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Upcoming shows

Thursday September 14

The New Impromptu Quartet

Alexander Nettelbeck piano

Tim Neal hammond organ

Andy Horneman, drums

..energetic danceable grooves, rhythmic bass lines and driving percussion characterize the quartet's sound

Jazzy Jeudi, Alliance Francaise De Melbourne, St Kilda,

51 Grey St, Saint Kilda

Doors open 7:30 for 8pm show


Wednesday October 4

Three Of  A Kind

A special performance

Three jazz pianists:  brothers Colin and Ted, and Colin’s son Alexander, perform together in public for the first time.

A fascinating night of individual jazz interpretations with regular collaborators:

Richard Miller (saxophone)

Mikey Chan (guitar)

Rory Brown (bass)

Darren Perkins (drums)

45 Flinders Lane

Melbourne 7pm show



Alexander Nettelbeck Trio- Paris Cat Jazz Club, Melbourne

Vivian Sessoms (New York) Parisian Loft, Paris Cat Jazz Club, Melbourne

Eric McGrath& The New Impromptu Quartet, Paris Cat Jazz Club, Melbourne

Mordialloc By The Bay Food, Wine and Music Festival with Mimi Zaetta-Thomas

St Kilda Summer Jazz, St Kilda Sports Club

Chateau Royal - Noumea, New Caledonia

Le Groove - Noumea, New Caledonia

New Impromptu Quartet,, Paris Cat Jazz Club, Jeudi Jazzy -Alliance Francaise De Melbourne

Piano Time Shop, Park Hyatt, Melbourne, Como Palace Cinema, Cafe Latte Jazz- Hawksburn Village, Vic, St Johns Church Hall, Toorak, Stonnington Jazz Festival,

Castelmaine Vic- ‘backstage at the Town Hall’ Alexander Nettelbeck Trio, presented by usethings,

Tuscia In Jazz, Bagnoregio concert, Alexander Nettelbeck, with Enrico Mianullii ( bass) and Francesco Ciniglio ( drums),Bolsena Summer Arts, concert presented by Artegiro Australian Encounters Program,

Krakow Summer Jazz, piwinica pod baranami, Krakow, Poland,  Alexander Nettelbeck, with Dawid Fortuna (drums) and Maciek  Adamczak ( double bass). This tour has been made possible with the support of AbaF ( Australian Business Arts Foundation), & the ACF ( Australian Cultural Fund) and the Artegiro Australian Encounters Program.

Mordialloc By The Bay, Fine Food Wine & Music Festival, Alexander Nettelbeck Trio with Carrie Lakin, Paris Cat Jazz Club, Alexander Nettelbeck Trio with Carrie Lakin,

Alexander Nettelbeck Trio ,Readings Books and Records, St Kilda , Alexander Nettelbeck Trio ,AbaF Awards Victoria, Sofitel Melbourne,Italy tour with Artegiro Australian Encounters Program .

Collaboration and Concert with  Sound artist Lazzaro Nicolò Ciccolella, Molfetta,  guest of Tuscia In Jazz festival and masterclass program,

Alliance Francaise De Melbourne with Chantal Mitvalsky,

Alexander Nettelbeck Trio Bennetts Lane, Melbourne, The Alexander Nettelbeck Trio with Rita Satch@ Paris Cat Jazz Club, Melbourne, ,

Caravan with Adrian Mees Vocals/Guitar and Alexander Nettelbeck Piano @ Celia Rosser Gallery, Fish Creek, VIC,

The Alliance Francaise, Melbourne with Rita Satch, Conrad Henderson, Ben Karsay and Lenny Parker,

Alexander Nettelbeck Trio concert Alexander Nettelbeck-Piano, Jonathan Zion-Bass & Simone White (San Francisco/Sydney) -Drums. @ fortyfive downstairs. See the promo clip here

The Alliance Francaise, Melbourne with Conrad Henderson, Ben Karsay & Lenny Parker

The New Impromptu Quartet @ Paris Cat Jazz Club, Melbourne with Conrad Henderson, Andrew Horneman& Lenny Parker

Trio concert Alexander Nettelbeck, Khari Simmons, Ben Karsay @  The Alliance Francaise, Melbourne

Trio concert Alexander Nettelbeck, Jonathan Zion, & Alon Ilsar @  45 Downstairs, Flinders Lane ,  Melbourne

The New Impromptu Quartet @ Paris Cat Jazz Club, Melbourne

Jazz trio performance/music for episode Channel 7 Network series’ All Saints’.

Live shows with Aleeoop! at music venues and festivals including Cockatoo Island Festival.

Live shows with Waldo Garrido’s ‘Sacala’ electro-salsa band, traveling to Kuala Lumpur,  live collaboration with Wicked Aura Baducada band

Live shows with Aleeoop! launch events for Cirque Du Soleil in Sydney and Brisbane.

Musical Director-‘Sentient Beings’ for Earthdance, Sydney with band members Michael Sheridan (guitar), Lara Goodridge (vocals/violin), Martin Johannessen (saxophone/fx), Cameron Undy (bass/fx) Jacob Cook (drums/programming), Charlie McMahon, and Noam Blat (guitar/flute/sitar).

Sound recordist/assistant for Mandzu Dance project travelling to work with the Ngarinyin Aboriginal community in the remote Kimberley area of Western Australia, with support from The Australia Council For The Arts

Musical director and keyboardist with Deni Hines arranging album ’Delicious’ for live performance, touring East Coast Australia

Live Music and Composition for Justine Taylor, Mercedes Fashion Week, Sydney.

Resident pianist at The Observatory Hotel, Sydney.

Co founder/producer of Ju Ju Space Jazz. touring Australia, U.K, Germany, Sweden, Portugal, France, Spain, Japan and New Zealand, with touring support from the Australia Council For The Arts.

Keyboardist with U.K music producer Pete Hemsley, Swingin Sidewalks, Feeling Groovies, George Huxley, Lisa Maxwell (Sony Music).

Sound Operator for ‘The Walls Have Ears’ weekly poetry and performance event.

‘Where’s the Dub’ – producer/stage manager, a once monthly performance event with live music, sound art, spoken word.

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2017 Alexander Nettelbeck