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Mini tour with Ed Kuepper's The Aints!

It was a pleasure playing with rock legend Ed Kuepper's The Aints! for a string of shows in Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast and Northern NSW.

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Workshops with the Queensland Music Festival

I'm looking forward to working with students from the Communities of Aurukun, Coen and Hopevale as part of the Queensland Music Festival Cape York Music Program. This is an initiative aiming to provide an opportunity for students to gain instrumental…

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Artist in Residence in Bundanon, May, 2019

It was a pleasure to be Artist in Residence in Bundanon, NSW in May where I was able to focus on creating new music in the very inspiring Musician's Cottage.

This is an amazing place that belonged to and…

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Rafael Karlen Quintet at JMI Live, November 15

On Thursday, November 15 I will be joined by many of Brisbane’s finest improvising musicians for an evening of lyrical and creative original music at JMI Live. For this performance we will be playing my new compositions from my newly…

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Workshops in Cape York

I'm looking forward to working with students from the Community of Coen as part of the Queensland Music Festival Cape York Music Program. This is a initiative aiming to provide an opportunity for students to gain instrumental music experiences on…

Play with Stu Hunter and Jonathan Zwartz

It was a pleasure playing in a trio with the beautiful Stu Hunter and Jonathan Zwartz for an intimate house concert.

I had been wanting to connect with both of these lovely musicians for a while so I'm really…