panichi. Michael’s music has been featured on ABC radio and RNZ as well as being reviewed in several Australian newspapers.


Dan Quigley – Trumpet
Joshua Hatcher – Alto Saxophone
Michael Gordon – Tenor Saxophone
Patrick Atkinson – Trombone
Bec Scolnik – Baritone Saxophone
Benjamin van Jole – Piano
Nick Quigley – Double Bass
Christopher Evans – Drums

How do I purchase a ticket?

Tickets are being sold through Humanitix. Purchase limited seated tickets here. Due to JMI Live being an intimate space, we have a maximum number of guests allowed in the venue. We highly recommend it is best to get in early before tickets sell out.

What is JMI Live?

JMI Live presents live jazz in Brisbane every Thursday night from 8pm and a jam session after each gig. JMI Live is renowned for its intimate setting, providing the best opportunity to listen to live jazz in Brisbane. Just like a jazz club in New York, this venue is the ideal location for great jazz music, acoustics and atmosphere.


JMI Live is located at 10 Exhibition Street, Bowen Hills.

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Ticket Refund Policy

If you are experiencing flu-like symptoms and are unable to attend after having purchased a ticket, please contact the JMI office (07 3216 1110 or email play@jazz.qld.edu.au) as soon as possible during business hours (10AM-4PM) to let us know you won’t be able to attend. A full refund will be given if we are contacted prior to a performance. Refunds will not be processed if we are contacted after the gig.

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