Lunchtime Jazz at St James Courtyard

St James Courtyard, Bourke Street


Celebrate the ever-evolving spirit of jazz with a series of free lunchtime performances from Melbourne’s best up-and-coming artists.


Showcasing a selection of original compositions from the group’s 2022 album K’s Confusion, as well as some of their favourite covers, SKOV is a colourful, evocative folk-pop-jazz hybrid with a gloriously Beatle-esque vocal blend.

Tuesday 24 Oct


Olivia Chamoun Canavan Trio

Jazz vocalist Olivia Chamoun Canavan weaves her jazz sensibility with influences from gospel, soul, and contemporary popular music. Canavan’s captivating performances and authentic storytelling regularly leave a lasting impression on audiences throughout Melbourne.

Wednesday 25 Oct


Oscar Bruten Quartet

Melbourne based saxophonist and composer Oscar Bruten is quickly emerging as one to watch—a recent recipient of the ABC Jazz Composers Commissioning Fund, Bruten’s dynamic performances showcase his passion and virtuosity on the saxophone.

Thursday 26 Oct

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