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Karrin Allyson with the Tom Warrington Trio and NZSM Big Band
(USA/NZ)

Thursday 9 June, 8pm
Opera House

Be swept away by smooth jazz chanteuse Karrin Allyson, joined by the Tom Warrington Trio and New Zealand School of Music Big Band. Read on

Price: $39-59

Jazz at St Peter’s: Kevin Field & The A List Band

Thursday 9 June, 6pm
St Peter’s on Willis

The pianist whose influences stretch from acoustic jazz to funk and even a hint of disco. Read on

Poltroon with Gerard Crewdson

Thursday 9 June, 8pm
The Pyramid Club

Two of Christchurch's top jazz musicians play an improvised set at Pyramid Club Read on

Price: $10

Mahi presents Lucien Johnson Album Release

Thursday 9 June, 8pm
Meow

A saxophonist and composer of rare excellence and mettle. Read on

Price: $15

Kind of Roux

Thursday 9 June, 6pm
Logan Brown Restuarant

Kind of Roux bring an eclectic mix of jazz from the swing, bebop and hard bop eras, with a few originals to boot. Read on

Indigo

Thursday 9 June, 8pm
Thistle Inn

One for lovers of sax and smooth jazz. Read on

Sky Canvas

Thursday 9 June, 8.30pm
Moon1

An exhilarating new breed of jazz/funk/future soul. Read on

Price: $10

Vuyiseka feat Coco Favre

Thursday 9 June, 6pm
Public Bar & Eatery

A musical snapshot of delectable jazz from Latin America and beyond. Read on

Price: $10

The Amazing Nina Simone

Thursday 9 June, 6.30pm
Light House Cuba

The story of Americaʼs most overlooked musical genius. Read on

Price: $17.50

The Jopeti Trio

Thursday 9 June, 7pm
The Green Man Pub

Joe Callwood, Peter Elliott and Tim Jaray unite for this one-off show. Read on

TTE Jazz Jam Session

Thursday 9 June, 10pm
The Third Eye

The second of five nights of late-night hangs and music. Read on

Price: Koha

20 Feet From Stardom

Thursday 9 June, 3pm
Light House Cuba

Lisa Fischer and other top backing singers step into the spotlight. Read on

Price: $17.50

Reuben Bradley Quartet feat Roger Manins

Thursday 9 June, 10pm
Hashigo Zake

The Tui Award-winning drummer presents a selection from his three acclaimed albums. Read on

King Kreabsley’s Kavalcade

Thursday 9 June, 10pm
Matterhorn

Smoky torch songs – and a horn section clad to a man in turtlenecks! Read on

Wellington Heads Double Drum Special

Thursday 9 June, 7pm
The Realm

Louis Jordan-inspired jump music joins with 50s rhythm ’n’ blues and more. Read on

Mavis!

Thursday 9 June, 4.50pm
Light House Cuba

An in-depth look at the trailblazing soul singer’s 60-year career. Read on

Price: $17.50

Hoonhunters feat Mike Isaacs

Thursday 9 June, 9pm
Havana

The spirit of Herbie Hancock’s Headhunters lives on in these funk/fusion grooves. Read on

NZSM Jazz Project: Big Band Contest

Thursday 9 June, 9am
Opera House

High school bands from around the country strut their stuff. Read on

Mahi & Braille Records present Sunburst Finish

Thursday 9 June, 6pm
Meow

Psychedelic free jazz boasting some of the best improv talents in NZ. Read on

Price: $10

Live at CQ: Tequila Sunset with Kelvin Roy

Thursday 9 June, 8pm
CQ Bar

If your feet won’t dance to this music of the Americas your heart surely will! Read on

Me-N-Bob

Thursday 9 June, 7pm
The Hideaway Bar

A vibrant and sophisticated cocktail of piano and voice. Read on

Rogue Classic Albums Live: The Blues and the Abstract Truth

Thursday 9 June, 10pm
The Rogue & Vagabond

Trumpeter Michael Costeloe and band present Oliver Nelson’s 1961 album. Read on

Price: $5

Richard Thai Quartet

Thursday 9 June, 6pm
St Johns

This tenor saxophonist is a quiet storm emerging on the NZ jazz scene. Read on

Mahi & Meow present The Jam

Thursday 9 June, 9pm
Meow

Wellington’s best jazz irregulars join forces with musicians from Meow’s Thursday sessions. Read on

Jazz on a Summer’s Day

Thursday 9 June, 1.15pm
Light House Cuba

The classic documentary about the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival. Read on

Price: $17.50

Ruth Armishaw

Thursday 9 June, 6pm
Cin Cin

Spanning the vocal-jazz repertoire with quirk and charm, the perfect complement to your pre-show meal. Read on

Jellyroll Blues and the Pussycat Dues

Thursday 9 June, 8pm
Laundry

Piano blues and honky-tonk stomp to lift the spirits and feet. Read on