Artistic Director / Brisbane International Jazz Festival
Lynette runs the company Absolute Events and multi award winning jazz label Pinnacles Music. She has been involved in the Brisbane Jazz scene since the 1980's when she arrived in Brisbane after work as music copyist in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Originally from North Curl Curl, Sydney she studied jazz improvisation with pianist/composer Roger Frampton and trumpeter Keith Stirling in the 1970's. She served on the Board of QMusic for 16 years and with Jazz Queensland for 27 years. She is Artistic Director of the Brisbane International Jazz Festival and the Melbourne Women's International Jazz Festival. She is a jazz junkie!