The Patea Māori Club
The legendary Patea Māori Club are a 20-strong performance group. They’ll be a highlight on Friday 5th January 2024, opening night, at the Wairarapa Music in the Country festival.
Founded in 1967, and are still going strong! They truly bring something special to this years festival line up! You do not want to miss these icons of New Zealand music.
Best known for their song Poi E, it was selected for a Classic Record Award in 2021 by Independent Music New Zealand.The single featured lyrics from Ngoi Pewhairangi (BSM) and music composed by Dalvanius Prime. It spent four weeks at number one and 22 weeks in the charts – which was unprecedented for a waita sung entirely in Te Reo Māori.
We’re thrilled to have them join us on Friday 5th January 2024, opening night at the Wairarapa Music in the Country festival. Book your tickets today!