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Programme 7 in a series of 13

This week Jazz Footprints talks to Head of the Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology’s (CPIT) School of Performing Arts -Tom Rainey, and the Programme Leader for the Bachelor of Musical Arts - Cameron Pearce.
Tom Rainey is well known for his jazz piano and bass skills, and arranging for the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra.  Cameron is also a skilled arranger and jazz trumpet player.  They chat about the Jazz School’s name, other courses it now offers and how it’s come through the quakes, plus we listen to three unreleased tracks.

Music Details:

Sumo Jazz: 7.15, Time To Get Up
Composer: Reynolds
From the album: Throwing Salt

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra with Jeanine Bailey: Moonlight in Vermont
Composer: Blackburn / Suessdorf
From the album: (unreleased)

Cameron Pearce and David Berkman: Blues In The Closet
Composer: Pettiford
From the album: (unreleased)

Cameron Pearce, Tom Rainey, Richie Pickard, Daniel Kennedy: Autumn Leaves
Composer: Kosma, Mercer, Prevert
From the album: (unreleased)

Chico O’Farrill: Afro-Cuban Jazz Suite
Composer: O’Farrill
From the album: Calle 54


Tom Rainey
Cameron Pearce
JazzQuest information
Information on Bachelor of Musical Arts at CPIT
What's going on at CPIT