This unique and soulful ensemble perform a suite of original pieces from their upcoming album 'Secret Islands'. Their sound effortlessly assimilates the North American jazz tradition into a New Zealand context.

 

Wellington Jazz Festival 2017, Secret Islands Quintet at St Peter's Church, Wellington, NZ. 10 June 2017.

Wellington Jazz Festival 2017, Secret Islands Quintet at St Peter's Church, Wellington, NZ. 10 June 2017. Photo: ©Stephen A'Court Photography

Members of the group: Jim Langabeer (tenor saxophone, flute, taonga puoro), Roger Manins (alto sax), Chris O'Connor (drums, percussion), Rosie Langabeer (piano) and Paul Dyne (double bass).

Recorded at 2017 Wellington Jazz Festival by RNZ Concert.