Eric Myers Jazz

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The Australian

This folder contains a small selection of reviews and articles by Eric Myers, which were published in The Australian between 1983 and 1987. Text published in The Australian is reproduced here, with the addition of photographs which may or may not have appeared in The Australian.

 
 
 Trude Aspeling

Trude Aspeling

TRUDE ASPELING AND SPYRALS

Reviewed by Eric Myers

The Australian, June 1, 1987

When the singer Trude Aspeling went to London last year to appear at Ronnie Scott’s club, and later appeared at the 1987 Festival of Perth, jazz fans marvelled at her ability to land the plum jobs. What qualities had prompted programmers to choose her...

 
 James Morrison  Photo courtesy Australian Jazz Museum

James Morrison

Photo courtesy Australian Jazz Museum

OZBOP FEATURING JAMES MORRISON

Reviewed by Eric Myers

The Australian, April 23, 1987

This was the first of five special 'farewell' performances at the Don Burrows Supper Club by multi-instrumentalist James Morrison, who leaves for New York next week. Even now, it appears that Morrison will have an impact in the United States...

 

 
 Lloyd Swanton: bassist with The Wizards of Oz...

Lloyd Swanton: bassist with The Wizards of Oz...

THE WIZARDS OF OZ, BRUCE CALE ORCHESTRA

Reviewed by Eric Myers

The Australian, March 25, 1987

This performance will be remembered primarily for the brilliance of the Melbourne pianist Paul Grabowsky. He stood out forcefully on an evening that featured some of Australia’s finest contemporary jazz musicians...