Be prepared to be blown away by this amazing group of top jazz musicians!

Renowned multi-instrumentalist Baron Oscar Laven (circle) has excelled himself by bringing Dan Yeablsey double bass, Ben Wilcock (of The Jelly Rolls fame) and that drummer extraordinaire John Rae to Taranaki Jazz Club

Doors open 3.45pm for a 4.30pm start 

Sunday, July 3rd at
The New Plymouth Club, Gill Street

 General $30, NP Club members $20, any Jazz club member $15, Students $5

RESERVATIONS: For 4 or more much appreciated

email Gaye:  [email protected] or phone 06 758 0120 by 10am on the day

An extensive bistro meal is available at



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


EVERY THURSDAY from 6.30 pm The Taranaki 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.

Wednesday, June 21st at Whitely Church 12.10pm Jeannette Harding performs a mix of jazz, blues and standards.

2022 Taranaki Jazz Club events

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

February 13th: Ray Woolf & Mike Walker - CANCELLED

March 6th: The Viva Jazz Quartet - Auckland -CANCELLED

April 3rd: Nicole & The High Society Swingers - Wellington

May 1st: The River City Jazz Men - Christchurch

June 5th: The Retro Pack - Wellington

July 3rd:The Ambassadors of Swing- Wellington & Rotorua

August 7th: VOSP with Geoff Culverwell - Wellington

September 4th : Our Secondary School Fundraiser for Taranaki's young jazz talents  AGM 2.45pm prior

October 2nd: Big Ticket, fabulous, high energy young band - Auckland

November 7th: 'The Great Taranaki Steam Band' Taranaki's biggest big band directed by Christopher Luke - Taranaki

December 4th: The Sue Brown & Wil Sargisson Trio - Auckland


Start times are from 4.30pm with doors opening strictly at 3.45pm after sound check is completed.