” These guys didn’t live to play music. They lived because they played music. Music literally kept them alive.”
The roster does real justice to the ‘international’ part of its title, as it features musicians from four continents: Europe, Africa, Asia and, of course, our own little corner of the world.
“I could see why Dave was welcome here. He was, from an early age, a riveting, passionate and adventurous alto saxophonist. The room, which held about 50-60 people, filled up quickly, and the audience loved the music”.
Phil Treloar recently contacted us here at AustralianJazz.net, asking if we would post this video of a piece he’s written and dedicated so his dear friends David, Melissa and Amelia Ades. Of course we agreed – Phil is a longtime friend of extempore and Australianjazz.net – in all their iterations. Phil’s introduction Becoming is dedicated …
David Ades – He’s been touring his CD A Glorious Uncertainty this year and this video catches him playing at The Ellington Jazz Club in Perth.