Opera House Headliner


Baker has often been referred to as a modern soul prodigy and it’s easy to see why - Ambient Light

Louis Baker is undoubtedly one of the most soulful voices to emerge from Aotearoa’s musical landscape.

A musician who has toured the world playing at key international festivals, Louis has made a name for himself overseas as well as in New Zealand, with Rolling Stone magazine describing his 2021 EP Love Levitates as “luxurious funk-soul”.

Crafting his work from a place of deep artistic integrity, Louis is well known for his unique vocal stylings, influenced by classic soul and R&B.

Be the first to hear his new work Duality and The Elements proudly commissioned by the Wellington Jazz Festival for this one-night-only headline show.

Drawing on his musical journeys, this uplifting performance acknowledges whakapapa, love, and life's observations.

Festival audiences are in for a special night, live at The Opera House with Louis Baker.

Nau mai toro mai, kia rongo tuatahi tātou ki ngā kohinga waiata hou a Louis Baker, ko Duality and The Elements te ingoa, he mea tautoko e Te Taurima Tautito o Pōneke hei whakaaturanga whakangahau mō te pō kotahi.

Ko ngā waiata nei he mea whakapiki i te wairua, he mea whakakōrero i te whakapapa, otirā he mea aroha, he mea i toko ake i āna whēako maha.

Kāore e kore, ko Louis Baker te kaiwaiata wairua o ngā kaiwaiata wairua katoa o Aotearoa, toro mai ki te mātakitaki, ki te whakarongo ki a Louis Baker ka tū ki te Opera House.


A-Reserve $59
A-Reserve Early Bird $54
B-Reserve $39
Book early and save! An Early Bird price is available, giving you a discount on the top reserve ticket price/s until Monday 29 August.

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