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Rodger Fox & NZ School of Music

Thursday, 7 May 2015 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

We are pleased to welcome Rodger Fox back to the Blues Club on Thursday 7th May at the Bristol with a massive night of four separate bands for your pleasure!

The New Zealand School of Music Big Band, directed by Rodger Fox, features some of the country’s best up-and-coming jazz talent. With increasing numbers of appearances at festivals and in concert around New Zealand, their profile is growing by the year.

  • NZSM Big Band Two
  • Guitar Ensemble –   joined by many guitar players, including current students in Dr Jane Curry’s NZSM Guitar Ensemble.
  • Latin Ensemble – encompassing rhythms and styles such as salsa, merengue, tango, and bossa nova that originated in Latin America and that has since developed in the United States and several European countries such as Spain and Portugal.
  • NZSM Big Band One
NZSM’s Big Band has performed in concert with some the world’s leading jazz artists such as Bennie Maupin, Dick Oatts, Jim Pugh, Bob Sheppard, Bill Reichenbach, Clay Jenkins and Jon Papenbrook. Their diverse repertoire includes a cross-section of material made famous by bands and artists such as Woody Herman, Bob Mintzer, Buddy Rich, and Bill Holman, Count Basie and Maynard Ferguson.

Details

Date:
Thursday, 7 May 2015
Time:
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Venue

Hotel Bristol
131-133 Cuba St, Te Aro
Wellington, 6011 New Zealand
Phone:
04-385 1147