82 results for tag: Guitar

Erin Propp and Larry Roy

Erin Propp (vocals) and Larry Roy (guitar) reach into the everyday and blur the edges, creating works that are deeply personal and achingly relatable. Erin and Larry’s musical abilities are tools of exacting expression, expertly honed. Their debut stunner, Courage, My Love, won Best Jazz Album of the Year at the 2013 Western ... Read More

Elizabeth Shepherd

Velvety-voiced pianist Elizabeth Shepherd arrived on the international scene in 2006 when her debut album Start To Move was voted one of the top jazz albums of the year by listeners of the influential Gilles Peterson Show on BBC Radio Worldwide. Since then, the Montreal-based soul-jazz innovator has established herself as one ... Read More

Avi Granite 6

New York guitarist and composer Avi Granite is best known for his Toronto-based neo-jazz sextet Avi Granite 6. Drawing inspiration from jazz, funk, punk, and avant garde, the group's sound is a cultural tapestry that explores original compositions through fierce improvisations which combine film music and the modern jazz ... Read More

No Cover Jazz Jam featuring the Emmett Fortosky Group

The very popular monthly Jazz Jams are back! Local musician and educator Emmett Fortosky and his quartet will be hosting the jam. There is no charge to attend and/or perform at the jams and we welcome singers and instrumentalists of all ages and levels to make an effort to develop jazz "chops". Emmett will be joined by Aaron ... Read More

New Year’s in New Orleans – Sold Out!

Bring in your New Year the way they do in the Big Easy, with music, dancing, food, and drink. New Year’s in New Orleans features the pumping piano rhythms of Dr. Don and the Black Mambas, the Cajun and zydeco blues of Zyde-GoGo, and the sweet street beats of the Crawdaddios. Your ticket includes party favours, midnight ... Read More

No Cover Jazz Jam featuring the Emmett Fortosky Group

The very popular monthly Jazz Jams are coming back! Local musician and educator Emmett Fortosky and his quartet will be leading this year's jams. There is no charge to attend and/or perform at the jams and we welcome singers and instrumentalists of all ages and levels to make an effort to develop jazz "chops". Emmett will be ... Read More

Adam Baldwin

Cross-Country Chin Up Presents... Adam Baldwin's Concertos & Serenades Singer-songwriter Adam Baldwin has been a mainstay of the Atlantic Canada music scene for over a decade. Starting as a member of rock combo Gloryhound before joining Matt Mays & El Torpedo in 2009, Baldwin’s own music has continued to evolve ... Read More

No Cover Jazz Jam featuring the Emmett Fortosky Group

The very popular monthly Jazz Jams are coming back! Local musician and educator Emmett Fortosky and his quartet will be leading this year's jams. There is no charge to attend and/or perform at the jams and we welcome singers and instrumentalists of all ages and levels to make an effort to develop jazz "chops". Emmett will be ... Read More

Gunner & Smith and The North Sound

Geoff Smith, who records music as Gunner & Smith, is back with a new collection of songs that is packed with both tension and redemption. His third full-length album, Hear You In My Head, due September 16, 2022, expands his take on a tried and true genre, and continues the deeply entrenched traditions of evocative lyricism ... Read More

Gillian & the Whiskey Jerks

Feeling it was time to expand her one-woman accordiana show, vocalist Gillian Snider recruited Anna Bekolay (violin), James Diakuw (clarinet), Nevin Buehler (bass), Peter Abonyi (guitar), and Aidan Weiman (drums) to join in on her musical misadventures. The Whiskey Jerks have created their own niche, combining klezmer, countr... Read More