Upcoming Bands

$15 members, $25 non-members
(special events priced separately)
Visitors and new members always welcome!

Bookings: Please Text to 0419 030 595

7:30pm – 10:15pm unless otherwise stated
The Highway, cnr Anzac Hwy & Marion Rd, Plympton

Please note bands and personnel may change due to unforeseen circumstances.


with fabulous band Capitol Swing

Please note an EARLY START TIME of 7:00pm, to allow for the formalities during the evening!

Luke Thompson – vocals
Tom Pulford – reeds
Tom Voss – trombone
Robbie Chenoweth – trumpet
Tim Bowen – bass
Deanna Djuric – piano
Mario Marino – drums

Have you checked out the jazz club’s YouTube channel? There are hundreds of clips!
Visit it at www.youtube.com/southernjazzclubadelaide and don’t forget to
like the videos and subscribe to the channel! It helps get the word out about our amazing club!

2nd July 2024 – Brenton & Jason: The Two Tenors

from 6:45pm a youth band led by Ani Araya Reyes on saxophone, with Chair Cother-Anderson on piano, Lily Appelt bass, Tom Johnston on drums, and Ben Spitty on trumpet

Then, from 7:30pm:

Brenton Tregloan – tenor guitar, banjo
Jason Hammond – tenor guitar, piano
Lily Appelt – bass
Paul van der Koogh – clarinet
Julian Ferraretto – violin
James Nisbet – drums

9th July 2024 – Just Jazz does TV Show Themes

This group and concept was a hit at the Australian Jazz Convention and the Port Fairy Jazz Festival with special guest from Victoria, Don “The Face” Mayne!!

Harvey Duff – bass
Don Mayne (Mildura) – trumpet, vocals
Martin van der Koogh – trombone
John Stephens – drums
Lainie Jamieson – piano, vocals
Paul van der Koogh – reeds, vocals

16th July 2024 – Jazzberry Jam led by Marco Callisto

Marco Callisto – piano, vocals
Emma Simpson-Smith – trumpet, vocals
James Ho – bass
Jackson Mack – drums
Jasmine Hall – trombone, vocals

23rd July 2024 – The Bill Clarke Quintet

from 6:45pm, 2 groups from Nazareth Catholic College perform for us: Stage Band 1 and the 9-piece Jazz Combo, under the direction of our friend Ruby Mensforth.

Both groups competed at Generations in Jazz and did very well in their respective grades!

Then from 7:40pm

Bill Clarke – sax, flute
Greg Germein – trombone, vocal
Chico Chickowski – piano
Brian Gray – bass
Bailey Hall – drums

30th July 2024 – SPECIAL EVENT NIGHT: The Duncan Hemstock AllStars
Members $20 | Non-Members $30

Duncan Hemstock – reeds, vocals
Alex Taylor – trombone
Warren Heading – trumpet, vocals
Jason Hammond – piano, banjo, vocals
Lyndon Gray – bass
Bill Polain – drums, vocals
Paul van der Koogh – lesser reeds

6th August 2024 – Zooma Zooma: A Louis Prima Tribute

from 6:45pm, a youth band with details TBC

Then from 7:30pm, Gangster Jazz sung by a couple of wise guys and a dame, boss!

Julian Ferraretto – violin/vocals
Anthony Leppa – vocals
Kylie Ferreira – vocals
Mario Marino – drums/vocals
Shireen Khemlani – bass
Dave McEvoy – piano
and special guest Duncan Hemstock – reeds

13th August 2024 – SJC Youth Awards Night with Solomon Young’s The Award Winners Band

Join us to celebrate the next generation of musicians at our Youth Awards Night, with music from a cross-generational band of previous award recipients!

  • Solomon Young – reeds, piano, vibes
    • 2023 Jarvis Payne Award
  • David Goodwin – trumpet, piano
    • 2010 Ken Way Award
    • 2012 Jarvis Payne Award
  • Emile Ryjoch – reeds
    • 2016 President’s Award
    • 2020 Jarvis Payne Award
  • Tasha Stevens – bass
    • 2020 President’s Award
  • Kevin van der Zwaag – drums
    • 2011 President’s Award
  • Jason Hammond – piano, banjo
    • 1995 Jarvis Payne Award
    • 2019 SJC Hall of Fame

20th August 2024 – SPECIAL NIGHT: George Washingmachine (SYD)
$20 members | $30 non-members

George Washingmachine – violin, vocals
Gary Boland – cornet, flugel
Jason Hammond – piano
Lyndon Gray – bass
John Stephens – drums

and coming up…

27th August 2024 – Chico’s Swing Group

3rd September 2024 – 6:45pm Concordia College Big Band
7:00pm Atlantic Street Band

10th September 2024 – French & Gypsy Jazz with Julian Ferraretto and the Hot Club of Adelaide

17th September 2024 – Up, Up, and Aué featuring John Aué, the artist formerly known as Bonnie Aué, and visiting from Perth: Georgie Aué

24th September 2024 – South Coast Jazz Festival Benefit Night three bands donating their time as a fundraiser for the festival at Goolwa, organised by the SCJF committee

Saturday 28th September – Jazz Supper Dance with Adelaide Society Swing Orchestra – details to come

1st October 2024 – TBC

8th October 2024 – SPECIAL NIGHT: The Syncopators (Melb) 40th Anniversary
$20 Members | $30 non-members
It has been years and we finally welcome Chris Ludowyk’s group back to Adelaide!

15th October – Alan Richards Swing Experience (Melb/Adel) – some of the band coming over early for the South Coast Jazz Festival, augmented with some local faces

22nd October 2024 – Anita Harris Quintet (Melb) – wonderful vocalist Anita and her group are staying around for a couple of extra days after the festival