2 July 2007

Bay of Islands Jazz & Blues Festival, Northland, NZ - 2007

AUGUST 10, 11 &12

Every year jazz and blues musicians gather from all over New Zealand and overseas for the annual Bay of Islands Jazz and Blues Festival. The many venues in Paihia, Waitangi and Haruru Falls host over 150 hours of quality jazz and blues during the three-day event.

There are more than 50 acts featured.

Street performances, in Kawakawa - Jazz on the Steam Train, Paihia and Russell each morning add to the atmosphere of the festival. Street performances in the towns of Kawakawa, Paihia and Russell each morning add to the flavour of the festival.

Admission into the venues will be by badge only unless stated, they can be purchased at all Venues, B.O.I. ‘I’ Site in Paihia 0800 363 463 and Wards Music Shop in Whangarei 09 438 9063 or online www.jazz-blues.co.nz

Badges cost $40 which includes a programme, access to all venues during the weekend and shuttle buses between the venues at Paihia, Waitangi and Haruru Falls.

The 2007 programme will be available closer to the festival dates - August 10, 11 and 12.

Your chance to WIN free festival packages!
!! Badges, transport, accomodation and Dolphin cruises !!
Tune in to The Blues Room on Wednesdays from 9pm up until August for your chance to WIN.
Community Radio Hamilton
AM1206 & FM106.7
Or online www.communityradio.co.nz

For more information on the Bay of Islands Jazz & Blues Festival programme, contact: Shirley May,
phone 09 404-1063
email maysplace@actrix.co.nz

1 comment:

mickey carroll said...

Good afternoon The Blues Mag.

Below is an update regarding the work we did here in FL .


. Below are web sites with pictures of former mayor of Orlando and secratery of state and former first lady of FL Clomba Bush I have attached my picture as well .
all web sites have information regarding my company Mother J Productions .

I hope I have enticed your interest .
All the best with your creative adventures at Blues Magazine

Oh I'm asking for permission regarding the MP3 . The song represents the slashing of funds for arts and education .Featuring jazz icon Ira Sullivan and famed jazz bass player Jeff Carswell
recently published in Bass Player Magazine


Here is an update regarding how jazz can effect an entire city in a positive way Mother J Productions has received three arts and humanities awards from the first lady of the state FL All songs from the show are dealing with Cultural diversity . substance abuse , Patriatisum , Education , and the Arts . We have also been honored by ASCAP in 2007 Stepping Out

Just a few concerts of many

( We raised over $20.000 for the Katrina victims Red Cross releaf fund )

( Our last event raised over $12.000 for the Florida Watermen Primary Health Clinic for those uninsured here in Lake County )

Song For My Son a song from the jazz show entitled A House Of Love has over 17.000 hits on You Tube

Mother J Productions

Mickey on Youtube