Taranaki Jazz Club

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When he was a young pre-teen trumpet student as young as 8 years his tutor always drove him home to the strains of the one and only 'Satchmo.'

On Sunday, June 2nd that young student himself now a tutor at The NZ School of music in Wellington pays tribute to these major influences in his music career in -



"Mike Taylor plays Louis"

A homage to Warren Orr



Not only was the late Warren, aided 24 years ago by our life member Bob Campbell, founder and first 
president of Taranaki Jazz Club he was a very fine, well known trumpet player. He saw the promise in a young Michael Taylor, entered him into The Malvina Major music contest which Michael won.

Since then Michael went on to study and gain his Masters in Jazz in New York. Now back in Wellington he and 
his trio will feature this show not only in his home town but in The upcoming wellington Jazz Festival.

BASIN STREET BLUES, ST JAMES INFIRMARY, LA VIE EN ROSE, CORNET CHOP SUEY, SUNNY SIDE OF THE STREET, STRUTTIN WITH SOME BBQ AND MANY MORE FAVOURITES WILL FEATURE

PLAYED BY MIKE-TRUMPET, AYRTON FOOTE - PIANO, DAN YEABSLEY - BASS, AND JOHN RAE ON DRUMS

Bring your friends & family and show support for another amazing local talent



4.30pm, Sunday, June 2nd

(Doors open 4pm)



THE MAYFAIR


Devon St West. New Plymouth


General $30. Jazz Club members $15. Students $4


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


As our year is half through, until September, subs for new members to join are $12.50 pp



WHAT'S ON


This Thursday from 6.30 pm as always 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.


Wellington Jazz Festival June 5th to 9th throughout Wellington









2019Taranaki Jazz Club events

(From 4.30 - Doors open at 4.00pm)


February 10th: 'The Little bBlast Orchestra from Wellington

March 3rdt: 'Ritz' Big Band - Taranaki

April 7th: 'High Society Show Band' - Wellington

May 5th: Lauren Nottingham - Wellington

June 2nd: Michael Taylor "Plays Louis" - Wellington

July 1st: 'Blue Skies Project' & Mike Gordon Trio - Taranaki

August 4th: 'Out to Brunch' Taranaki's Gentlemen of Jazz

September 1st : 'Secondary School Jazz Bands.' AGM prior

October 6th: 'TheRetro Pack - Wellington

November 3rd: 'The Great Taranaki Steam Band' -

December 1st: 'RiverCity Jazz Men' - Christchurch


PLEASE NOTE!

 Start times are now from 4.30pm with doors opening strictly at 4.00pm.