The Musicians

Peter Jeavons

Active as a professional musician for over 10 years, Peter holds a Bachelor of Music (Jazz performance) and is bassist in jazz, rock, funk, theatre and world music circles. Peter leads his own original groups 'Thrust' (funk), 'Frames Of Minds' (modern jazz) and 'Salamander' (jazz-funk-hiphop) and is a key creative member of other Perth groups. Pete was named The Perth Jazz Society's Most Outstanding Jazz artist in the year 2000.


Graham Wood

Graham has extensive composition, arranging, musical direction and academic profiles. He is currently pursuing a PhD in the performance wellness of Jazz musicians. He has performed with many highly respected jazz musicians. He has performed all over Australia and in India and Malaysia. In 2004 he released his first CD: The Graham Wood Trio 'Real'.


Daniel Susnjar

Daniel Susnjar has become recognised as a highly skilled drummer/ percussionist, composer and educator. He won the award for best drummer in Western Australia (1998) and earned runner up in Australia's Best Up and Coming Drummer competition in 2002. Daniel has had intensive study with many great musicians in New York City and also performed, recorded and studied in Europe, Singapore and Egypt.


Carl Mackey

Carl was a finalist in the James Morrison Scholarship in 1989 and '90. He won the award for "Most Outstanding Soloist" at the 1994 Jazz Australia Showcase. The Carl Mackey Quintet won the Perth Jazz Society Award for the Most Outstanding Jazz Group of 2004. He has toured India, New Zealand, England, Singapore, Cambodia, the United States and extensively throughout Australia.

Peter Jeavons
Graham Wood
Daniel Susnjar
Carl Mackey