Devonport Jazz 2024

Jazz Sensation Emma Pask to Perform at Devonport Jazz in July

Renowned Australian jazz vocalist Emma Pask will be headlining this year’s Devonport Jazz Festival with a special performance celebrating the timeless music of Harold Arlen. The festival is scheduled to take place from July 25 to July 28, with Emma Pask’s much-anticipated concert set to be one of the standout events.

Emma Pask, celebrated for her captivating voice and dynamic stage presence, has made a significant impact on the jazz scene both in Australia and internationally. Her exceptional talent and passion for jazz have garnered her a dedicated following, and numerous accolades. This year, at Devonport Jazz, Pask will pay tribute to Harold Arlen, one of the most influential composers of the 20th century, renowned for his iconic contributions to the Great American Songbook.

Audiences can look forward to an enchanting evening at the paranaple arts centre, as Emma Pask delivers her unique interpretations of Arlen’s classics, including beloved standards such as “Over the Rainbow,” “Stormy Weather,” and “I’ve Got the World on a String.”

“With her extraordinary vocal prowess and emotive delivery, Pask is set to provide a performance that will underscore the enduring beauty and sophistication of Arlen’s music,” Devonport City Council Events Coordinator Maree Brodzinski said.

“The Devonport Jazz Festival has a long-standing reputation for showcasing world-class talent and presenting a diverse range of jazz styles to its audiences. This year’s lineup continues this tradition, with Emma Pask’s concert being a centrepiece event that promises to captivate and inspire.”

The festival program will feature an array of impressive performers, including the Blues Point Vocal Group (NSW), Mama Alto (VIC), Jazz Eclectic (QLD), Double Entendre (NSW), King Cake (TAS), Delightful Divas (TAS), and many more.

Tickets for Emma Pask’s performance, along with other festival events, will be available for purchase starting in early June. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience an extraordinary celebration of jazz music.

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