About: Eamon Dilworth
- Eamon is currently studying at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music working towards a Bachelor of Music (Jazz) and was a 2007 James Morrison Scholarship finalist. He began trumpet at 8 years old along with violin, French horn and double bass. He has toured Europe and America (Australian All star Big Band), New Zealand and Hong Kong (Pan Pacific Big Band), and Perth with Sydney hip-hop outfit Kid Confucius. Eamon has performed at the North Sea Jazz Festival, Thredbo Jazz Festival, Montreax Jazz Festival, Monterey Jazz Festival, Manly Jazz Festival, Dubbo Jazz Festival, Wangaratta Festival of Jazz as well as Splendour in the Grass with popular act The Beautiful Girls. He has also had the opportunity to perform with Dale Barlow, James Morrison, John Morrison, Dan Barnett, Dave Panichi, James Muller and Sandy Evans. Eamon has played at many Sydney venues leading bands at Soup Plus, The Basement and the Side-On Café. He has also played in the bands of Judy Bailey’s Jazz Connection, The Kings of Swing Big Band (Feat. Errol Buddle), Jay Miller Group and leads his own quintet "The Dilworth's" who are about to release their debut album on Jazzgroove Records in December 2009. Eamon’s teachers have included Phil Slater, Judy Bailey, Mike Nock, Matt McMahon and Warwick Alder.