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The Session returns for 2013 ft. Jonathan Crayford

  • Music: Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz
  • Bands: Jonathan Crayford - Keys, Scott Maynard - Bass, Myele Manzanza - Drums.
  • Tickets: Free Entry!

Jonathan Crayford - Keys, Scott Maynard - Bass, Myele Manzanza - Drums.

After a summer holiday hiatus, Myele Manzanza and Matterhorn are happy to announce the return of Wellington's finest jam session for 2013, and are proud to have the maestro Jonathan Crayford join the house band on piano. This is a night not to be missed!

Jonathan Crayford - Keys
Scott Maynard - Double Bass
Myele Manzanza - Drums

House band 1st set from 10pm. Jam session opens up till late.

Jonathan Crayford was born in 1964 in New Zealand and began playing piano at the age of 3. At 18 he was composing music for feature films several of which received industry awards. His work today spans many different genres and disciplines.

As a multi-instrumentalist he has worked and recorded with artists in New Zealand, Australia, New York, Europe, Brazil and Cuba. He has lived in Paris working on a film/music project about mathematician √Čvariste Galois.

Of his other work, 'paintings of numbers' were exhibited at Suite Gallery in NZ 2009, his short film 'The Girl from Sweden and a Maori from Dunedin' won an award. His photographs on the subject of Galois are currently exhibited at le Mairie de Bourg-la-Reine in Paris.

Other recent work includes working with David Murray editing, arranging and appearing for Questlove's Afropicks featuring Questlove, Tony Allen, Macy Gray, Amp Fiddler Mamani Keita, Anti Balas.