Banshees Bar and Artspace, 131 Brisbane Street Ipswich

Arcing Wires:
Fresh from two international festival appearances, (Ubud Village Jazz Festival (Bali) and Amersfoort Jazz Festival (Holland), Arcing Wires is thrilled to finally make it up to Queensland. Arcing Wires is a Djazz/Prog group hailing from Sydney, whose music features epic cascading waves of ambient and prog-rock gestures, while soaring through clouds with their soulful improvisation.

Shamin :
Shamin are an experimental jazz duo based in Brisbane, Australia. The group formed off the back of a recording session for Martin Kay’s Forage and explores original composition, unconventional rhythm and timbre drawing influence from Matt Mitchell, David Binney, Dan Weiss, Steve Newcomb, Mark Guiliana, Vijay Iyer and Tyshawn Sorey to list a few.

Comprised of Sophie Min and Benjamin Shannon. Sophie Min is a Brisbane based pianist, composer and improvising artist who expands on the proficiencies of the varied small ensembles by her unique pianism and explosive improvisation. She is an active composer whose work shows a distinctive personal aesthetic and who has become one of the most outstanding young jazz artists in Australia.