Wellington Jazz Festival 2017: Black String & The Jac

This powerful night of in-the-moment magic called 'Seoul Jazz' melds Black String’s electrifying and explosive play on Korean musical traditions with the cinematic sound of these award-winning New Zealand talents.

Black String

Black String Photo: Supplied


Black String Quartet: Yoon Jeung Heo (geomungo/Korean zither), Aram Lee (daegeum/bamboo flute), Jean Oh (electric guitar) and Min Wang Hwang (janggu/Korean drum);

The Jac: Lex French (trumpet), Jake Baxendale (alto saxophone), Chris Buckland (tenor saxophone), Matthew Allison (trombone), Callum Allardice (guitar), Nick Tipping (bass), Daniel Millward (piano) and Shaun Anderson (drums)

Recorded at the Opera House, Wellington by RNZ Concert


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