Musician Composer Teacher

Danny Healy is a professional jazz saxophone, clarinet and flute player from Australia. Drawing influences from jazz greats of the 20s to 60s, his playing is injected with hints and nuances of Sonny Rollins, Benny Goodman, Eric Dolphy and Gerry Mulligan, just to name a few. In recent years, Danny has taken an interest in Gypsy and Trad Jazz due to the melodic, interactive nature and purity of the music. He has aptly been described as having a musical O.C.D. approach to practice, dedicating long hours to achieving his level of proficiency... read more...

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Previous events

A Gerry Mulligan & Bob Brookmeyer Tribute

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House Concert

A rare opportunity to hear a spirited and energetic tribute to West Coast Jazz. Last performed 7 years ago, we are lucky to have two of the original members from this project re-unite for a special one-off event. $15 gets you entry to this intimate concert environment with light refreshment included. Featuring Hayden Dare (trombone), Danny Healy (baritone saxophone), Hamish Houston (dbl bass) & Tom Robb (drums) **Only 20 seats available (3 seats left) - please contact on 0490028861

May16

Solo Bass Clarinet - House Concert

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Private Residence

A truly unique experience. I'm hosting this concert at my home in Hobart.

In an effort to combine melodies and basslines on an instrument that has yet to be utilised to its full potential in the jazz genre, I'm attempting to create something new.

Focusing on standards as a vehicle for exploration and an influence from many styles to aid the process.

I would love to see some classical fans and or musos come and experience this House Concert. Performing two half hour sets to small numbers (10ish) in an intimate environment. There will be light drinks and refreshment included as part of the admission fee. (There is no set entry price. I will be operating under a Pay as You Feel Scheme.)

If you would like to attend, contact me via the website. I will reply to confirm and send you the address details if you are one of the 10. (chances are you will be)

Repeat audience members are always welcome.

Photographer:  Việt Lê Hoàng, Retouched by Diane Brsc Photography 2014