An unmissable night of iconic kiwi pop songs reinvented as world-class jazz!
Alchemy features four of New Zealand’s favourite singers - Ria Hall, Anna Coddington, Julia Deans and Bella Kalolo, performing 19 iconic Kiwi pop songs reinvented as world-class jazz.
Produced by Mark Casey, the show includes bold new arrangements of songs made famous by Split Enz, Lorde, Herbs, Dave Dobbyn, Shona Laing, The Crocodiles, Crowded House, The Swingers, Hello Sailor, Prince Tui Teka, and Dragon.
Alchemy is an unforgettable live jazz experience, matching the songs you grew up loving with the singers you love today, backed by seven of NZ’s best jazz musicians: Dixon Nacey (guitar), Roger Manins (saxophone), Mike Booth (trumpet), Grant Winterburn (keyboards), Jake Krishnamurti (trombone), Cameron McArthur (bass) and Ron Samsom (drums).
Songs include Counting The Beat, I Hope I Never, Blue Smoke, Slice Of Heaven, Don’t Dream It’s Over, Nature, Gutter Black, Royals, Sensitive To A Smile, Maxine, April Sun In Cuba, Tears and Glad I’m Not A Kennedy.