Third Floor Showcase is hosted by Jazzlab on Saturday afternoon, featuring incredible bands from music degrees around Melbourne, curated by Tamara Murphy.
There are bands from VCA (The University of Melbourne), Monash University, Box Hill Institute, Victoria University and Melbourne Polytechnic.
High Homes is Melbourne’s newest soul outfit. Fronted by the velvety vocals of Matt Whitbourne, the group mix rich and magnetic harmony with classic soul sensibilities to create a dreamy and feel-good sonic experience.
Trad Ukiyo are comprised of members Gabrielle Di Mauro (vocals), Adriano Proscino (keys), Brandon Farrugia (bass) and Fergus Kuhar (drums). This Melbourne neo soul outfit meld elements of soul, hip hop, jazz and r’n’b to create a sonic hybrid that holds you like a sweet dream that you never want to wake from.
A finalist in the prestigious 2020 National Jazz Awards, Satch has toured Australia and the world, performing at renowned festivals such as Glastonbury, Cheltenham Jazz Festival (UK) and Melbourne International Jazz Festival.
This special performance will feature brand new material from her upcoming album, as well as some of her favourite jazz standards.