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Mr Jeremy Greig


Contact Information Telephone: +61 8 6304 6316, Mobile: 0413 514 877, Email:, Campus: Mount Lawley, Room: ML1.130
Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 6304 6316
Mobile: 0413 514 877
Campus: Mount Lawley  
Room: ML1.130  



Jeremy Greig is a trombonist who graduated in 1995 with a Bachelor of Music from the WAAPA Jazz department, in which time he was a regular member of WAYJO, WAYO, The Perth Jazz Orchestra, and Jazz West Big Band.

After moving to the USA in 1997 he completed a Master of Music in 1999 from the University of Miami. During this time he performed and recorded in a group with multi-instrumental legend Ira Sullivan, known as the Inter/Outer Continental Quintet, with which he attributes as "the greatest training ground anyone could have."

It was during this time that he received various Downbeat magazine awards, including Outstanding Jazz Combo performance (1999), Best Big Band - University of Miami Concert Jazz Band (1998) (1999), and Outstanding Big Band Performance - University of Miami Studio Jazz Band(1998) (1999). In 2003 he toured regional WA with Country Arts on "Simply Sinatra" featuring vocalist James Flynn. Performers that he has worked with include international musicians such as Maria Schneider, Jimmy Heath, Wynton Marsalis, Mannie Albam, Bob Mintzer, Dave Liebman, and Rick Margitza.

Jeremy works as a freelance musician playing in various musicals, a 20th Century ensemble known as The Collective, and is a regular member of the Hip mo Toast Big Band and the latin band Descarga. He currently works as a lecturer in Jazz and contemporary music teaching improvisation, Big band, theory, aural training, and takes various ensembles.


  • Cert IV (Certificate IV), Edith Cowan University, 2013.
  • Certificate IV Workplace Tng & Assessment, TAFE WA, 2004.
  • Master, Other ACT registered training organisation, 1999.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Journal Articles

  • Greig, J., Lowe, G., (2014), Breaking sound barriers: New perspectives on effective big band development and rehearsal. Australian Journal of Music Education, 2014(1), 52 - 65, Parkville, Victoria.

Non-Traditional Research Outputs

  • Greig, J., (2014), Chega de Saudade (No More Blues) score. WASO on the Road - Pilbara, Multiple educational situations (13 performances).
  • Greig, J., (2014), Hong Kong Elevator. Hong Kong Jazz Allstars, Peel Fresco Music Lounge, Hong Kong.
  • Greig, J., (2013), Wish Four - Score. WAAPA Lunchtime Concert Series, WAAPA Concert Hall.
  • Greig, J., Torrance, V., (2014), Sing Sing Sing (Musical Directors). Sing Sing Sing, Music Auditorium, WAAPA.
  • Greig, J., (2014), WAAPA Big Band 2014 (Musical director)., Ron Stone Park, Geoff Gibbs Theatre, Fremantle Navy Club.
  • Greig, J., (2014), Lau Ka Cheong in Singapore., Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
  • Greig, J., Jodrell, M., Keller, M., Cowie, D., Garood, R., Moss, DJ., Vanderwal, B., (2014), Marilyn Keller, Mat Jodrell, and Friends., Yokine Bowls Club; The Ellington Jazz Club, Perth.
  • Wood, G., Tarr, C., Jeavons, P., Walker, R., Greig, J., Areias, J., Millard, P., Mendes, M., (2014), Juliana Areias Bossa Nova Baby. Juliana Areias Bossa Nova Baby, Loop Recording Studios.
  • Greig, J., Kelly, A., Coleman, J., Thompson, B., Tait, W., (2014), WASO Brass Quintet Tour. WASO on the Road, Multiple (see attached).
  • Greig, J., (2014), Bobby Taylor 80 Big Ones., Grappa's Cellar, Hong Kong.
  • Greig, J., Hong, TH., Collier, A., Lo, T., (2014), Hong Kong All Stars. Hong Kong Jazz All Stars, Peel Fresco Music Lounge, Hong Kong.
  • Greig, J., Mascarenhas, JM., Hong, TH., Yeung, A., (2014), Valentines Jazz. Valentines Jazz at Backstage Live, Backstage Live, Hong Kong.
  • Greig, J., Vanderwal, B., Jodrell, M., Cowie, D., Healy, J., Napier, L., Woolley, T., Greenway, S., Garrood, R., (2013), Traditional Jazz with Sue Greenaway and Matt Jodrell. Jazz Club of WA, Yokine Bowls Club, Yokine.
  • Tarr, C., Fitzmaurice, S., Azzopardi, M., Wilson, T., Beasy, D., Mackey, C., Greig, J., Cross, J., Jeavons, P., (2013), Mingus Amongst Us. Mingus Amongst Us, The Ellington Jazz Club, Perth.
  • Greig, J., (2013), Liza on an E (Trombonist). Perth Fringe Festival 2013, Urban Orchard, Perth Cultural Centre.
  • Greig, J., (2013), Principal trombonist with the WA Philharmonic - Peter Pan. Peter Pan , His Majestys Theatre, Perth.
  • Greig, J., (2013), The RAAH Project. Perth International Arts Festival 2013, Chevron Gardens, Perth.
  • Greig, J., (2013), WAAPA Big Band 2013 (Musical Director). WAAPA in the Park, Hale Jazz, Mingus Monk and Miles, Ron Stone Park, Mt Lawley; Hale school; Geoff Gibb Theatre.
  • Greig, J., Fitzmaurice, S., Underwood, M., (2013), Crown Casino New Years Eve (Musician). Swing Into The New Year With David Campbell, Crown Casino Theatre, Perth.
  • Greig, J., (2013), Wish Four. WAAPA lunchtime concert series, WAAPA.
  • Collinson, M., Greig, J., Hodgkin, B., (2012), Misty. Misty: a decade of music, magic, and memories, Waters Edge, Grand Ballroom, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  • Greig, J., Rogers, G., (2012), July Jazz with Glenn Rogers and Jeremy Greig. Cappuccino Concerts Winter Warmer, Bodhi Tree Bookstore Cafe.
  • Greig, J., Malet, R., Sandon, J., Mackey, C., (2012), Skate., Wright Studio.
  • Greig, J., (2012), If you were there - Music Director. If you were there, WAAPA Music Auditorium.
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