Legendary trumpet master Bobby Shew has played professionally for over 60 years. The list of artists he’s worked with is truly astounding. Bobby played lead trumpet in the big bands of Tommy Dorsey, Maynard Ferguson, Benny Goodman, Woody Herman, and Buddy Rich. He played and/or recorded with the jazz combos of Carl Fontana, Art Pepper, Bud Shank, and Horace Silver. He played lead trumpet in the touring shows of Steve Allen, Paul Anka, Tom Jones, Elvis Presley, and Barbara Streisand. Bobby will be backed up by Chris Andrew (piano), Nevin Buehler (bass), and Sandro Dominelli (drums).
Presented with the support of the University of Saskatchewan and MacEwan University