Jazz Festival: Jazz in the 21st Century

Celebrate the Jazz Festival with a performance from The Committee, featuring Mat Fieldes returning after two decades in New York.

  • When | Āhea Thu 6 Jun 2019, 12.00pm–1.00pm
  • Where | Ki hea
    Te Marae, Level 4
  • Cost | Te utu Free event

Original compositions by Roger Manins (sax), Dixon Nacey (guitar), Mat Fieldes (bass), and Ron Samson (drums).

This Auckland-based collective is made up of some of the most skilled and experienced musicians in New Zealand.

Mat Fieldes has spent 25 years based in New York, touring the world, playing, and recording with such legends as Ornette Coleman and Joe Zawinul.

Roger, Dixon, and Ron are Faculty at the Auckland University Jazz Dept. Together they bring their different influences and writing styles to cover more traditional Jazz to the contemporary music of today.

Black and white photographs of a band playing

Caption

The Committee, 2019. Photograph provided by Mat Fieldes

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