The Winter Jazz Festival is coming to Gateway Sydney

In accordance with the stay at home orders for City of Sydney, a number of the live jazz performances at Gateway Sydney have been postponed. New dates for the postponed performances will be announced shortly. See below for the full schedule.

Enjoy live and free jazz band performances while you dine at Gateway Sydney this Winter, from Friday 18 June through to Sunday 11 July.

Proudly supported by the City of Sydney, diners and families visiting Gateway Sydney can enjoy alfresco performances in Jesse St Gardens, or be entertained while they warm up with a drink or meal inside at one of the many dining options. 

 

Gateway Performance Locations

The Nook - located on level 1 near Chat Thai

The Mirror Tower - located on level 1 at the top of the escalators, near Winghaus

Jessie Street Gardens - located at the back of the Paragon Hotel, off Loftus Street

We suggest booking at your favourite restaurant for performances at The Nook and The Mirror Tower. Simply mention the jazz performance you're attending when making a booking to secure the best location to enjoy the performances.

Restaurant bookings and enquiries can be made here

Meet the Performers

The Glorious Sousaphonics
Sousaphone, Trombone, Bass, Drums
The toe-tapping Sousaphonics bring the sounds of Balkan Brass, Brazilian Samba, New Orleans second line, Jazz and anything else that takes their fancy. The music is uplifting and engaging and unparalleled.

The Pocket Trio
Keys, bass, drums
A classic swing trio, tight with groovy pockets.

Kate Wadey Trio
Sophisticated swing with vocals and bass guitar.

The Pre Loved
Prohibition swing with vocals and bass guitar.

Ben Panucci +
Guitar and revolving instruments
Jazz, gypsy, traditional and swing guitar with a revolving roster of in-demand instrumentalists.

 

Performance Schedule
Date Performance time Performance location Performers
Friday, 18 June 2021 5.30pm - 8.30pm The Nook Kate Wadey Trio
Saturday, 19 June 2021 5.30pm - 8.30pm The Mirror Tower Lauren White Trio
Friday, 25 June 2021 POSTPONED POSTPONED POSTPONED
Saturday, 26 June 2021 POSTPONED POSTPONED POSTPONED
Saturday, 26 June 2021 POSTPONED POSTPONED POSTPONED
Sunday, 27 June 2021 POSTPONED POSTPONED POSTPONED
Wednesday, 30 June 2021 POSTPONED POSTPONED POSTPONED
Thursday, 1 July 2021 POSTPONED POSTPONED POSTPONED
Friday, 2 July 2021 POSTPONED POSTPONED POSTPONED
Friday, 2 July 2021 POSTPONED POSTPONED POSTPONED
Saturday, 3 July 2021 11.30am - 2.30pm Jessie St Gardens The Pre-Loved
Saturday, 3 July 2021 5.30pm - 8.30pm The Nook The Pocket Trio
Sunday, 4 July 2021 11.30am - 2.30pm Jessie St Gardens Ben Panucci / Chris O'Dea
Wednesday, 7 July 2021 11.30am - 2.30pm Jessie St Gardens Aaron Flower / Ben Panucci
Thursday, 8 July 2021 11.30am - 2.30pm Jessie St Gardens The Glorious Sousaphonics
Friday, 9 July 2021 11.30am - 2.30pm Jessie St Gardens Aaron Flower / Ben Panucci
Friday, 9 July 2021 5.30pm - 8.30pm The Nook Kate Wadey Trio
Saturday, 10 July 2021 11.30am - 2.30pm Jessie St Gardens The Glorious Sousaphonics
Saturday, 10 July 2021 5.30pm - 8.30pm The Nook The Pocket Trio
Sunday, 11 July 2021 11.30am - 2.30pm Jessie St Gardens The Pre-Loved