Jazzy Jeudi June 


Alliance Française de Melbourne & St Kilda Jazz present:

June 20 - Pat Powell  


This June, the Alliance Française is delighted to welcome one of Australia’s most accomplished vocal talents to Jazzy Jeudi: Pat Powell. 

Hailing from the close-knit and highly musical Jamaican community of 1960s and 70s Bristol, Pat Powell or Patou as he is sometimes known, has been gracing stages and mesmerising audiences with his dulcet tones and charismatic aura for four decades. Influenced by the R&B clubs and the Jamaican tunes played by his parents, Patou’s versatility ranges from ska to blues, hip hop to reggae and beyond. Having toured with some of the greats, such as James Brown, Queen, the Eurythmics, Crowded House and Kylie Minogue – Pat Powell is one of Australia’s most revered studio vocalists. For this very special Jazzy Jeudi, he will be joined by Alexander Nettelbeck on piano, Ben Cripps on bass and Daniel Mizzi on drums.



Venue and ticket info:

Where: Alliance Française, 51 Grey St, St Kilda.
Date: Thursday 20 June at 8pm
Time: Doors open at 7:30pm. Concert starts at 8pm
Tickets: Full $20 / AFM members $15. Advanced online bookings recommended as places are limited

Please check if you are logged in to receive the discount. Only one discount ticket per single or concession membership and a maximum of two discounted tickets for a family membership. Membership cards will be checked on the night.

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With a career that spans over four decades and right across the globe, Pat Powell – or Patou as he is often known - has recorded over 18 singles, and featured on seven albums. He has supported James Brown, Queen, The Eurhythmics, Boy George, Crowded House, Split Enz, Horace Andy and Luciano, Tina Arena, George Benson, Kylie Minogue and more, touring extensively throughout Australia, Canada, America, Turkey and the UK. Singing for The Melbourne Ska Orchestra, Pat Powell won an Aria award, and was nominated for three more. He has also won three Victorian Age Music Awards, having been nominated for four. At present he is the front man for The Pat Powell Band, The Protesters & Chocolate Jazz and a member of the Melbourne Ska Orchestra 

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'Jazzy Jeudi' concert series 2019


Throughout the year, Jazzy Jeudi (meaning 'Jazzy Thursday' in French) will feature various jazz performers once a month on a Thursday evening, often incorporating a component of French language or a repertoire of French music. The performances will be held in the intimate concert space in the basement salon of the Alliance Française.


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