Tag: Jazz

Chris Botti with the VSO on June 11

One of the world’s most famous instrumentalists makes a much anticipated return to the VSO stage for a special concert on Wednesday, June 11.  Famed smooth Jazz trumpeter and multi- Grammy® winning trumpeter, Chris Botti, joins...

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Stanley Jordan Solo Concert

One of the best jazz concerts that I had seen in a very long time was Stanley Jordan’s solo concert that I saw on September 2nd at Millennium Place as part of the Jazz on the Mountain Festival in Whistler. Seated in the front...

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Regina Carter at MusicFest

Regina’s performance was one of my favourite concerts held during MusicFest Vancouver. I saw her close to sell out performance at the Vogue Theatre on August 8th when she performed with her ensemble The Reverse Thread Project....

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MusicFest Vancouver August 5 – 14

MusicFest Vancouver Presents Stellar Lineup of Extraordinary Classical, Jazz and World Music Artists  MusicFest Vancouver is back for its eleventh season, August 5 – 14, 2011, with forty exciting live music performances and a...

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Blue King Brown

This was my first time seeing this Australian power house. The six-piece band blended Afro-beat, Reggae, World and Latin influences into the music they performed on July 1st at Venue as one of the headline artists at the TD...

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The Bad Plus

At the Vogue Theatre on June 30th, this threesome serious in their own right, performed complex layered pieces and turned out stellar tunes some with an American political reference and other melodic as they mixed rock, country...

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