Jazz in Martinborough
Event type: Music Events29 Aug - 1 Sep 2019 from 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
The ninth spring festival of Jazz in Martinborough will see its main acts return to the newly refurbished Martinborough Town Hall on 29 August 2019.
Start the festival with NZSM Big Band, featuring the country’s best up and coming jazz talent drawn from the cream of jazz majors from the New Zealand School of Music.
The band comes under the musical direction of Dr Rodger Fox, New Zealand’s foremost jazz trombonist and big band leader. The NZSM Big Band performs a cross-section of material made famous by bands and artists such as Woody Herman, Bob Mintzer, Buddy Rich, Bill Holman, Count Basie, and Maynard Ferguson.