Event Guide

Powered by:

In Concert the Merv Thomas Quartet

Sorry this event has been and gone


  • Sun 28 May ’17, 4:30pm – 7:30pm


Waikato Commerce Club, 197 Collingwood St, Hamilton


All Ages Licensed

Ticket Information:

  • HJS Members: $15.00
  • General Admission: $20.00
  • Student ID: $15.00
  • Children under 16: $0.00


Official Website

Merv Thomas (trombone and vocals) a prominent bandleader in Auckland for many years, presents his quartet with John Wilcox (piano), Bruce King (drums), and Glyn Frewin (bass).

Merv has featured in the Merv Thomas Dixielanders at the Crystal Palace in the 1950s and 60s, a sextet on Auckland's waterfront in the 1970s and the Queen City Big Band.

John Wilcox a talented professional pianist has been contributing to Auckland jazz groups since the 1960s, He was the founder of the Bridge City Jazz Band and is renowned for his keyboard skills. Glyn Frewin and John have played together for many years, and Glyn, a composer and songwriter, is now part of the Bridge City Jazzmen, and the Merv Thomas Quartet.

Bruce King has been a leading drummer in Auckland for over 50 years. Highlights of his career include performing with the Swingsters, touring with the Stereotones, backing Vince Callaher, touring with the Howard Morrison's "Showtime Spectacular", the Auckland Neophonic Orchestra and performing with Al Hunter and on the "Highway of Legends" tour. We are looking forward to a relaxed afternoon of top quality jazz.

Coming up:
- Sunday, June 25th - The Good Vibes + Mark Taipari
- Sunday, July 30th - The Good Oil Band with vocalist Katrina King

Related Events

How to get your Event listed

To have your Event appear on NZHerald Events, go to www.eventfinda.co.nz who supply the event listings for this site.

Click here to add your Event now!
Powered by:

© Copyright 2019, NZME. Publishing Limited