Taranaki Jazz Club
Our annual Secondary Schools' fundraiser!
SECONDARY SCHOOLS SHOWCASE
Sunday, September 5th sees one of the highlights of the year with our fundraising show for Taranaki secondary schools' music departments. We have record entries this year with Francis Douglas Memorial College, Waitara High School. Spotswood College, Hawera High School. Sacred Heart College,
NPBHS and NPGHS all featuring their young jazz musicians.
The talent displayed by these young people is tribute to the calibre
of tutoring in Taranaki.
Above at practice are Francis Douglas students Andre Cronin- Nwofor (saxophone), Joel Leauga (Double Bass), Sreeram Murugaiyen (drums), Clarence Chan (piano)
Doors open at The New Plymouth Club at 3.345pm for a 4.30pm start.
CASH DOOR SALES ONLY. Families $30, adults $15
JAZZ CLUB AGM 2.45PM
Immediately prior to Schools' Day.
Bring your friends and family as you can't afford to miss this amazing display of young local, musical talent.
PLEASE NOTE: For reservations for 4 or more or if you have special needsemail Gaye: [email protected] or phone 06 758 0120 by 10am on the day
An extensive bistro meal is available at
THE NEW PLYMOUTH CLUB
GILL STREET. NP
New members welcome - Subscriptions: $25 Single. $50 Double
EVERY THURSDAY from 6.30 pm The Mike Gordon Jazz Collective 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.
2021 Taranaki Jazz Club events
(From 4.30 - Doors open at The NP Club, Gill St, 3.45pm)
February 14th: The Lauren Nottingham Quartet
March 7th: The Viva Jazz Quartet - Auckland
April 4th: Evan Silva & The Silva Service - Waikato/Auckland
May 2nd: The Ritz Big Band - Taranaki
June 6th: Neon Quaver Quartet - Auckland
July 4th: Ben Wilcock & The Jelly Rolls (Harlem Stride) - Wellington
August 1st: Retro Pack "Jazz on Broadway Show' - Wellington
September 5th : Our Secondary School Fundraiser for Taranaki's young jazz talents AGM 2.45pm prior
October 3rd: The Sharp 4s - Blues Band - Wellington
November 7th: 'The Great Taranaki Steam Band' Taranaki's biggest big band directed by Christopher Luke - Taranaki
December 5th: 'The River City Jazzmen' Dixieland at it's absolute best - Christchurch
Start times are from 4.30pm with doors opening strictly at 3.45pm after sound check is completed.