Exciting new jazz project with strings. Monday Jan 19th 8pm.

December 19, 2008 § 1 Comment

Perth Saxophonist Troy Roberts has written a suite for  jazz quartet and string quartet called “The Xen-Den Suite”.  It features some of Perth’s finest classical and jazz musicians.

The CD launch  was on Monday, 19th January 2009 at the Perth Jazz Society.

XenDen launch at PJS 19th Jan '09

XenDen launch at PJS 19th Jan '09

Photo by Andrew Jamieson

The string quartet at the launch will be Semra Lee and Stephanie Dean on violins, Alex Brogan on viola and Eve Silver on cello.  The jazz quartet is Troy Roberts on sax, Daniel Susnjar on drums, Pete Jeavons on bass and Konrad Paszkudski on keys.

The album was written, arranged and produced by Troy Roberts and includes guest appearances from Gary Keller (flute), Libby Hammer (vocals) and Alex Millier (bass clarinet).


To hear a sample from “The Xen-Den Suite” visit Troy’s myspace or http://cdbaby.com/cd/troyroberts2.

Album Cover If you’d like to make a tax-deductible donation to the launch, go to the ABAF website.
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