The legendary master of modern jazz, Herbie Hancock and Carnival Australia Chairman, Ann Sherry celebrated Carnival Corporation’s support of the 2019 International Jazz Day program with the world’s largest travel leisure company hosting an intimate reception at the Sydney Opera House on Friday April 26.Sydney was the start of Australia’s International Jazz Day program with workshops and masterclasses hosted by the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz.

Ann Sherry and Herbie Hancock in Sydney – Photo by James D Morgan

It all culminates in an all-star global concert in Melbourne’s Hamer Hall on Tuesday April
30 — International Jazz Day — featuring more than 30 of the world’s greatest jazz musicians including Herbie and Australian jazz legend James Morrison.

Ann Sherry said: “Carnival Corporation feels a strong connection with International Jazz
Day as travel like music has the power to change the world and bring people together. They
both open minds, build connections and inspire a shared humanity.”