Monthly Archives: June 2015

Upcoming lectures

I will be lecturing on jazz for the University of Auckland’s Centre for Continuing Education for the next couple of months. First up is Winter Week where I’ll be giving my Dave Brubeck NZ Tours lecture on July 7: Then I will be teaching an Introduction to Jazz course from July 23 to August 27: […]

Doug Lawrence at UoA and CJC

At the end of May the Basie Band toured New Zealand, giving us some phenomenal concerts (you can read reviews here and here– lucky people who got comps- I’m definitely jealous!). Their lead tenor Doug Lawrence stayed on in Auckland for a week giving a concert at the University of Auckland on Queens Birthday Monday […]