Jazz

Kwalikum Secondary School graduate Johannes Wallmann will release his ninth album, 'Elegy for an Undiscovered Species' on June 25, 2021. (Submitted photo)

Vancouver Island jazz musician Johannes Wallmann set to release 9th album

Trumpet star Ingrid Jensen of Nanaimo featured

 

COVID-19: ‘The Ballad of Bonnie Henry’ recorded and released

COVID-19: ‘The Ballad of Bonnie Henry’ recorded and released

LISTEN: Quick turnaround for song penned by B.C. Order of Canada musician Phil Dwyer

 

Juno Award-winning musician Phil Dwyer of Qualicum Beach wrote a song for provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry. (News file photo)

Order of Canada Vancouver Island musician pens ‘The Ballad of Bonnie Henry’

Qualicum Beach lawyer and saxophonist Phil Dwyer notes health officer has become a ‘folk hero’

 

The Jon Miller Organ Quartet features Rob Cheramy, Jon Miller, Tony Denge and Monik Nordine. Photo supplied

Jon Miller Organ Quartet coming to Courtenay

The Jon Miller Organ Quartet is a top-rated jazz group based in…

  • Mar 3, 2020
The Jon Miller Organ Quartet features Rob Cheramy, Jon Miller, Tony Denge and Monik Nordine. Photo supplied
Latin American songstress Fernanda Cunha will play in Courtenay at the Avalanche Bar Feb. 27. Photo supplied.

Latin American music featured at next Georgia Straight Jazz Society show

Fernanda Cunha coming to Courtenay

  • Feb 25, 2020
Latin American songstress Fernanda Cunha will play in Courtenay at the Avalanche Bar Feb. 27. Photo supplied.
Harrison2 is a Toronto-based jass quartet featuring (from left) Harrison Vetro (drums), Harrison Argatoff (tenor saxophone), Mike Murley (tenor saxophone) and Steve Wallace (double bass). Photo supplied.

Toronto quartet Harrison2 coming to Courtenay

This week, Georgia Straight Jazz Society presents a wonderful group called Harrison2…

  • Feb 11, 2020
Harrison2 is a Toronto-based jass quartet featuring (from left) Harrison Vetro (drums), Harrison Argatoff (tenor saxophone), Mike Murley (tenor saxophone) and Steve Wallace (double bass). Photo supplied.
Larry Ayre (pictured) will be joined by Chad Pabianek and John Hyde for Thursday’s Georgia Straight Jazz Society show. Photo supplied.

Larry Ayre Trio serving up jazz in Courtenay

On Thursday, Feb. 6, at the Avalanche Bar and Grill, the Georgia…

  • Feb 4, 2020
Larry Ayre (pictured) will be joined by Chad Pabianek and John Hyde for Thursday’s Georgia Straight Jazz Society show. Photo supplied.
The Nanaimo Big Band is playing on Courtenay, Oct. 17. Photo supplied (Robert B. Ell)

Nanaimo Big Band coming to Courtenay

If you’re into big band music, this is the night for you.…

  • Oct 15, 2019
The Nanaimo Big Band is playing on Courtenay, Oct. 17. Photo supplied (Robert B. Ell)