4 May 2012
Bell Awards to Peter Knight and Andrea Keller Quartet
(Updated 8 May - links section)
Trumpeter-composer Peter Knight has won the 2012 Bell Award for the Most Original Jazz Album for Fish Boast of Fishing, and the Andrea Keller Quartet has been awarded as the Best Australian Jazz Ensemble in this year's Jazz Bell Awards ceremony on 3 May 2012. Other award-winners were Kristin Berardi and the Jazzgroove Mothership Orchestra, Nick Haywood Quartet, Allan Browne and Alex Boneham. Brian Brown was inducted into the Graham Bell Hall of Fame.
You can read more about the awards as well as other jazz topics in Miriam Zolin's first jazz column for Resonate magazine. All details about the Bell Awards are also available on the Bell Awards website.
'Jazz in Australia' - Miriam Zolin's jazz column (Resonate 4 May 2012)
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