Life Dates

  • ALISTER SPENCE TRIO

    The Sound Lounge

    05-08-2017

    CD Launch of the trio's new album - Not Everything But Enough. This is the trio's seventh release and a double album. It sounds stunning and picks up from where the acclaimed Alister Spence Trio: Live CD left off.  The band is in amazing form!

    With special support by Crossover led by Bonnie Stewart. (8pm)

  • KIRA KIRA

    Melbourne International Jazz Festival

    08-06-2017

    From Australia and Japan, Kira Kira ('shine') brings together Satoko Fujii on piano, Alister Spence on fender rhodes + effects, Natsuki Tamura on trumpet and Tony Buck on drums.
    Venue: The Jazzlab  Time: 6.30pm
    Tickets: $49/$43

  • SATOKO FUJII + NATSUKI TAMURA(Japan) with ALISTER SPENCE+ SIMON BARKER

    VENUE 505

    18-05-2017

    Two of Japan’s most exciting improvisers and composers Satoko Fujii (piano), and Natsuki Tamura (trumpet) join with the creative forces of Alister Spence (fender rhodes electric piano and pedals) and Simon Barker (drums).

    Set 1: Tamura/Barker
    Set 2: Fujii/Spence
    Set 3: Fujii/tamura/Spence/Barker

    Tickets: $20/$15  Doors Open: 6pm   Music Starts: 8.30pm

  • ALISTER SPENCE EUROPE TOUR: GIOFEST, OSLO, BERLIN

    25-11-2016

    25 November - Imagine Meeting You Here (Spence: european premier), GIOfest 2016, 
    Centre For Contemporary Arts  (CCA)
    , Glasgow, Scotland (Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra)
    26 November - Spence/GIO (small groups), GIOfest 2016, CCA, Scotland
    28-30 November - Alister Spence/Raymond MacDonald, Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo, Norway
    1 December - Spence/MacDonald (Sensaround duo), plus Burhard Beins' Junk Orbit, West Germany, Berlin
    4 December - Spence/MacDonald (Sensaround) with Tony Buck (drums/percussion), Sowieso, Berlin

  • ALISTER SPENCE TRIO

    27-10-2016

    Venue 505
    With Hannah James Trio

  • SENSAROUND TOUR

    23-08-2016

    Australian/Scots electro-acoustic trio, Sensaround is Alister Spence (Sydney) keys; Shoeb Ahmad (Canberra) electronics and Raymond MacDonald (Glasgow) saxophones.
    23 August - Make It Up Club, Bar Open, Melbourne
    26 August - The Street Theatre, Canberra with Otiose Duo
    31 August - 107 Projects, Sydney with Prophets + Otiose Duo
    1 September - The Milk Factory, Brisbane with Feet Teeth + Andrew Tuttle

  • ALISTER SPENCE TRIO

    14-05-2016

    Venue 505

  • THE SUNNYBOYS TOUR

    05-03-2016

    A Day On The Green: 5 - 19 March 2016
    Hunter Valley, Brisbane, Geelong, Melbourne, Perth

  • JAN/FEB 2016: Sydney and Japan dates

    13-01-2016

    SYDNEY - 13 - 27 January 2016
    13 January - Satoko Fujii/Alister Spence solo/duo piano concert, Glebe Justice Centre
    15 January - KAZE (Fujii/Tamura/Orins/Pruvost) plus ch/an/ce (Spence/Dorrian/Fedorovitch), Lamps
    18 January - Lucas Abela/Alister Spence/Sy Kahn, Now Now Festival 2016
    27 January - Alister Spence Trio, Sydney Launch Party for Alister Spence Trio: Live CD

    JAPAN - 8 - 21 February 2016
    8 February - Sensaround at Pit Inn, Shinjuku, Tokyo with Michiyo Yagi - koto
    9 February - Sensaround at Yellow Vision,  Asagaya, Tokyo
    11 February - Sensaround at Valentine Drive, Nagoya
    12 February - Sensaround at UrBANGUILD, Kyoto
    13 February - Sensaround at Guggenheim House, Kobe with Natsuki Tamura - trumpet and Satoko Fujii - piano
    14 February - Sensaround at Pepperland, Okayama with Yasuko Kaneko - trombone
    16 February - Satoko Fujii Orchestra Kobe at Big Apple, Kobe
                            Guest composer Alister Spence (premier of Imagine Meeting You Here)
    17 February - Satoko Fujii Orchestra Nagoya at Tokuzo, Nagoya
                            Guest composer Alister Spence (premier of Imagine Meeting You Here)
    18 February - Satoko Fujii/Alister Spence at Koendori Classics, Shibuya, Tokyo
    21 February - Satoko Fujii Orchestra Tokyo at Pit Inn, Shinjuku, Tokyo
                            Guest composer Alister Spence (premier of Imagine Meeting You Here)