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James Muller Jazz Quartet (Australia) – Thurs 28 July 8pm

Winter Festival Jazz Concerts: Members of the Nelson Jazz Club are asked to support the jazz concerts to ensure that top international artists continue to perform in Nelson.

James Muller Quartet Sydney based James Muller is acclaimed as one of Australia?s outstanding guitarists who has toured extensively throughout Australia and Europe. He has played and/or recorded with top jazz musicians including James Morrison, Don Burrows, Mike Nock, Chad Wakeman, Vince Jones, Dale Barlow, Steve Hunter and Sean Wayland. James has recorded 3 CD?s under his own name. The second, ?All Out? won an ARIA award for best jazz album in 2000 and the third, ?Thrum? was nominated for the same award in 2002. In 2000 James was co-winner of the National Jazz Awards held at the Wangaratta International Jazz Festival and in 2001 won two Australian Entertainment ?Mo? awards for best jazz instrumentalist and best jazz group. James recently won an APRA award for most performed jazz work 2003, and also won the 2004 Freedman Fellowship (Jazz). The James Muller Quartet consists of James Muller on guitar, Roger Mannins on tenor saxophone, Brett Hirst on bass and Simon Baker on drums.James Muller

?Few people have lit up the Sydney music scene so brightly and in such a short time as James Muller? Sydney Morning Herald.