Triple Shot Jazz Trio offers tasteful jazz repertoire from a wide variety of modern jazz and popular genres perfect for smaller elegant functions, dinners and openings. The musicians have had extensive professional experience performing in Melbourne for corporate and private functions, jazz festivals, clubs, Crown casino, weddings, and parties. Triple Shot perform classy pop and jazz classics creating an elegant relaxing atmosphere.
Triple Shot is led by pianist Cathy Connor a Melbourne based musician who has worked professionally as a soloist, accompanist, ensemble pianist, musical director, composer, arranger in Sydney, regional NSW and Melbourne. Cathy’s extensive performing experience includes residencies and casual gigs playing Jazz, R&B Latin and pop (Paul Jamieson, Jan Lockwood quartet, Kirsty Cameron quartet Ron Anderson quartet) in cafes, clubs restaurants private functions and at Crown, Park Hyatt, Grande Hotel. She has held piano solo and band residencies in Melbourne (Leinster Arms, Collingwood, Crown Casino) & regional NSW. She has performed in NSW and Victorian regional towns in numerous jazz festivals, (Basin, Inverloc,Halls Gap, Monbulk, Apollo Bay)
Cathy currently teaches piano and is a jazz vocal and music theatre accompanist. Recent gigs include Dizzy's Big Band Appollo Bay Jazz Festival& Melbourne Zoo (Chet Happens) The Wiz (rehearsal pianist) & private functions.
Cathy holds both classical and popular tertiary music qualifications in piano perfromance arranging and composing.
Cathy is joined by Melbourne Jazz/contemporary musicians Ivan Tagg (double Bass) and Andrew Putnam (drums).