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Dr. Jazz

Wednesday 17th April / posted by Will Backler

Sydney-based Dr. Steve Barry is a pianist, composer and improviser, whose music playfully blurs the lines between tradition and experimentation. Whether solo piano pieces or working with groups, his music consistently pushes boundaries, with interesting arrangements and expert instrumentation.

Ahead of his Perth gig at The Ellington Jazz Club (in trio mode alongside local legends Daniel Susnjar and Jamie Oehlers), Barry swung past Wednesday Out To Lunch with RTRFM music director Will Backler to give us the low down on his approach to composition, playing without bass, and what it's like to be a lecturer at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.

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