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Hei Whakaari Mataora Atu I Te Pokapū o Māoriland
Tama Waipara is an award-winning composer, singer/songwriter, musician and performer. As a singer/songwriter Tama has collaborated and performed alongside the likes of drummer Kim Thompson (Beyonce), grammy nominated American artist Emily King, NZ Jazz giant Nathan Haines and Annie Crummer. He has recorded and released several albums, the latest of which FILL UP THE SILENCE won Best Roots Album at the New Zealand Music Awards.
Koia Te Rōreka
“one of the most powerful and moving singers I’ve heard anywhere”
“Sophisticated songs and soaring vocals”
Time Out New York
“Triumph of the senses”
Blues and Soul, UK
DOORS OPEN 8PM
Nau mai, haere mai and welcome to the Māoriland Hub for a very special live performance. Come see how we use Māoriland to showcase contemporary artists from film makers through to weavers and enjoy a warm-night-in at our whare with some really special guests.
This event is part of Matariki Lighting The Beacons Festival – a month-long arts festival stretching right across Kāpiti during the month of July 2021 to celebrate Matariki.