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NZSM  Big Band plays Mike Gibbs


Fri 3 Oct 2014, 5:30pm–6:30pm

Where: NZSM Concert Hall, Block 1, Massey University, Entrance C, Wallace Street, Wellington

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Adult: $20.00 ($19.00 + $1.00 fees)
  • Senior/Student/Concession: $10.00
  • NZSM Staff or Student: $0.00
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Renowned jazz musician Mike Gibbs is visiting from the UK and undertaking a week-long residency working with students in the NZSM Jazz Programme. In this gig he will be the guest director of the the NZSM Big Band as they play his compositions and arrangements.

Mike Gibbs is a composer, arranger and trombonist. A graduate of the Berklee College of Music, Boston, he has worked over the last five decades with many of the leading lights of the music world including Pat Metheny, John McLaughlin, John Scofield, Michael Mantler, Mike Stern, Joni Mitchell, Whitney Houston and Peter Gabriel. 

Over the years, Mike Gibbs has composed and arranged music for films, television, albums, ballet, jazz groups, symphony orchestras and is equally conversant in modern, traditional, jazz and classical styles.

The NZSM Big Band, musical director Rodger Fox, is an award-wining ensemble comprising the best performers in the Jazz programme at Te Kōkī New Zealand School of Music.

[Photo credit: Steven Haberland]

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