Sophisticated Fun

Bring any event to life with Anita Mathews Pollard; glamorous and confident jazz vocal entertainer. Your guests or clients will delight in Anita’s passionate approach to great jazz standards and her warm and witty performance style.

She will equally delight your senses singing a chic swing number in French as she will move you with a sensitive Brazillian Bossa Nova. When Anita is entertaining, there is something for everyone to enjoy, with a repertoire ranging from the twenties to the nineties.

Mathews Pollard is a graduate of Sydney Conservatorium of Music’s Jazz Vocals Course and has privately been coached by some of the finest Australian and international voice teachers. Learn More

Anita also performs at weddings, private functions and corporate event, where she engages audiences with her warm voice and elegant humour.

Anita has lent her sophisticated style to venues in Sydney and internationally such as The Sofitel Hotel, Victoria Rooms, the QVB, Sydney Opera House, Museum of Contemporary Art,  JazzSushi, The Radisson Hotel, The Avillion Hotel, Bar Me, Manhattan Lounge, Mocean Bar, Rhythm Boat Cruises, Zinc Bar and Eight Mile Creek (NY).

Add some elegance to your event today with an intimate jazz trio (Anita with piano and double bass accompaniment) or with the Anita Mathews Pollard Quintet (trio plus drummer and horn player) for larger gatherings. Booking Enquiries


‘ROUND THELONIOUS is a one-woman show created by Anita Mathews Pollard, based on the relationship between a rebellious Rothschild woman and one of America’s greatest jazz composers Thelonious Monk. The show is in development – stay tuned! For more information about the piece please visit www.roundthelonious.com.

Anita Mathews Pollard as Nica de Koenigswarter in new play ‘ROUND THELONIOUS