The 2014 Melbourne International Jazz Festival , running from the 30 May to the 8 June is set to bring the world's modern masters of jazz to Australia, with a thrilling program of big-name artists, straight-ahead jazz, genre-bending crossovers, blistering instrumentalists and soulful singers, alongside the best Australian artists.
The 10 day festival is the largest of its kind in Australia and includes headline shows at Melbourne's iconic venues, intimate club gigs, film screenings, events for families and children and a range of free events including lunchtime concerts, the Festival's late-night art party, The Cave, artist talks, soundwalks, and the new Jazz Out West series in Footscray.
The 2014 line-up brings together over 300 artists from Australia, USA, UK, Italy, Israel, Spain, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Greece and New Zealand to perform in over 100 events, including 12 Australian Premieres, Four Festival Exclusives and nearly 30 free events.
For a full list of artists, please see website.
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