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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Merv Thomas Birthday Bash with Bridge City Jazzmen, North Harbour Big Band

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

16 July is a special occasion for the band, as we celebrate Merv Thomas' 88th birthday. Merv has arranged the whole evening, last time he did this it was an epic night

The accompanying photograph is from early 1980

The Bridge City Jazz Men

John Wilcox, Neville Grenfell, Warwick Simpson,

Pete McGregor, Bruce King, Merv Thomas

 

Mike Walker Trio

Pete McGregor, Bruce King.

 

Special Guests:

Michael Howell,  guitar

Roger Manins,  saxophone

 

Four guest vocalists:

Anna Rugis

Renee Brennan

Mike Murane

Bryan Harris

 

First Appearance at the Jazz and Blues Club:

North Harbour Big Band

Door Charge:
Members and Students with ID $5.00
Non Members $15.00

Earlier Event: July 9
GJAZZ Attacks
Later Event: July 23
The Committee