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Jan Preston Piano Boogie Duo

A JAN PRESTON concert will take you on a journey. From her first explosive virtuoso boogie piano instrumental, through heart-felt blues and ballads, with a smattering of her original film music, Jan is unique and magnetic.

A long time beloved Kiwi performer, Jan is known for her energy, sparkling charm and wit.
Her 2024 shows include new material added to audience favourites such as the Bumbleboogie and Trout Blues, currently used as the theme music to BBC London’s evening Radio program.
She will be joined by special guest Mike Pullman on percussion, producing a duo of dynamic boogie and blues grooves.

For this Levin show physical tickets are available at the Firebird for $25 cash from Toni and her team ph 021 363 033 ..Online sales with Eventfinda $25 + fees ...Ltd door sales on the night unless stated $30 Show starts at 7.30 pm with meals from 5.30 pm bookings advised

Originally from Greymouth, Sydney-based Kiwi expat JAN PRESTON and her partner percussionist / drummer Mike Pullman will rattle the cobwebs with their infectious brand of virtuoso piano boogie woogie .

From a background in classical music with a long-term interest in composition and song writing, Jan’s early career began in NZ with the 1980 Hit Band Coup D’Etat. Winner of 5 music awards, she also composes music for film and TV, is known for her energetic performances, sultry blues voice and candid humour.

Home Play It Again Jan album Jan Preston Trio ( Boogie Circus ) tvnz seven sharp March 2019

One woman, a piano and a whole lot of talent.
3 Weeks Edinburgh

From boogie woogie to ragtime the air pulsates with the magical rhythms she produces….a forceful presence and a huge performance energy.
ChCh Star NZ

One of the best pianists of our time, Preston masters the piano like a maestro juggling the keys. Her voice is suave and sensual, with finesse and sensibility.
Crossroads France

Australia’s finest female blues talent.
Drum Media Sydney

This New Zealander is a discovery for friends of excellent boogie based music.
Blues News Germany

Jan Preston is a crusader of the keys…she carries the torch for the piano culture.
Melbourne Age

She sings with a delivery which speaks of empowerment and hope….she’s got the blues in her heart, mardi gras in her fingers, and a Trans-Tasman attitude in her songs.
Rhythms Magazine Australia

At the piano she is queen.
ChCh Press NZ

Technically strong, full of character, dripping with life.
American Blues Review

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March 01 2024 19:30 - March 01 2024 22:00
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XXmin to Palmerston North CBD
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General Admission : $27.00
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Category: Blues




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