Presented by The Cavell Leitch New Zealand International Jazz & Blues Festival.
A night of hip and cool is in store with the Bacharach Years – a celebration of the music of arguably the world’s greatest popular songwriter, Burt Bacharach.
Narrated by Neill Pickard, the Bacharach Years blends images, events, and music into a heady, nostalgic mix, with hits like Walk on By, What’s New Pussycat? What the World Needs Now, Alfie, The Look of Love, I Say a Little Prayer, Do you Know the way to San Jose?, This Guy’s in Love, I’ll Never Fall in Love, Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head and Close to You.
So, slip on your skivvy and slacks, and come and revel in some of the best pop music ever written - a nostalgic trip through the Bacharach Years.
Jennine Bailey (vocals); Naomi van den Broek (vocals); Juliet Reynolds-Midgley (vocals); Trish Rainey (vocals); Nick Hollamby (vocals); Tom Rainey (piano/ arranger); Bob Heinz (guitar); Richie Pickard (bass); Greg Donaldson (drums); Gwyn Reynolds (saxophone); Cameron Pearce (trumpet); Scott Taitoko (trombone).