The Jack Earle Big Band is Melbourne's most exciting up and coming Big Band. It was first formed in 2007, and has grown and developed ever since, and culminating in an independently released Album that has received substantial airplay on PBS, RRR and ABC Jazz. Jack Earle is a 21-year-old pianist (LTCL, AdipA), trumpet player, vocalist, conductor and composer. He is well established in the music industry as a composer, performer, accompanist, pit musician, musical director and has earned an esteemed reputation in musical theatre circles. Jack is an in demand musician, playing around Australia in many of it's premier ensembles. Jack's extensive composition credits include jingles for television and radio. Jack also directs The Jack Earle Big Band, with whom he has independently released his debut, self-titled album, and regularly gigs in some of Melbourne’s most popular live music venues. Jack recently returned to Melbourne, after studying at the prestigious Berklee College of Music after being awarded a full tuition scholarship.