“Channeling the spirited energy of hard bop with the progressive aesthetics of rock music, Spiegel carves out his own niche in the contemporary jazz scene.” Troy Collins, All About Jazz

Russ Spiegel (USA) – Russ Spiegel Trio

Groovy, swinging, and sophisticated at the same time, versatile New York city based jazz guitarist and composer Russ Spiegel hits all the right notes.

Covering a wide variety of styles from hard-swinging modern and post-modern jazz to rock, blues, funk and Latin and more, he has been garnering rave reviews for his performances all around the world.

For his NZ performances he is joined by Mark Lockett (drums) and Umar Zakaria (bass).

Hurricane Party: Let’s Dance!

Shake it up at the Hurricane Party

Jazz Sunset Cruise

Join us for a scenic jazz cruise on the historic Kewpie

Speakeasy Supper

5 course degustation with live jazz

46th National Youth Jazz Competition

Showcasing the very best emerging jazz players from secondary schools from all of New Zealand.

All Girl Big Band:

Powerhouse of Sound

Downtown Carnival

City centre comes alive with jazz, blues and funk!
Date: Sat 30 March
Baycourt Community & Arts Centre | X Space
70 min, no interval

$47 General Admission

$42 Concession & Early Bird

$40 Jazz Society Members