Taranaki Jazz Club
Celebrate our 25th Anniversary
with the fabulous
MIKE TAYLOR BAND!
July 2020 is Taranaki Jazz Club's 25th anniversary and we have the most fitting show possible -
The Mike Taylor Band playing the music of Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstong and other jazz legends.! Mike was our co-founder and renowned trumpet player, the late Warren Orr's 'star pupil.' Mike won a national Malvina Major award at 14 and went on to study and gain his music degree in Manhattan New York. Joining him in his 5 piece group is guest vocalist Ella Dunbar-Wilcox, bassist Alistair Isdale, drummer Hikurangi Schaverien-Kaa and ex NPBHS pianist Daniel Hayles.
Sunday, July 5th, be at
THE NEW PLYMOUTH CLUB
GILL STREET. NP
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 Trio 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.