Melbourne International Jazz Festival: Elixir

Presented by Melbourne International Jazz Festival


A special performance featuring Katie Noonan, Zac Hurren and Benjamin Hauptmann.

Celebrated Australian folk-jazz trio Elixir has been enchanting audiences since 1997. Featuring the sublime vocals of Katie Noonan, alongside saxophonist Zac Hurren and guitarist Benjamin Hauptmann, Elixir have amassed an impressive list of accolades, including the ARIA Award for Best Jazz Album and 13 weeks at No.1 on the ARIA Jazz Charts.

For this special MIJF performance, Elixir launch their latest album A SMALL SHY TRUTH, joined by a stirring string quartet, and featuring arrangements penned by some of Australia’s finest composers.

With Special Guest
Elixir will be supported by Lachlan McLean’s Colourful Plumage Quartet.
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Artists & Set Times


Katie Noonan vocals
Zac Hurren saxophone, piano
Benjamin Hauptmann guitars

Lachlan Mclean compositions, saxophone
Sam Anning bass
James Bowers piano
Felix Bloxsom drums

Set Times

7.30pm – 8.05pm: Lachlan McLean’s Colourful Plumage Quartet
8.05pm – 8.30pm: Interval
8.30pm – 10pm: Elixir

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