Formal events, High Profile events, all high end Functions

Brisbane , QLD, Australia

aka "MPR" is the nucleus of Max Sportelli on Drums, Peter Walters on Upright Bass, and Ross Nixon playing Piano/Keyboards. These three individuals have long ranging backgrounds in music, and have played with many musical luminaries in Australia and Internationally. This jazz trio plays at the highest level, playing with intensity that stirs the soul, playing an eclectic song list, the trio takes the audience on an incredible searching journey where tempos and time signatures change at will. Bassist "Peter Walters" and Drummer "Max Sportelli" are two of Australia's first class first call session musicians who bring their touch of magic to each session.

“aka” MPR

MPR are a very experienced group of people who are truly well equipped to handle any situation, from wedding, functions, hotel lobbies, back yard parties, backing touring artists, solo piano events…….

We have travelled around the globe playing on billion dollar ships, had contracts with five star hotels in Japan, Europe, UAE USA. as well as playing in many festivals in Japan, and Australia.

Although what we really love doing is, “Playing Music” and having people enjoy what we do. By making your event special, this is what makes us happy!!!

We have some of the best musicians in Australia, we want to be “great for you”


Ritz Carlton – Osaka

Sheraton Grande Ocean Resort – Miyazaki

Shiba Park Hotel Tokyo – Tokyo

Shiba Hotel - Tokyo

Marriott Nagoya Associa Hotel – Nagoya

Achille Lauro Ship

The World – Luxury Residences at Sea

Oasis of the Seas (Jazz on 4)

Allure of the Seas (Jazz on 4)

Harmony of the Seas (Jazz on 4) Inaugural Release in the UK, Europe, USA.


The American Song Book

Funk and Soul –

James Brown

Earth Wind and Fire

Stevie Wonder

Anderson Paac

Erykah Badu

Ross Nixon has played overseas for many years, and in many different countries, playing in highly prestigious venues as well as festivals. One day with the idea once back in Australia, to create a trio exactly like this one, “mission accomplished “ !This is a trio not to miss.........!!!!!! Plus, powerhouse one of Australia’s top Jazz vocalist “Kristina Kelman” “this will be a formidable force to be reckoned with”

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