HJS Newsletter March 2016


Important reminder:

2016 Subs are now due! 


Coming Up:

Sunday, 27th of March

Mike Field Quintet

Waikato Commerce Club 4.30-7.30.

Born and raised in Canada, jazz trumpeter and composer Mike Field is known for his bright, upbeat and energetic music. His newest album, Attic Jump (2015), reached the top of the Canadian jazz charts and was nominated for a Toronto Independent Music Award. His previous album, Rush Mode, won five Aurora Awards, two Independent Music Video Awards (IMVAs) and was nominated for two Independent Music Awards (IMAs). He performs his compositions with local musicians at jazz festivals, societies and clubs in New Zealand, Australia, Europe, North America and Antarctica.


Sat, 12th of March @ 8PM, Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts 

 Maestro meets Maestro

Michael Houstoun in concert with The Rodger Fox Big Band


 Thurs, 24th of April @ Founders Theatre Foyer

Artur Dutkiewicz + Banda de la Casa

Artur Dutkiewicz, one of Poland's greatest jazz pianists and a finalist in the Thelonious Monk Competition, performs with top Hamilton modern jazz band Banda de la Casa in the foyer of the Founders Theatre on April 7. This is a not to be missed international event! Suitable for all ages. Tickets $29.90 and $24.90 concessions, from www.ticketek.com.


Other events at the Commerce Club:

Sunday, 17th of April

River City Stompers + Christine Maydon Trio

Sunday, 29th of May

Art Gecko + support

Sunday, 26th of June

Tracy Hopewell & Fever + support