Featuring Matthew Sheens (NYC/ADL) and Johnny Lawrence
Myele Manzanza presents two special intimate concerts at Meow for the Wellington Jazz Festival featuring New York based piano phenom Matthew Sheens, NZ bass stalwart Johnny Lawrence and special guests.
In his first headline appearance at the Wellington Jazz Festival, Myele Manzanza presents two special concerts at Meow. Expressing two different sides of this unique Tui award nominated drummer, composer & producer over two nights, Myele will be performing alongside New York based piano phenom Matthew Sheens and NZ bass stalwart Johnny Lawrence and special guests. Thursday the 7th of June will be an intimate trio concert, featuring a series of new works and arrangements by Manzanza that showcase the talents, dynamics and creativity of this trio Friday the 8th of June will be all about bringing the ruckus. With an expanded band of special guests, expect things to be loose, raw, funky and unapologetically loud.