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In Memory of Graham Wood

Thursday 20th July / presented by Chris Mason

Perth jazz great Graham Wood has died after losing his battle with cancer.

Wood was a legend of the WA Jazz scene, founding the Perth International Jazz Festival and co-owning the Ellington Jazz Club.

Considered one of the best jazz pianists in Perth, he released 5 albums under his name and was Associate Professor of teaching and learning at WAAPA.

His contribution to jazz music in Perth has been honoured by many in the industry.

Chris Mason spoke to  one of them, Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts Associate Dean of Music Stewart Smith.

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