43rd National Youth Jazz Competition – Tauranga
The Tauranga Jazz Society are very excited to be staging the 43rd National Youth Jazz Competition in 2021. We look forward to having you join us.
When: Wednesday 31 March to Thursday 1 April 2021
Wednesday 31 March
8:30am–5.15pm (approx.) Big Bands and Combos in Addison Theatre
6–8 pm Dine & Jam at Our Place
Thursday 1 April
8:30am–4pm (approx.) Big Bands in Addison Theatre
9am–4pm (approx.) Combos in X Space
8pm National Jazz Festival Concert (free ticket included with registration)
Where: Baycourt Community and Arts Centre, 38 Durham Street, Tauranga
2021 TEST PIECES
First recorded on Giant Steps (1960)
Big Band Section
Groovemaker by Jeff Taylor - driving, straight-ahead jazz swinger with tight ensembles and roaring shout choruses.
Big Band Competition
Competition rules: The National Youth Jazz Competition Rules may be downloaded here from website https://www.nationalyouthjazz.org.nz/competition-rules/
Registrations close: Friday 28 February 2021 at 4pm, or once limited spaces have been filled.
31 March 2021 – 01 April 2021