“An unequivocally chilled-out and enthusiastic masterclass in Big Band virtuosity. The relaxed, understated style of their presentation is almost deceiving – these are some seriously talented musicians with a showcase of skill.” Review of “The Ages” show.

All Girl Big Band – Powerhouse of Sound

In a largely male dominated musical genre, 18 Christchurch women are changing the face of the big band jazz scene. This completely female, All Girl Big Band create a “powerhouse of sound” which will blow you away!

Hear the All Girl Big Band showcase some of their favourite tunes with vocalist Christchurch based/Tauranga raised, Naomi Ferguson. From swing to funk to pop and soul you will hear many tunes you know and love along with a few new ones.

Be prepared for an outstanding show of infectious joyful music making from these talented musicians.

Music Director/Lead Alto saxophone: Lana Law

Saxophones: Jennie Gough, Rachael Travaille, Georgina Rees-Stevenson, Helen Renaud

Trumpets: Sarah Hickman, Julia Mallett, April Holland, Katie Lucas

Trombones: Charlotte Crone, Clara Dujakovic, Judith Bell, Rebecca Harris

Piano: Nanako Sato

Guitar: Snow Townsend

Bass: Wendy Phua

Drums: Cat Wall

Vocalist: Naomi Ferguson

Russ Spiegel (USA) – Russ Spiegel Trio

Groovy, swinging, and sophisticated at the same time.

Street Party in Katikati

Visit Katikati for a family friendly party in the main street!

Akash Dutta – The Trio Sessions

A musical jazz journey from pop to the rich cultures of India, Persia, and Arabia

Tauranga Big Band

Around the Jazz World in 80 Minutes

Jazz at the Mount

Soak up the sounds at Mount Mainstreet

James Morrison (AUS)

A Night with James Morrison Quartet
Date: Thu 28 March
Baycourt Community & Arts Centre | Addison Theatre
90 minutes plus interval

$47 General Admission

$40 Concession & Early Bird

$35 Jazz Society Members

$15 Students/Children