Jazz Connection |


Jazz Connection is part of the Sydney Youth Jazz Ensemble Inc, a non-profit organisation dedicated to the provision of high quality music for youth, under the musical direction of Judy Bailey. These young jazz musicians are drawn from throughout the Sydney region, most attending the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.



Jazz Connection currently has a residency at Lazybones Lounge, Marrickville, on the fourth Sunday of each month.

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Our Music

Jazz Connection plays a large range of music. From early Ellington to Basie, from Brookmeyer to Judy Bailey’s originals.

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 “Judy Bailey directs a wonderful big band of younger

 musicians in a live performance… Judy will take you on a musical journey

from the early days of jazz to the present with the wonderful


Jazz Connection Big Band”

 – Limelight Magazine


“Come and enjoy a musical journey from the early 1900s to the present, revisiting the great bands including

Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Stan Kenton, Thad Jones and more.

This show is great for all ages – especially young budding musicians –

to come and get a taste of what big bands are about.”

– Limelight Magazine