Nov 7: West Coast Jazz

At Raglan Old School Arts Centre, 5 Stewart St, Raglan

Saturday 7 November – Doors open 7pm for 7.30 start | Door sales – $20

Local West Coast Jazz Band five-piece jazz combo perform with special guests, vocalist Celeste Cleason, and Haggis Maguiness on jazz harmonica.

The band specialises in playing straightahead jazz tunes and standards, from the cool styles of the late 50s, through to the present day. Their main influences include, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Charlie Parker, Thelonius Monk and the like.

Formed during 2012, with Greg Taylor on piano, Jack Porima on bass, and Bill Forrest on saxophone, the band has steadily progressed and now includes drummer Freddy Limbert and trumpet player Grant Mason.

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