The Chris Mason-Battley Group is one of New Zealand’s leading contemporary jazz groups, having released three albums, performed at many of the country’s top jazz and arts festivals and achieved international success as one of the top 25 downloaded artists on the pioneer music website

Led by Chris Mason-Battley on Saxophone, members of the group also perform at a wide range of events including:

      • weddings
      • private functions
      • corporate events

Combining the classic acoustic sound of jazz with contemporary music technology, the band provide top quality entertainment from solo saxophone performance to a full 6 piece band (including vocals).

The Core Band

Chris Mason-Battley


Graeme Webb         

Acoustic & Electric Guitars

David Lines             

Piano, Keyboards

Sam Giles


Steve Garden

Drums, Percussion