We enjoyed listening to the fantastic Mike Field Quintet on Sunday 25th of January 2015 at the Cosmopolitan Club.
Born and raised in Canada, jazz trumpeter and composer Mike Field is known for his bright, upbeat and energetic music. His latest 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. Notable recent concerts include the Nelson Jazz Festival in New Zealand, the Grampians Jazz Festival in Australia, the Newmarket and Niagara-on-the-Lake Jazz Festivals in Canada, The Lighthouse Cafe in Los Angeles, SCAT Jazz Club in Madeira and Gregory’s Jazz Club in Rome.
What a great finish to the year, great support from our members and great Christmas swing music. Tracy started the afternoon off with Christmas tunes and swing music from the standards. Performing solo with her silky smooth charismatic voice and presence. Then the Hamilton Big Band took over, playing swing music with some very well […]