Jessica Nicholas:

On tour in Aus

Tuba Skinny
Page added Feb 21, 2013 Updated Apr 5, 2013

Several international artists are touring Australia in February and March and Jessica Nicholas previews some of their music on this episode.

Hitting Australian shores are New Orleans band Tuba Skinny, Scandinavian/UK outfit Phronesis and Tunisian oud player and vocalist Dhafer Youssef. 

Plus there’s new music by Joseph Tawadros (whose latest album was recorded in New York with a host of luminaries), Brisbane trio Trichotomy and Melbourne saxophonist Paul Van Ross.

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Feb 21, 2013. 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Feb 24, 2013. 12:00pm - 2:00pm

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Tuba Skinny is a New Orleans traditional jazz band which formed in 2009. Their home is New Orleans, Louisiana. Tuba Skinny's ensemble includes tuba, trombone, cornet, six-string banjo, guitar, vocals, washboard, and clarinet, and is inspired by the early jazz and blues music of the 1920s and 1930s. The band has performed on streets and stages around the world, including music festivals in Mexico,...

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