Creative Jazz Club Aotearoa

Grass roots support

Auckland, New Zealand, Africa


CJC is an artist-led initiative to support and promote the performance of original and contemporary jazz and improvised music. While aiming to nurture emerging talent, it also provides a space for experienced musicians to stretch and grow as well as supporting an audience for original high-quality musical performance.

The club is managed on a voluntary basis by by a trio of Auckland musicians: Roger Manins, Caro Manins, and Ben McNicoll; with the support of a number of music students, musicians, and enthusiasts.