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  TA GO LAK


Three Sydney-based drummers perform a selection of compositions and improvisations emerging in response to Korean traditional rhythmic structures, as well as sounds and textures from the Asia Pacific region.

Simon Barker : drum sets

Hannah Kim : Korean traditional percussions

Chloe Kim : drum sets

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  HOLOPEAK


Creating deep textures with a minimalist mindset,
Holopeak (FKA Czarektrio) is an improvising group focused on long-form contours.

Nick Mielczarek: Guitar

Chloe Kim: Drums

Harry Birch: Bass

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JACHLO
 

Focuses on developing knowledge in diverse rhythmic dialogues and using shared language in any improvising/musical settings.

Jacques Emery : Bass

Chloe Kim: Drums

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RAIN PATTERNS
 

Emerged from the idea that the more female musicians actively involved in the Australian Jazz Community, the more positive inputs and new perspectives there will be to shape the current yet ever-changing music scene. Just as the windier and warmer a storm becomes, the more interesting and unique patterns, shapes, and sizes the rain begins to take on.

Tessie Overmyer- Alto Sax

Hinano Fujisaki - Tenor Sax

Carla Dobbie - Trombone

Bernice Tesara - Trumpet
Chloe Kim - Drums and Percussion

Hilary Geddes - Electric Guitar
Lauren Tsamouras - Piano, Keyboard
Lauren White - Bass 

Isabella Morison - Vocal

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SANDCASTLES
 

Through improvisations, the trio explores how simple melodies and songs can be stretched and reshaped in new and different directions.

Harley Coleman: Guitar

Chloe Kim: Drums

Hinano Fujisaki: Tenor Saxophone

GATHER TO REMEMBER

 

Chloe, Charlie and Jacques have been improvising with each other for as long as they’ve been close friends. The three-sided force of their friendship keeps them solid.

The trio's music represents this journey, through original compositions and unique improvisatory concepts. The process of trusting each other and bonding tightly reflects through music clearly. 

Charlie Sundborn: Alto Saxophone

Chloe Kim: Drums

Jacques Emery: Bass

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KAY KAY DEE
 

KKD is an improvising trio which formed through the recent SIMA's 'Sonic Futures' Series (2019). The band seeks dynamic language and energy interchange in their musical journey.

Adrian Lim-Klumpes: Piano

Chloe Kim: Drums

Jim Denley : Saxophone

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FACE SOUTH
 

Understands ways to improvise together, freely and uniquely. Sydney-based trio unites their communal love in jazz and individual tastes that span various genres. 

Chloe Kim: Drums

Oscar Peterson: Bass

Matt Harris: Piano

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