caulfield-park-bandstand-2017Caulfield Park Bandstand – Sunday, March 5, 2017. 2-3.30 pm.

For the fourth year in a row, Sweet Ade has been invited to play at this enjoyable venue at the historic Caulfield Park Bandstand.  There will be free refreshments and, as usual, free children’s activities. 

Halls Gap Jazz and Blues Festival – October 21-3, 2016

Sweet Ade will be playing at the Pinnacle on Saturday, October 22 at 2 pm and at the Mountain Grand on Sunday, October 23 at 11 am, and at the Hub (time TBA).

CD news – Sweet Ade goes digital!

Our CD, Sweet Ade: Celebrating Ade Monsbourgh and the Recorder, is now available as digital downloads as well as physical CD from CD Baby and also from iTunes, Amazon and other online stores. 

Classic Residences, Brighton. Sunday, September 25, 3.30 – 5 pm.

3 Brewer Rd., Brighton East. Admission TBA.

House concerts 

Sweet Ade has recently joined two House Concert networks:

If you’d like to host Sweet Ade at a house concert or other event, these networks can help you add to your audience.  Phone or email us for further details. 

Charity gig coming up on Saturday, July 9, 7-11 pm at Elwood Sailing Club. All welcome!

Mad Catters Winter Soiree

What a great night our CD launch was – a packed, enthusiastic audience and many CDs sold!  We immediately scheduled a follow up gig at Open Studio on May 28:

Open Studio, Northcote. Saturday, May 28, 5-7 pm. 

Open Studio poster 5.16 low quality

CD launch. Tuesday, March 29 2016 at Open Studio, Northcote. 8.30 pm.

CD launch poster low res pdf


Our first CD is now available! It’s called Sweet Ade: Celebrating Ade Monsbourgh and the Recorder. To purchase the CD, email us, buy one at a gig.  Cost only $15 + P&P. You can also purchase one through the Australian Jazz Museum: and from Melbourne stores: Readings (and online), Thomas’ (and online), Title and Basement Discs.