Photo by Niklas Malkin.

Close Encounters: Beyond Words | Melbourne International Jazz Festival

Sun, 16 Oct 2022 3:30 am


The Channel, Arts Centre Melbourne
100 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne VIC 3004


Free Event.
Please note that these are free events for which pre-registration is highly recommended.


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Experience a close encounter with the world’s leading jazz artists in Melbourne International Jazz Festival's free series of intimate conversations and enlightening panels.

Beyond Words is presented in partnership with Multicultural Arts Victoria and Melbourne International Jazz Festival.

Following a vital discussion as part of MIJF 2021, examining the historical and cultural influences that have shaped modern jazz, blues, Latin jazz and more, Beyond Words is back this MIJF for round 2. Facilitated by artist, curator and Multicultural Arts Victoria Co-CEO Zii Nzira, hear from panellists NIASHA, Craig Calhoun and Danny Atlaw as they dive into a lively discussion exploring the connection between Eastern, Southern and American Jazz.

Explore the rest of the Close Encounters program here.

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