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Raising the Bar

Nicc Johnson: The right music at the right time

61 York St
Sydney NSW 2000
Stitch Bar

Wednesday 28 April from 7:30pm to 8:30pm

At the age of 9, Nicc became the rhythm guitar lead for a high school Rhythm and Blues band. At 16 he became a professional DJ in Ibiza where he would become the resident of Pacha, the most famous club in the world.

In this talk, his personal story will be intertwined with a passionate outlook on how new technologies like Artificial Intelligence can make our connection to music more human again.

What defines our personal music taste and how can someone living with Dementia benefit from music as a part of their daily diet? Nicc will talk about the importance of the right music at the right time and how it can literally change your life.


Nicc Johnson is a Musicologist and Technologist who has spent the last 20 years learning about music and its effects on our body and mind, and what defines our music taste. He is the founder of Music Health and, two technology-enabled music platforms that aim to transform how we consume and experience music.

Also speaking at this location at 6:00pm is Elisa Choy.

About Stitch Bar

Hidden behind a faux seamstress and down a grand staircase is Stitch Bar, regularly named one of the best bars in Sydney.

Stitch Bar is the perfect drinking den to enjoy a rare whiskey while trying a burger or hot dog. The cocktail bar with American diner style food will leave you salivating for more, while the drinks will keep your whistle whet.

Covid-safe information

Stitch Bar is a Covid-safe venue.

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