Rodger Fox Jazz Ensemble with Erna Ferry
The Kāpiti Coast is home to many people who love the sound of jazz, and most of them will be fans of New Zealand’s premier jazzman, Rodger Fox. Mulled Wine Concerts in Paekākāriki are kicking off their 2021 season with a hot summer’s Saturday night of jazz- featuring Rodger with his Jazz Ensemble and special guest singer, Erna Ferry. A good time will be had by all!
Rodger Fox is New Zealand’s foremost jazz trombonist, big band leader, jazz educator, arranger and producer. He has performed in concert with some of the biggest names in the business, from the jazz and entertainment world and has promoted live concerts in the Global Festival arena, Montreux Jazz Festival, Monterey Jazz Festival, Manly Jazz Festival, Wichita Jazz Festival. He has played concerts in London, Singapore, Australia, Poland and the USA. In 2003 he was made an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit (ONZM) for services to music and in 2005 Massey University awarded him an Honorary Doctorate of Music. Astonishingly, over the past four decades, the his various ensembles have released over three dozen full-length albums.
Paekākāriki St Peter Hall
Beach Rd, Paekākāriki
Tickets Pre-sales (until Friday 28 January) Adults $25, Students $15. Door sales $30.
Online sales: [email protected] Info: 021 101 9609.
Available from Magpie at Paremata, 99 Mana Esplanade; D’Arcys Paekākāriki Fruit Supply, 11 Beach Rd Paekākāriki; Milk and Ginger, 18 Margaret St Raumati Beach; Moby Dicken’s Bookshop, Paraparaumu Beach; La Chic Hair Design, Kāpiti Lights, JENOA Shop. 2 Mahara Place.