Auckland Jazz and Blues Club

Welcome to the home of jazz in Auckland
The Club was formed around 1992 to further the interests of Jazz & Blues in Auckland.

The Club has a membership of around 250 and has regular club nights every Tuesday at The Point Chevalier RSA, Great North Rd Pt Chevalier Auckland. These club nights start at 7.30pm and are $5.00 entry for club members ($15.00 to others) Each night features a different local or out of town band for the entertainment. Sometimes an International star makes an appearance

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School Jazz Band Competition Finals

  • Point Chevalier RSA 1136 Great North Road Auckland, Auckland, 1022 New Zealand (map)

Finals of the 2018 School Jazz Band Competition

An event not to be missed

Finalists are (in alphabetical order):



Auckland Grammar Combo

Rangitoto College North Sea Combo

Rosmini Senior Combo

St Kents Jazz Combo


Big Bands: 

Auckland Grammar Big Band 

Lynfield College Big Band

Rangitoto College Big Band

St Peters College Jazz Band



The final will run from 1pm till 5pm. Combos will perform 1pm-2:20pm, there will be a short interval and then Big Bands will perform 2:40-4:20pm. Following the Big Band performances the judge will deliberate and then we will have an awards presentation.  We invite you to select and perform your best 3 songs with your total on stage time no longer than 20 minutes. Special thanks to Ron Samson and Dixon Nacey who will be adjudicating for the top awards from your performance at the final.


The Jasmine Restaurant will be open for meals and snacks

There will be a small door charge

Earlier Event: August 7
Toni Swain
Later Event: August 14
Suzanne Lynch