Flora Carbo is a Melbourne based saxophonist. She began playing at the age of 12 and since then has studied with musicians from Australia and around the world; notably Julien Wilson, Melissa Aldana and Jeff Clayton. Flora has performed extensively in Melbourne and around Australia, at venues such as Bennetts Lane Jazz Club, Uptown Jazz Café, and at festivals including the Wangaratta Festival of Jazz. She has worked with world renowned artists including pianists Barney McAll and Andrea Keller, as well as co-leading the group, Carbo Carter Gunnoo (with Theo Carbo , Maddison Carter and Isaac Gunnoo - soon to release their debut album!) and the Flora Carbo Trio, among other projects. In May 2017 she won the prestigious James Morrison Scholarship at the Generations in Jazz Festival, in 2016 she was selected as one of the 10 finalists in the National Jazz Awards at the Wangaratta Festival of Jazz and in 2018 was one of the 16 musicians nominated for the Freedman Jazz Fellowship.
In 2018, Flora travelled to Colombia, Canada, Germany, Austria and the Netherlands with the 'Company 2' circus show 'Scotch and Soda'.