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Symphony of Jazz

Sunday 04 April


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Sunday 04 April 2:00pm


Baycourt Addison Theatre


Presented by: Tauranga Jazz Society

For the first time at the National Jazz Festival, the Bay of Plenty Symphonia will jazz it up with Joplin, Gershwin and Ellington.

Featuring piano soloist Soomin Kim – winner of the BoPS Rising Stars concerto competition (2015) who has performed as soloist with the Auckland Philharmonia.

Justus Rozemond, the BOP Symphonia MD and Conductor since 2012 has arranged some of the works in the programme - the cross-over Ellington Suite: The River has probably not been performed in New Zealand before, while the orchestration of the Joplin Overture to Treemonisha was produced especially for this very occasion.

Hear a dazzling selection of jazz influenced orchestral music.

Justus Rozemond - Conductor
Soomin Kim - Piano

Joplin – Overture to Treemonisha
Gershwin – Rhapsody in Blue
Gershwin – Three Preludes
Duke Ellington – Suite: The River


EARLY BIRD $30.00 (offer ends February 12)

  • Jazz Society Member $30.00
  • Adult $35.00
  • Child (14 & Under) $10.00
  • Student (with ID) $30.00
  • Senior (65+) $30.00


  • Box Office: 1 hour before show start time
  • Doors Open: 30 minutes before show start time
  • Show Starts: 2pm
  • Interval: 20min
  • Finish Time: 3:45pm

Times are approx. and subject to change at any time.

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