Music for download: Red Descending

‘Red Descending’ download

Red Descending is basically a jazz waltz and although the occasional bar of 5/4 might make it difficult to dance to, I hope you’ll still find it fun to play.

Free download of sheet music for ‘Red Descending’

There will be more of Mike’s music made available for free download (piano music, jazz tunes […]

By |February 19th, 2014|News|0 Comments|

The Music Show Video from Radio National

Featuring moments from Don Banks Award, and live performance on The Music Show with Andy Ford on 1 February 2014 and more… THANKS GUYS!

By |February 14th, 2014|Videos|0 Comments|

Radio New Zealand Interview

Mike Nock: NZ Jazz Pianist
Originally aired on Upbeat, Friday 24 January 2014
Sydney-based New Zealand jazz pianist and recipient of the 2014 Don Banks Music Award from the Australian Arts Council.

By |February 7th, 2014|News|0 Comments|

Artery article on Don Banks Award

Saturday night at Sydney’s Seymour Centre jazz pianist Mike Nock was awarded with the Australia Council Don Banks Music Award. The annual award is Australia’s top music honour, recognising a senior individual’s outstanding contribution to music in Australia…
Read more on the Artery website >

By |February 7th, 2014|News|0 Comments|

Don Banks Award – photos from Saturday 1 February

Huge thanks to Karen Steains for these photos of 1 February 2014, with the Don Banks Award and Suite SIMA at (you guessed it) a SIMA concert

By |February 7th, 2014|News|0 Comments|

Sydney Morning Herald: A bit of recognition goes a long way towards the next highlight in Mike Nock’s career

A handful of artists get to bask in adulation. Mike Nock recommends basking in anything you can get, as opportunities are rare. He is happy to settle for a little acclaim. And few acclamations offer better basking rights than the Don Banks Award, Australia’s premier annual acknowledgment of a lifetime contribution to music, bestowed […]

By |January 22nd, 2014|News|0 Comments|

Kindred in HD

Here’s  a link to a recent HD video  with Laurence and  myself  at the ABC studios.


By |September 15th, 2012|Album release, News, Videos|0 Comments|

Mike Nock profile on

AllAboutJazz has just posted a new profile on Mike

By |June 16th, 2012|News|0 Comments|


I’d like to let you know about this new film by choreographer/cinematographer Sue Healey which features a wide range of my music. Sue and I […]

By |June 4th, 2012|News|0 Comments|

Between or Beyond release on CD

Between or Beyond – The Mike Nock Underground – a classic recorded in 1970 at the legendary MPS Studio Villingen in Germany’s Black Forest with the FOURTH WAY rhythm section (Eddie Marshall drums, Ron McClure electric bass, Mike Nock piano and electric piano) has recently been released on CD for the first time. (Tower […]

By |August 12th, 2007|News|0 Comments|