Jesse Rowan - Performances

        With Mike Jackson:

Sydney Opera House, also live to air with ABC Radio National 1987

        With Bears on Tour: (Wayne Collins and Roshan Groves, 1987)

Various pubs and folk venues

Spindlewood Concerts:

Southern Cross Club – Canberra Media Award for Album of the Year 1988

National Folklore Convention Canberra, January 1989

ANU Arts Centre 1989

Bega Concert for the Forests June 1989

Merry Muse, Burns Club, Forrest September 1989

Hornsby-Kuringai Folk Club October 1989

Official Opening of the National Convention Centre, November 1989

Folk for the Forests, Yarralumla Woolshed, 1989

Carols by Candlelight, Canberra December1989

Oberon Golf Club, March 1990

National Gallery Winter Solstice Concert, June 1990

Album Launch, ‘Face the Wind’, Llewellyn Hall, Canberra School of Music, May 1991

Spindlewood at Llewellyn Hall for the Launch of "Face the Wind" in May 1991, with guest performers Ian Blake on soprano sax, clarinet bass clarinet and tin whistle, Paco Villegas on drums and percussion and Fenella Gill on cello. Jesse can be seen on the left.


Dubbo Civic Centre, Sept 1991

Centre Cinema “Wasn’t That a Time” Movie and Live Concert by Spindlewood, December 1992






Playhouse Theatre, Canberra Festival, March 1993

Tilley Devine's

Spindlewood Live-to-air Broadcasts:

National Museum Opening, Canberra, April 1989

Canberra Stereo Public Radio Festival of Music and Arts May1989

2MBS FM Rydearound Ausfolk Live, May 1989

ABC Radio Spring Garden Party Concert September 1989

ABC FM 92.9 Powerhouse Museum, Darling Harbour, Sydney, December 1989

ABC Canberra Studio Performance invited by Elaine Harris

ArtSound FM Curtin

Canberra Stereo Public Radio Festival of Music and Arts May1990


Spindlewood at Blundell's Cottage 1992


Spindlewood Supporting: 

The Battlefield Band, Canberra Labor Club April 1988

Christine Lavin National Tour, Canberra September 1988

The Fureys, Belconnen Labor Club 1989

Chieftans & James Galway, Llewellyn Hall, Canberra School of Music January 1990

Jethro Tull, Sydney 1995


Spindlewood at Festivals:

Tilba Tilba Festival 1990

Port Fairy Folk Festival 1991

National Folk Festivals Canberra 1992, 1995

In the Canberra Ceili Band

National Folk Festival Canberra 2002, 2003, 2005

Fleadh Ceol na Jindabine 2004

As Jesse & Friends

Merry Muse Folk Club 2004

Fleadh Ceol na Jindabyne 2004

National Celtic Festival Port Arlington June 2005