Standards and Stravinsky



James Sherlock and Ben Hanlon’s performances combine refined musicianship, exciting improvisation, dynamic interplay and genre-straddling arrangements to make beautiful music in an intimate setting.

This performance will appeal to lovers of jazz standards, classical repertoire, modern orchestral, chamber works and improvisation.

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre


Igor Stravinsky
Petroushka suite

George Gershwin
Ain’t Necessarily So

Alban Berg
Nacht from 7 frühe Lieder

James Sherlock

Tears for fears
Head over heels

Claude Debussy
The Girl with the Flaxen Hair

Harry Ruby
Three little words

Igor Stravinsky
The Rite of Spring Suite


James Sherlock guitar
Ben Hanlon double bass


This production is part of the following series:

Jazz in the Salon

Whether traditional jazz is up your alley or you fancy something a little more improvisatory, ambient or electric, step away from the daily grind and into the Salon to experience the sweet sounds of jazz at the Best Place to Hear.