MIJF 2015 – Opening Ceremony

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Friday 29th May MIJF 2015 – Opening Ceremony at Fed Square – Melbourne, Australia.

A  free open-air concert  hosted by Fem Belling.

A perfect Melbourne day to watch performances by The Bad Plus (USA),  Eric Harland (USA) with his band Voyager and the Melbourne sextet The Hoodangers .

Photos taken at the Opening Ceremony seated on one of those ‘easy chairs’ in front of the stage that you could not get out of, that easily and so comfy!

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Fem Belling (MC)

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Councilor – Beverly Tinder-Mortimer

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Reid Anderson – The Bad Plus

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Ben Gillespie – The Hoodhangers

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Michael Tortoni – Artistic Director of the Festival

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Eric Harland and the Voyager Band

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Eric Harland

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A future Drummer, Bassist, guitarist saxophonist in the making!

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Ethan Iverson – The Bad Plus

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David King – The Bad Plus

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David King – The Bad Plus

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Reid Anderson – The Bad Plus (USA)

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Reid Anderson – The Bad Plus (USA)

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Reid Anderson – The Bad Plus (USA)

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Eugene Ball – The Hoodangers

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Ben Gillespie – The Hoodangers

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Eugene Ball – The Hoodangers

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Mark Elton – The Hoodangers

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Mal Williams – The Hoodangers

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Julian Lage, Eric Harland – Voyager

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Walter Smith and Harish Raghavan – Voyager

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Taylor Eigsti – Voyager

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Walter Smith III – Voyager

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