Continuing our 25th year milestone, in August we are featuring many of Warren Orr's jazz mates and contemporaries. Taranaki's "Gentlemen of Jazz" include some of our top jazz tutors who are responsible for the considerable success of their students such as Mike Taylor and Daniel Hayles who played here last month to a capacity audience. Make sure you don't miss the remarkable talent that is "Out to Brunch." 
The members of this great band are:

Ross Halliday, Stewart Maunder, Chris Gimblett, Robin Wells, Tobias Wright and Fraser Bremner

Doors open at 3.45pm for a 4.30pm start. Cheque/cash door sales $30 general, $20 NP Club members $15 Jazz club members, $5 students.

Bistro meals available

Sunday, August 2nd



Doors open at 3.45 pm for a 4 30pm start.

Door sales (No Eftpos) - General $30. Local & visiting jazz club members $15.

NP Club members $20. Students $5

New members welcome - Subscriptions: $25 Single. $50 Double


EVERY THURSDAY from 6.30 pm The Mike Gordon Jazz Colective plays at The Fitz (formerly The Fitzroy Tavern). Join them for an evening of top music, a pub meal and great company. 6.30pm to 8.30pm for the band, but stay as late as you wish.

2020 Taranaki Jazz Club events

(From 4.30 - Doors open at The NP Club, Gill St, 3.45pm)

February 9th: 'Ol King Cole' presented by The Louis Thompson Munn Trio - Wellington

March 1st: 'Ritz' Big Band - 18 eminent musicians and vocalists - Taranaki

April 5th: Ray Woolf & Mike Walker the incomparable vocalist and keyboard artist - Auckland

May 2nd: The Sharp 4s- blues quartet -Wellington

June 7th: Viva Jazz Quartet - our favourite jazz instrumentalists - Auckland

July 5th: Mike Taylor Trio - featuring our founder Warren Orr's star pupil and trumpeter supreme - Wellington

August 2nd: 'Out to Brunch' Taranaki's Gentlemen of Jazz celebrating our 25th Anniversary month

September 6th : 'Showcasing our Secondary School Jazz Bands.  AGM 2.45pm prior

October 4th: Lauren Nottingham Trio - Our delightful Taranaki born vocalist returns - Wellington

November 1st: 'The Great Taranaki Steam Band' Taranaki's biggest big band directed by Christopher Luke - Taranaki

December 6th: 'The Mike Gordon Trio & Friends' - Taranaki's man with the velvet voice with David Lilley, Tobias Wright & Sarah Foreman


Start times are now from 4.30pm with doors opening strictly at 3.45pm.