Whirimako Black - 14 Aug
Whirimako Black has built up a loyal jazz, blues and Maori fan
base with her sublime te reo Maori and English songs.
Whirimako has performed throughout Aotearoa, Europe and Australia over the past decade.
She creates a truly unique, intimate presence in her performances with a 'sublime and exceptionally expressive voice' that has been described as 'pure velvet'. Whirimako's distinctive sound, her use of traditional Maori musical forms and te reo Maori make her a unique and powerful voice for Aotearoa.