HJS Newsletter Jan/Feb 2016



The Hamilton Jazz Society would like to inform all members that long time life member Bev Allen passed away 0n the 29th of January. Bev gave a lot of time to the Jazz Society and was a strong supporter. We would like to extend our warm hearted wishes to Heather her sister and all her family. God bless Bev.


Important date for your calendar:

Tuesday, 15th March 2016

Hamilton Jazz Society AGM, 7PM at the Waikato Commerce Club


Good news for all dancers: the Commerce Club dance floor has been extended for your pleasure!


Coming Up:

Sunday, 28th of February

Briana Cowlishaw & Gavin Ahern (Aus)

Waikato Commerce Club 4.30-7.30.

A voice with a warm and silky timbre and melodies that weave beautiful threads, Briana Cowlishaw is a Sydney raised vocalist and composer who has traveled far and wide at a tender 26 years of age. Inspiration ranging from The Beatles, Joni Mitchell, Ellis Regina, Dianne Reeves, Rufus Wainwright and James Taylor, Briana has a unique sense of creativity and craft to her performance.


Other events at the Commerce Club:

Sunday, 27th of March

Mike Field Quartet

Sunday, 17th of April

River City Stompers + Christine Maydon Trio

Sunday, 27th of May

Art Gecko + Support

Sunday, 27th of June

Tracy Hopewell & Fever + support