Presented by The Cavell Leitch New Zealand International Jazz & Blues Festival.
Anna Coddington is known for her enchanting live performances and a voice which “flows perfectly from soft to grunty,” and for her songwriting prowess which has seen her in the Silver Scroll Top 20 list four times since 2010. She is a regular in the Fly My Pretties collaboration has performed in Aotearoa’s top music and arts festivals and has sung her way around the country on numerous tours.
Oval Office is a Christchurch based seven-piece funk and soul band with a reputation for delivering hard hitting grooves, explosive horn lines, and high energy shows.
Richie Pickard (bass); Lissel Stewart (vocals); Andy Genge (guitar); Gwyn Reynolds (saxophone); Scott Taitoko (trombone); Darren Pickering (keyboards); Luke Smilie (drums).
Anna Coddington and Oval Office equals a fantastic night of fun and funk!