Fri 19th Apr, 2019

Waiheke Jazz, Art & Music Festival

Waiheke Island - Hauraki Gulf, Auckland 1971
Fri 19th Apr, 2019 - Mon 22nd Apr, 2019
12:00 pm - 04:00 pm

Waiheke Jazz, Art & Music Festival 2019  (April 19 -  22)

Waiheke’s annual Easter celebration serves up a feast of JAZZ, ART & MUSIC all weekend long. The Festival takes place at various venues across Waiheke, including Rangihoua Estate, Batch Winery, Artworks Theatre and Aperitivo Wine Bar.

Confirmed Jazz acts include Nairobi trio, the Wellington City Shake-Em-On-Downers, and from Sydney, the hugely talented Kate Wadey Trio with guitar virtuoso PJ Koopman. Joining them are George Washingmachine and son Arthur on gypsy guitar.

Australian jazz royalty!

Confirmed music acts include TRINITY ROOTS, Louana Whitney, Frank Booker (DJ), Hopetoun Brown, MC TALI, Royal Jackets, the stunning 8-piece Gypsy Kings tribute band, A Tribute to Tom Waits, Gitbox Rebellion and the Phil Edwards Band

Artists John Reynolds, Fane Flaws and Richard Adams will deliver a painter’s workshop, followed by a one-off performance-art experience, painting to a live performance by Fane’s band “No Engine”. Works will be auctioned off after the show.

waiJAM is about promoting local and international jazz, art and non-genre-specific music collaborations. “The festival delivers diversity, adding real excitement to the Auckland regional events scene –

Events within the Festival:

GOOD FRIDAY GROOVE – Rangihoua Estate, Friday 19th April 12noon – 5pm

PAINTERS WORKSHOP – Owhanake Barn, Friday 19th April 10.00am – 4pm

A TRIBUTE TO TOM WAITS – Artworks Theatre, Friday 19th April 7.30pm – 10.30pm

JAZZ IN THE VILLAGE – Artworks Theatre, Sat 20th & Sun 21st April 12noon – 5pm

TRINITY ROOTS – Rangihoua Estate, Saturday 20th April, 7.00pm – 11.00pm

PERFORMANCE ART – Artworks Theatre, Saturday 20th April 6.00pm – 9.00pm

SUPPER CLUB – Aperitivo Wine Bar, Saturday 20th April 9.30pm – midnight.

GRAND FINALE – Rangihoua Estate, Sunday 21st April 6.30pm – 9.30pm

JAZZ LONG LUNCH – Batch Winery, Monday 22nd April 1.00pm – 4.00pm

Jazz concerts, Contemporary music gigs, DJ’s, abstract and figurative painting and collaborative performance art involving painters, musicians and the audience.

Fullers 360 are offering ferry and bus packages. All venues are licensed, so don't bring food, alcohol or dogs please. We're kid friendly - check out the web-site and Facebook pages for more information.

Some venues are limited to capacity so buy your tickets TODAY!

For tickets & Information - go to www.waihekejazzfestival.co.nz