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Chris Cain with The Rodger Fox Big Band

Friday, 26 September 2014 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

American Bluesman CHRIS CAIN joins The Rodger Fox Big Band in September for a series of concerts in New Zealand, before going into the studio to record a CD of the material performed on the tour.

CHRIS CAIN hails from the USA and brings to the stage, a power packed performance of blues guitar and down home vocals.   Add the full power of Rodger Fox’s 18 piece Big Band, this is going to be one helluva concert and CD.

The Rodger Fox Big Band needs no introduction as being New Zealand’s  premier jazz orchestra and is known for performing  with a wide-range of artists  and musical styles from Charlie Musselwhite –  Midge Marden – Hammond Gamble – Randy Crawford – Michael Brecker – Freda Payne  – Mike Stern – Joey De Francesco – Steve Smith – Dave Weckl – Gregg Bissonette – Kurt Elling – Patti Austin – Eric Marienthal – Bob Sheppard just the best band in the land.

And ERNA FERRY – vocalist / blue harp player – Toured with the World Blues Revue – Robben Ford  and Long John Baldry plus performed at the Monterey Jazz Festival. Blending these high powered performers can only deliver a power packed show of big band blues / down home blues / electric blues – THE BLUES. Tour schedule:

September 24 – PALMERSTON NORTH – Globe Theatre 8.00pm Book tickets  www.globetheatre.co.nz or the The Globe Theatre booking office 06-351-4409  open Monday to Friday 10a.m. to 2p.m

September 25 – MASTERTON – King Street Live 8.00pm Book tickets @  www.eventfinder.co.nz

September 26 – WELLINGTON – The Grand Hotel  8.00pm Book tickets @  www.eventfinder.co.nz

Wellington Guitar Clinic – at 6pm Monday September 29. Limited spaces, $20 from MusicWorks Wellington 389 7012 or wellington@musicworks.co.nz

Details

Date:
Friday, 26 September 2014
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Venue

The Grand Hotel
69 Courtenay Pl, Te Aro
Wellington , 6011 New Zealand
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Organizer

Rodger Fox
Phone:
0211433526
Website:
www.rodgerfoxbigband.com