In a spectacular architectural space of Jorn Utzon’s pavilion in the Sydney Opera House, Bennelong presents Sunday Jazz, paired to Executive Chef Peter Gilmore’s signature choice a la carte menu.

Bennelong presents sees leading Australian jazz artists take to the stage each Sunday, while guests from all over the world enjoy a two or three course menu. Upcoming performances include French Jazz on the 14th January with Tessie Overmeyer on alto saxophone and Lloyd Santon on base, a very fun take on Working 9 to 5 slated for the 28th January with pianist Leonie Cohen and vocalist Nicky Crayson.

Bennelong is an iconic Sydney restaurant, offering culturally significant and inspiring menu showcasing a magnificent production of Australian food and wine.

Reservations from 12pm to 3.30 pm, and music until 4.30 pm.

Three course choice menu for $190 per person available in The Restaurant, The Circle, and The Counter with $40 cover charge.

Musicians and cooks are responsible for the most pleasure in human life
Fran Lebowitz

Sunday 26 May – Casey Golden with Phillip Johnston Trio
One of the best young Australian jazz pianists today, Casey Golden, performs with Phillip Johnston (saxophone), Tim Rollinson (guitar), and Lloyd Swanton (bass).

Sunday 2 June – Mary Rapp Trio
Bassist and vocalist Mary Rapp performs with the great Alister Spence on piano and Yutaro Okuda on guitar.

Sunday 9 JuneHot Club de Paris
French jazz with Chris Cody (piano), Tessie Overmyer (alto saxophone), Lloyd Swanton (bass), and Nic Cecire (drums).

Sunday 16 June Jazz Goes to the Movies
From Henry Mancini to Nino Rota: Phillip Johnston (alto saxophone), Peter Dasent (piano), Tim Rollinson (guitar), and Lloyd Swanton (bass) play movies tunes.

Sunday 23 June – The Big Easy: New Orleans Jazz
Sam Golding (baritone saxophone, trumpet) is joined on stage by Matt Ottignon (woodwinds), Julian Curwin (guitar), and Thomas Botting (bass).

Sunday 30 June – Brianna Cowlishaw with Matt McMahon
One of the best jazz singers with one of the best jazz pianists: Briana Cowlishaw sings standards and more with Matt McMahon (piano), Carl Dewhurst (guitar), and Brett Hirst (bass).

Sunday 7 July – Soul Time
Vocalist Lee Latu is joined by Clayton Doley (Hammond organ), Tim Rollinson (guitar), and Hamish Stuart (drums).

Bennelong Presents invites guests to enjoy a unique way to experience music in the Sydney Opera House with Australia's best musicians taking the stage for Sunday Jazz.

Every Sunday - Bennelong - Sydney Opera House