07 Dec Friday – Chris Cody

$22.00$72.00

Friday 7th December, 2018, 8.30pm
Doors open from 6:30pm

Online booking is now closed.  Please purchase tickets at the door.

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Description

Chris Cody is an internationally recognized pianist and composer, performing and recording internationally for the last 28 years while based in Europe. He has headlined at many international festivals including Paris Quartiers d’Eté, London, Rome, Brussels Jazz Marathon, Antwerp, Stockholm, Marciac, Geneva, Ascona, Munich, Derry, and Algiers and at a vast array of concert venues throughout the USA, Europe, Africa and Australasia. He has worked with many outstanding international musicians including Roy Hargrove, Carla Bruni, Rick Margitza, Michel Jonaz, Tina Arena, Annie Whitehead, Rhoda Scott, Sunny Murray, Marcel Azzola, Herb Geller, Jason Marsalis and Glenn Ferris.

With ten CDs of his music released on international labels he has received glowing reviews and featured on radio and television around the world, and has collaborated on over thirty other international albums.

His compositions have been commissioned for the inauguration of the Australian Music Centre Paris, as well as for the Sydney Theatre Company, American Academy of Dance, Pillow Book Dance Company Pittsburg, and other French and American theatre companies. He has composed the music for eight films, winning prizes at Toronto, Pau and Sydney festivals, as well as several TV and Radio documentaries.

Awards and distinctions include a US Department of State Federal award, an APRA nomination for his Naxos CD Oasis, a Django D’Or nomination France, Finalist in the Australian Jazz Awards, the Tremplin Jazz Val D’Oise, and Roger Woodward Scholarship, and the Jazz Action Society Award for Best Composition.

“Heart and soul has audience enthralled.” – Sydney Morning Herald, Australia

“A piano style that enthuses, is luminous and breathes …very inspired…a fine and solid quartet and especially a remarkable pianist.” – Jazz Hot, France

“Splendidly rich and varied ” – Jazzwise, United Kingdom 

“Full of music and future!”  – Le Monde, France

Chris will be joined by trusty stalwarts, and legendary musicians:
James Greening, trombone, (World According to James)
Lloyd Swanton, bass, (the Necks, the catholics) from the original Chris Cody Coalition,
Alex Masso, drums, from the Vampires

 


Tickets:

Book Drinks & Show tickets online now to reserve your seat and receive over 11% discount off your pre-purchased drink fee.

Book now online for Dinner & Show OR Premium Dinner & Show to receive over 6% off your pre-purchased dinner fee

General – $27.00 incl booking fee
Concession – $22.00 incl booking fee
Dinner & Show – $57.00 incl booking fee
Premium Dinner & Show – $72.00 incl booking fee
Drinks & Show – $43.00 incl booking fee

Additional information

Ticket Type

General Admission, Concession, Dinner & Show – 6.30pm, Dinner & Show – 7pm, Dinner & Show – 8pm, Premium Dinner & Show, Drinks & Show

Event Details

Date: 7 December 2018

Start time: 20:30

End time: 23:00

Venue: Foundry 616

Phone: 02 9211 9442

Email: info@foundry616.com.au