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Jazz Chill

Experience ultimate relaxation with Jazz Chill

Over two hours of smooth, easy jazz from Australia’s top artists and ensembles, specially selected to help you unwind and de-stress. Whatever you’re up to – busy around the house, sharing some time with friends, studying for exams or simply curling up on the couch with your favourite book – Jazz Chill is the perfect gift for Father’s Day, and your ideal soundtrack for every day.

Settle back and enjoy Australian jazz legends James MorrisonJudy BaileyPaul GrabowskyDon BurrowsBernie McGannDale BarlowAngela DavisJames ValentineRed Fish BlueTen Part InventionThe Mell-O-Tones and much more. 



1. If I Were a Bell Judy Bailey Trio 

2. When We Dance Andrew Robson 

3. You Put the Spring in Spring Nat Bartsch Trio 

4. Nice Work If You Can Get It Simon Tedeschi 

5. Is This Love James Valentine Quartet 

6. Song of Laughter Ten Part Invention

7. Bruno Zeek’s Beek 

8. Blackbird Fiona Burnett 

9. Bitter Sweet James Ryan Trio 

10. And Away Stephen Magnusson & Frank DiSario

11. Visby Dale Barlow 

12. Teach Me Tonight Don Burrows & James Morrison 

13. Candy James Morrison Quartet


1. Manha da Carnaval The Mell-O-Tones

2. Able Able Matthew Nicholls Septet 

3. Autumn in New York Barry Tuckwell & Tony Gould Trio

4. Fusion, No Confusion Sorcha Albuquerque Trio 

5. Elena Mark Fitzgibbon Trio 

6. Seashell Kelly Ottaway and the Modern Operative 

7. Circuit for Three Angela Davis 

8. Minutes and Moments Blackwood 

9. You’re My Everything Paul Grabowsky & Bernie McGann

10. You’ve Got a Friend Russell Holmes Trio 

11. Colin McCahon Red Fish Blue Quartet

Music can change lives. For almost 20 years, the Hush Foundation has been working with renowned Australian artists to create music of joy and calm – originally to support children in hospital, and now enjoyed everywhere from concert halls to living rooms. In this latest offering from the Hush series, pianist Tony Gould and guitarist Peter Petrucci present music that can bring optimism even in the toughest times.The Hush Foundation, under the inspirational leadership of physician Professor Catherine Crock AM, transforms the healthcare experience for patients, families and staff through music and the performing arts. It has produced 17 albums, bringing some of Australia’s finest performers and composers together in collaborative partnerships that engage with the lived experience of people in the health system and other stressful environments. Hush albums are played not only in hospitals, but also in aged care, palliative care and childcare facilities to reduce stress and anxiety. Community and international orchestras also play music composed for Hush. In 2014, Hush’s contribution to Australian music was acknowledged with the APRA/AMCOS Award for Excellence.Gathering of Kindness recognises the power of the small acts of kindness and respect that build trust and create a sense of safety and security in difficult and challenging situations. ‘When we ask patients, their families and those working in healthcare “What matters to you?”’ says Professor Crock, ‘the single word at the top of the list is kindness.’Tony Gould and Peter Petrucci wrote the music on this album with the Hush ‘family’ firmly in mind. ‘We hope they serve at least one of music’s purposes in life, and that is to help calm our fellow humans in times when things aren’t going so well. Music can do this superbly. It can also give us joy, can foster kindness and a sense that, ultimately, everything will be all right.’ This latest album has been named after the healthcare events Hush has hosted since 2016. The Gathering of Kindness bring people working in health and aged care together to talk about ways kindness can flourish in their organisations and services. These events are being hosted throughout November at metro, regional and rural healthcare organisations across Victoria, and include live performances of Hush plays and music, healthcare book launches and panels, narrative and a range of self-care workshops, as well as updates on new research being undertaken. Hush is also hosting a ticketed event at KPMG in Melbourne on Thursday 14 November.›Pianist / composer / critic / author / academic / educator Tony Gould has been involved in music in Australia for over half a century. A prolific performer, composer and recording artist across several musical genres of art music, Tony has composed and performed alongside other renowned musicians Australia-wide and internationally. His numerous accolades include membership of the Order of Australia (AM) in recognition of his contribution to music.Peter Petrucci is one of Australia’s leading jazz guitarists, recognised for his virtuosity and lyricism in improvisations and artful compositions. He has released eight albums – the latest, They Know That We Know, in August 2019. Peter has performed locally and internationally supporting distinguished musicians and has appeared at numerous international jazz festivals, in the US, Canada, Germany, Italy, the Melbourne International Jazz Festival and the Wangaratta, Stonnington and Queensland Jazz Festivals. TRACKLISTING 1 All Things Good2 Anthem3 Calm4 Autumn Lullaby5 Quiet6 Spring Town7 It’s Up to You8 A Little Folk Song9 Essence10 Truth and Beauty11 The Softness of Air12 The Smile Peter Petrucci guitar – Tony Gould piano Tks 1-3, 5, 8, 10-12 composed by Tony Gould.Tks 4, 6, 7 and 9 composed by Peter Petrucci.