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Jeff Usher
Biography  Discography   Music Clips   Directory of Services
Australian Tour Dates   Guestbook   Links    Website Design


                                 1988              Jeff Usher Jazz Unit Volume 1           Cassette
                                 1991              Blue Hermit                                      Cassette
                                 1991              Jeff Usher Jazz Unit Volume 1           C.D.
                                                      The Musical World of Pianist,
                                                      Arranger, and Composer, Jeff Usher.
                                1994              Usher Plays Monk                              Double C.D.
                                                     Jeff Ushers' Jazz Unit Volume 2
                                1997              From Leaps To Bounds                       C.D

More Albums Jeff Usher has appeared on.

                          1997              Three Day Wonder - Al Smith                C.D.
                               1997              Larry Cook and the Bluesmasters Live     C.D.
                               1997              Emergence - David Avery                       C.D.
                               1998              Call Up - Harry Smith                           C.D.
                               1998              Slide and Growl                                    C.D.
                               1999              Real Australian Blues Volume 4              C.D.

 Jeff Ushers' latest and Award Winning Jazz Album
" From Leaps To Bounds " is available through
Newmarket Records. 369-399 McCauley Road, Kensington.
Victoria.AustraliaPhone  (03) 93722722. 
Phone International. 61 7 93722722.
For information about any of Jeffs' other releases please
see the Directory of Services to contact Jeff.

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Jeff was awarded " Best Jazz Blues Album ",
at the Queensland Recording Associations' 1998,
Sunnie Awards.But why stop there, He was part of the team for
Three Awards, and Three Nominations at these awards.

Legendary Bluesman B.B. King, requested an audience
with Jeff due to his achievement, ( along with fellow band
member Larry Cook ) of the World's longest Blues Song
(Guiness Book of Records).

One of Jeffs' finest musical moments was in 1987, supporting
Stevie Wonder ,with the 12 piece band "Quigley Rock".

In his earliest ventures into Blues, Jeff has proven he has
the goods, and features with two appearances on the
1999 release," Volume 4 " of the  Award Winning
" Real Australian Blues Series ".

Jeff was also given the title of  " King of Keyboard Cool "
by the Blues Association of South East Queensland.

After several releases of Jazz Albums, Jeff has embarked
upon his first Album solely dedicated to the Blues.
Titled  " Blues City " , the album is due in early 2000.

Jeff Usher plays Jazz and Blues, or can blend
these styles to suit. He's also available for
Piano and Keyboard Lessons, Session work, and Functions.

If you haven't heard Jeffs' talents you can
sample the music clips within this site.

Jeff Usher currently lectures in Jazz Piano at the
Queensland Conservatorium of Music,
If you're in need of any of the services as listed in the
following directory Jeff Usher  must be considered.

Jeff's back working with Larrie Cook and the Bluesmasters.
Check Larrys Site for Details

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Directory of Services

Electronic Keyboards
Blues Vocalist
Alto Saxophonist
Jazz Educator
Music Consultant
Session Musician
Recording Artist

Enquirys :-  Ph. ( 07 ) 38228456
( International Phone 61 7 38228456.)
Slow Mail.- 10 Station Rd Wellington Point.Qld.4160
Webmaster :-

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These Audio Clips are in Real Audio Format. If you don't have 
Real Audio Stereo Player, you can get this from my links section

From The Award Winning Album "From Leaps To Bounds"
From Leaps To Bounds
Spirit Train
From The Award Winning Album "Three Day Wonder "
and the Soon To Be Released " Blues City ".
A World Is Turnin
From  Real Australian Blues Volume 4
The Blues
From Larry Cook And The Bluesmasters " Live " 
Blues City

Check out more of Jeffs' Talent at these sites.
Three Day Wonder
Real Australian Blues Volume 4
Larry Cook and the Bluesmasters

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Jeff's also working with Larrie Cook and the Bluesmasters.
Check Larrys Site for Details

October 1999

24th Oct (Sunday 6.30pm.) Jeff Usher and Martin Kay
Live Recording Session.
4MBS Studio. Cooparoo . Bookings. Ph (07) 38471717

 27th Oct (Wed 8pm),Terminius Hotel  South Brisbane.

26th Oct .(Tues. 5pm).Queensland Consevatrium of Music Southbank.
(Workshop and Performance by Jeff Usher and Martin Kay.)

30th Oct.(Sat 8pm) Sima (Sydney Improvised Music Assoc.)

November 1999

 9th November (Tues.8pm) Landsdown Hotel. Sydney/Newcastle

21st  November (Sunday) Stanford Plaza Hotel.(1-5pm) Adelaide

23rd November. (Tuesday)  Bennetts Lane Melbourne

28th November ( 6.30 pm.) Cork and Cleaver, Cleveland.

January 2000

1st Woodford Folk Festival Appearing with "Jack The Lad"
 two appearances, 3pm and 9pm

February 2000

13th Craigos' Restaurant. Wellington Point .6.30-9.30.
Solo Piano and Jam
27th  Brisbane Jazz Club (Jeff Usher Trio) 1.30 

March 2000

Jeff's also working with Larrie Cook and the Bluesmasters.
Check Larrys Site for Details

April 2000

2nd The Healer Fortitude Valley Brisbane
16th (Sunday) Southbank Plaza Brisbane 12.30pm

May 2000

19th Craigos' Restaurant. Wellington Point .6.30-9.30.
Solo Piano and Jam

July 2000

Every Thursday Night 7-30 to 11-30
Nautical Bar Restaurant, Oaks Hotel Wynnum

September 2000

5th. Qld Conservatorium of Music 2pm-5pm
Workshop and Concert with Martin Kay
10th 4MBS Studio,384 Old Cleveland Road Cooparoo
Live Recording with Martin Kay by Invitation Only

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