MUSIC – The Sound Lounge: Roger Manin’s Return of “Project Shoint”

September 1st, 2009

  • Saturday, 5 September 2009
  • Tickets: $20/$15

New Zealand saxophonist Roger Manins is one of the most exciting & explosive saxophonists in Australasia , with a history here of performances and recordings as a soloist and sideman with many greats, including Mike Nock and James Muller.
Back for only a brief visit in Sydney , catch him as he reunites his great band Project Shoint, a grooving blues-meets-the avant garde unit featuring the interactive creativity of leading musicians who have all worked with Roger on this project in the past.
Firmly rooted in the jazz tradition, yet with an openness to exploring fresh sounds, Manins warmly passionate sounds, remarkable instrumental ability and total musical integrity, merging with this melodic bluesy ensemble, guarantees a memorable listening experience.
Roger Manins (saxophones – NZ) Adam Ponting (piano) Carl Dewhurst (guitar) Brendan Clarke (bass) Toby Hall (drums)

Seymour Theatre Centre
Corner City Rd & Cleveland St,
Box Office | 02 9351 7940
or book online now

SIMA performance times: 8.30 – 11.00pm
(two 1 hour sets with 30 min break)

Bistro & Bar available
Under-18s always welcome when accompanied by a responsible adult. Concession prices apply.

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