A jazz funk-fusion set at The Grand
Kahutara Municipal Brass Band is a jazz funk collective, featuring the very best of local, professional talent. Originating in the Wairarapa, the band now heads over the hill to perform at several festival events.
Since making their debut at the 2017 Martinborough Jazz Festival, the band has completed a residency at Micro Winebar and featured at events such as the Clareville & Masterton A & P Shows. Regular guests include former Rodger Fox Big Band lead alto Alex Nyman, The Troubles bassist Pat Bleakley, and Battleska Galactica front man Saali Marks.
The band takes on The Grand with a funk-fusion set, featuring original music and tunes from jazz greats like Herbie Hancock, Roy Hargrove and Chick Corea.
Featuring: Frank Talbot (alto sax), George Maclaurin (keys), Seth Boy (bass), and Callum Riach (drums).
Kahutara Municipal Brass Band on Facebook.