The Jazz Gala - "Simply Gershwin"
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|Fri 4 Jun ’10, 8:00pm||
Where: Expressions Arts & Entertainment Centre, 836 Fergusson Drive, Upper Hutt
Restrictions: All Ages
- Concession (Jazz Club/Piano Club/Friends of Expressions or Student): $45.00
- Adult : $50.00
- Booking fees may apply
Event listed by: Expressions Arts & Entertainment Centre
The Jazz Gala will present the music of the famous American composer George Gershwin.
From the USA jazz trumpet star Clay Jenkins will perform Porgy and Bess as recorded by the great Miles Davis and arranged by the legendary Gil Evans.
Add to this the vocal styling of American vocalist Bruce Brown, legendary New Zealand entertainer/vocalist Ray Woolf, and jazz/blues vocal star Erna Ferry. This is going to be one hellova concert.
In concert with Rodger Fox’s Wellington Jazz Orchestra.
Featuring some of Wellingtons best known jazz talent including Colin Hemmingsen, Alex Nyman, Vaughn Roberts, Nick Granville, Anita and Nick Van Dyke, and Nick Tipping to name a few.