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Music on the Field

Bayfield School's major fundraising event 1 April 2017


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11:30am                     DOORS OPEN

12:00pm                    All kids to be at school assembled by stage

12:15pm                     MC, Thane Kirby, Welcome, Whole school performance

12:25pm                     THANE KIRBY DJ

1:10pm                       Debut performance of Haere Mai, by Bayfield senior students

1:15pm                       DE SOTOS

2:00pm                      HOLLIE SMITH

2:30pm                      AROHA DJ

3:15pm                       TALI & BAND

4:00pm                       JUPITER PROJECT

4:45pm                       Raffle draw / Thank yous

5:00pm                       ENDS

Our 2017 Line up:

This Saturday Bayfield’s iconic fundraising event Music on the Field presents an array of famous local musicians and performers, fabulous food, fine wine and loads of entertainment for the kids! Don’t miss the fantastic line up of live music on offer at this years Music on the Field!

DJ Thane Kirby:


    A legendary ad-libber, Thane is a master of creative banter. Founder and programme director at George FM, Thane has hosted the drive and breakfast shows on George and is currently co-hosting the drive show at The Rock

Hollie Smith:


Hollie Smith is one of New Zealand’s most predominant & iconic musicians. Hollie has worked with numerous bands including Trinity Roots, Fat Freddy’s Drop and Detroit dance legend Recloose, performed movie soundtracks, released numerous albums and won a number of prestigious awards. Hollie Smith is a hardworking singer/songwriter and performer; she creates music with the upmost integrity & passion, not to mention her incredible live performances and powerhouse vocals.

Jupiter Project:


Gavin Correia and Marty Rich, otherwise known as Jupiter Project, aren’t new to the scene in their native New Zealand. The electronic R&B duo have had international success with their single With You (featuring Jetski Safari & Helen Corry) which achieved gold status in New Zealand as well as charting in France and Belgium. The catchy tune has been streamed over 8 million times worldwide



Making her mark in the New Zealand music industry for many years, Aroha is well known for her work in radio, television and as an accomplished DJ. Previously hosting the daytime radio show “The Grind” on NZ’s #1 dance music station George FM and winner of the reader-voted 2013 Rip It Up magazine’s “Best Of Kiwi – Best Club DJ” award

 The DeSotos:


Fuelled by a powerful blend of rock-infused country blues, The DeSotos combine rich harmonies with reverberant guitar sounds, chunky bass runs and warm flourishes of Hammond organ. New Zealand style Americana! Featuring Ron Stevens, Paul Gurney, Michael Burrows and Stuart McIntyre. The DeSotos are well-heeled travelers on the Americana highway and are a sonic delight to see live



One of the most prolific female MC/vocalists to emerge from the international electronic dance music scene – Tali has worked with some of the biggest names in Drum and Base and toured the world several times over. She has released six studio albums, numerous singles, has won three DnB awards, had a UK top 40 hit and is one of only a handful of female artists to ever grace the cover of DJ Mag International


Music on the Field is Bayfield School’s biennial fundraising concert and a special day out for the whole family, an event that has become an iconic part of Bayfield School’s special character and a highlight on the Herne Bay community calender. With live local music, entertainment and activities for the children, fabulous food and fine wine for the adults, Music on the Field is an opportunity for you to support local children at a local school.

The brain child of ex-Bayfield parent Dave Dobbyn in 1999, the event continues to be a day of celebration, inspiration and enjoyment for the whole community.

Don’t miss the 2017 lineup of talent at Bayfield’s most anticipated bi-annual event!

Saturday 1 April, midday till 5.00pm.

Door sales will be available (cash only). $72 family, $35 adult, $15 child 5- 12 years

There is NO RAIN DATE for this event, but as past events have proved, we will go ahead rain, hail or shine!!

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