Devonport Jazz is an annual music festival in the City of Devonport on Tasmania's northwest coast.
The award winning four day festival, that features Australian Jazz musicians who excel in their field. We have a host of Tasmania's leading jazz musicians to entertain you in and around our pubs, clubs, vineyards, churches, cafes, Entertainment & Convention Centre and Chocolate Factory, to name a few.
Devonport Jazz is a celebration of all jazz genres - both old and new.
Devonport Jazz breaks the mould by incorporating elements of education, food, visual art, dance and film into the traditional jazz festival program.
Take in a concert at the Devonport Entertainment & Convention Centre or a show over breakfast, lunch or dinner at a range of cosy venues.
Devonport Jazz is an initiative of the Devonport City Council, under the management of the Devonport Events Unit and Musical Director, Viktor Zappner.
We look forward to seeing you at Devonport Jazz 2015.
In 2015 be entertained by Australian favourites Rhonda Burchmore, Grace Knight and Wendy Matthews, plus many more local and international artists!
Grace Knight is one of the most enduring talents in Australian music. With ARIA nominations and chart topping recordings in each of the past three decades, her career spans over 35 years. Acclaimed for her live performances, Grace is one of the finest interpreters of popular music in Australia today.
Throughout her career Grace has embraced numerous musical genres demonstrating her skill and versatility. With a string of successful jazz albums, including Come in Spinner, Stormy Weather, Gracious, Live, Willow and Keep Cool Fool, her latest musical incarnation is rooted in jazz and soul.
Grace will be appearing at the Devonport Entertainment Centre on Friday 24 July
Find out more about this sensational singer at: graceknight.com.au
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