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Jazz Fest 08 News

Hello Jazz Lovers ? Check out the jam packed programme with over 70 events over 5 days -? 7 ticketed concerts, 5 park events, 4 master classes and more than 50 venue and street performances. Programmes from Nelson Mail, Nelson City Council, participating venues and advertisers, On Cue (Nelson Tourism), Everyman Records, Good Vibrations Music, Radio Nelson and Bowater Toyota, libraries or go online to the website.

Concert tickets make great stocking fillers? but don?t leave it till the last minute as tickets are going fast. Early bird pricing closes Wed 5th December. Purchase tickets from Everyman Records, On Cue (Nelson Tourism), 284 Trafalgar St or

  • Julie Mason & The Jazz Divas, Thurs 3 Jan, Woollaston Estates
  • Tomato Kiss, Thurs 3 Jan, The Boathouse
  • Fiona Pears,? Fri 4 Jan, Nelson School of Music
  • Rainbow Bridge, Fri 4 Jan, The Boathouse
  • Unforgettable ? a celebration of Nat King Cole, Sat 5 Jan, Nelson School of Music
  • Whirimako Black, Sat 5 Jan, Woollaston Estates
  • The Grand Finale, Sun 6 Jan, Nelson School of Music

Woollaston Estates – Coaches
Coaches to Woollaston Estates (and return) cost just $8 for a carefree evening. Make a point of being part of the Jazzfest and letting visitors know it is happening.? YOU can help us make the Woollaston Nelson Jazzfest the best there is.