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Performances with Supriya Nagarajan, October 3-4 

It's going to be a pleasure performing with Indian/UK artist Supriya Nagarajan and Duncan Chapman for Supriya's Lullaby Project.

In 2018, Supriya, renowned pianist Alister Spence and I performed together in the Peggy Glanville-Hicks House so I'm looking forward to being involved in this version of her project.

Performance at the Arts Ablaze Conference, October 5 with Tenzin Choegyal and friends 

It's going to be a real pleasure performing at the Arts Ablza Conference on October 5 in Kooralbyn Vally in Queensland. The band is a very special collaborative project with very varied backgrounds and instruments. It's going to be super fun!

Tenzin Choegyal - voice, drangan

Andrew Veivers acoustic guitar

Kacey Patrick - voice and keys

John Reeves - accoridion

Jarryd Foggarty - Didgeridoo and clap sticks

Rebecca Karlen - Violin, voice and nyckelharpa

Rafael Karlen - saxophone


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New Recording with Sean Foran and Kristin Berardi 

I'm excited to spend two days recording new music by Sean Foran with Kristin  Berardi and Sean in Brisbane this week. This music music was written to explore interaction between electronics/effects and improvisation. It's going to be fun!

Dave Panichi Big Band at Lazybones, July 31 

It's going to be a pleasure playing with the Dave Panichi Big Band at Lazybones in Marrickville on Wednesday, July 31.

Dave's writing is heaving and the band will be awesome.

Doors/ Bar/ Restaurant 7pm incl $10 pizzas. 

Trumpets: Dane Laboyrie, James Sarno, Simon Ferenci, Tom Avgenicos 

Saxes: Graham Jesse, Andrew Crago, Rafael Karlen, Tim Clarkson, James Loughnan 

Trombones: Jacob Park, Lawson McGuinness, Rose Foster, Nick Barnard 

Guitar: Michael Coggins, 

Piano: Matt Harris, 

Double Bass: Tom Botting 

Drums:Paul Derricot

Creative Development Residency  

In late June/early July I will be undertaking a creative residency with some very fine and diverse artists in South East Queensland.

In preparation for the Arts Ablaze Festival in October, 7 artists will spend time together exploring music from each other's heritage and aim to find a common ground.

This will be a lot of fun as the musicians are all very lovely

Tenzin Choegyal - voice and dranyen

Andre Veivers - classical and flamenco guitar

Kacey Patrick - voice

Jarred Fogarty - didgeridoo

Rebecca Karlen - violin, nyckelharpa, voice

John Reeves - accordion

Rafael Karlen - saxophone