The 2020 finalists for the Recorded Music NZ Te Kaipuoro
Tautito Toa | Best Jazz Artist and APRA Best Jazz
Composition were announced today, showcasing a hugely
talented and diverse pool of Aotearoa musicians.
creativity of New Zealand’s jazz scene is exemplified by
this year’s finalists for the Best Jazz Artist, with
ALCHEMY, Dixon Nacey and
Michal Martyniuk up for the Tui this
It was another impressive year for composers as
well with three top finalists for the Best Jazz Composition.
Callum Allardice is in the running for
‘Phobos and Deimos’, Jake Baxendale for
‘Tui’, and Myele Manzanza for
The winners will be announced live on
Radio New Zealand’s Music 101 on Saturday 6