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Naughty & Nice Album
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Ali was excited to launch her double CD Naughty and Nice in the first few months of 2013. The album was released on the 23rd of April 2013. The recording weekend was booked for March, with a fantastic team of musicians.

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Songs for Nobodies, July 2017

Trailer for the one-woman show Songs for Nobodies by Joanna Murray-Smith, Directed by Ross Gumbley 

  

 

Christmas Joy, December 2016

This song (O' Holy Night / Hine e Hine) is from the Christmas Joy concert in Christchurch New Zealand, 18/12/2016.  

It features Ali Harper, Matthew Pike, 12-year old Lily Barrowcliffe... and Richard Marrett on Grand Piano.

 

 

Legendary Divas, July & August 2016

Ali talks about her upcoming season at Circa Theatre (Wellington) and Southwards Theatre (Paraparaumu).

 

FairyStories: If You're There, June 2016

From the Musical FairyStories by Paul Graham Brown, June 2016.

 

A Doris Day Special, March 2016

Ali's one-woman show A Doris Day Special... the journey begins, March 2016.

 

Legendary Divas, March 2015

Snippets from the live performance of Legendary Divas at The Court Theatre, March 2015.

 

It's Magic, March 2015

Ali celebrates the 91st birthday of the incomparable Doris Day, with a song from her latest Album and Cabaret Show Legendary Divas.

  

 

Down Under Diva, NYC, October 2014

Ali returned to the internationally acclaimed Metropolitan Room in NYC with her Cabaret show 'Down Under Diva'.

She teamed up again with some of NYC's finest musicians: 

Musical Director & pianist Alex Rybeck, Sean Harkness on guitar, Jered Egan on bass and Rex Benincasa on drums, and will be directed by Lina Koutrakos. 

 

 

Mamma Mia, Dunedin, May 2014

Ali plays Donna Sheridan in this hit musical. 

  

Video of Bombshells performance, 2013 Tour

Snippets of Ali performing in this award-winning one-woman play. 

 

Cabaret showreel - from shows in 2012 and 2013

Some snippets of Ali performing in some recent cabaret shows. 

 

Barbie's Got It All, Metropolitan Room, New York, 2013

Ali reflects on the days when all a girl had is her Barbie Doll, and is accompanied by the talented Sean Harkness on guitar. With Alex Rybeck on piano, Sean Harkness on guitar, Jered Egan on bass and Rex Benincasa on drums / percussion.

Original Music & Lyrics by David Young.

 

New York, New York, Metropolitan Room, New York, 2013

Ali sings a subtle version of New York New York, and is accompanied by the talented Sean Harkness on guitar. 

 

The Shadow of your Smile, Metropolitan Room, New York, 2013

Ali sings live at the world famous Metropolitan Room, New York, on June 27th 2013. Ali sings a well known Jazz standard 'The Shadow of Your Smile', rearranged by maestro Alex Rybeck. 

With Alex Rybeck on piano, Sean Harkness on guitar, Jered Egan on bass and Rex Benincasa on drums / percussion. Directed by Lina Koutrakos, and Musically Directed by Alex Rybeck.

 

 

Hine e Hine, Metropolitan Room, New York, 2013

Ali sings live at the world famous Metropolitan Room, New York, on June 27th 2013.  Ali wows the crowd with Hine e Hine, a traditional Maori Lullaby.  With Alex Rybeck on piano, Sean Harkness on guitar, Jered Egan on bass and Rex Benincasa on drums / percussion.  Directed by Lina Koutrakos, and Musically Directed by Alex Rybeck.  The fabulous band also provided the backing vocals.  

 

   

Hernando's Hideaway, 2013.

Ali Harper performs Hernando's Hideaway live at the Court Theatre, 19th of May 2013. What do you do when your microphone stops working??? Watch and find out.... Also featuring Richard Marrett on Piano, Fiona Pears on Violin, Richie Pickard on Double Bass, Tim Sellars on Drums and Sophie Bidwell on Accordion. 

  

Song of Old Lovers / Ne Me Quittes Pas, 2013.

This video was cut from clips shot during recording sessions for the album NAUGHTY and NICE - by Ali Harper.

The album was recorded at CPIT Jazz School with Michael Bell as Music Director.  Sung by Ali Harper and Matthew Pike.

 

Recording the Naughty and Nice Album, 2013.

Ali talks about the recording of the album Naughty & Nice in March at the CPIT.

 

 

Diamonds are Forever: James Bond Concert, 2012.

With the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, sung by Ali Harper.

 

 

GoldFinger: James Bond Concert, 2012.

With the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, sung by Ali Harper.

 

  

The Man with the Golden Gun: James Bond Concert, 2012.

With the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, sung by Ali Harper.

  

Moonraker: James Bond Concert, 2012.

With the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, sung by Ali Harper.

  

You Only Live Twice: James Bond Concert, 2012.

With the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, sung by Ali Harper.

 

   

 Babe, I'm gonna leave you, 2012.

Joan Baez merges with Led Zeppelin... who would have thought it?? Ali Harper performs with the

talented Matthew Pike at the Paekakariki Memorial Hall in the Ali Harper in Concert series, enjoy...

 

'Send in the Clowns', 2012.

 

 

Dancing with the Stars, 2009.

Ali sings Breakaway on 'Dancing with the Stars', Episode 5, 2009 (TV1).

 

Songbird - Ali Harper and Nick Granville duo, 2008.

On Good Morning, TV 1.

 

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