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Nilusha Dassenaike’s voice is a unique hybrid of Sri Lankan folk, jazz, pop and R&B. She has performed at Carnegie Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Centre, The Apollo Theatre and The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. She has also performed with artists such as Hugh Jackman, Angelique Kidjo, Meshell Ndegeocello, The Resistance Revival Chorus and Tina Arena amongmany others. She has released four albums of original music and currently co-leads an electro-pop project, NiCo Electro.

Supporting Nilusha will be iconic Melbourne jazz pianist Bob Sedergreen who chose to record and perform live with Nilusha a decade ago before she took off for the USA. On bass,Jon Chidgey who has consistently worked with Bob with a plethora of Australia’s finest artists. Drummer Brian Abrahams is a true international having performed with USA Blues legend Jimmy Witherspoon and jazz pianist Abdullah Ibrahim (Dollar Brand), a South African national treasure.

With a cast of this reputation expect a very high quality performance so book early not to miss out





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